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IntelBX80684I58400

6 Cores, 6 Threads @2.8GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date: Q4 2017.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
198 EFps 233 EFps Better CSGO EFps.
+18%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
96 EFps 107 EFps Better GTAV EFps.
+11%
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
135 EFps 138 EFps +2%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
113 EFps 123 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+9%
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
115 EFps 130 EFps Better Fortnite EFps.
+13%
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 723,544 user samples
513,831 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 68% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 68% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 154th / 1271
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
209,713 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 75% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 75% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 71st / 1271
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
77.9 % 85.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+10%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
79.6 Pts 88.9 Pts Lower memory latency.
+12%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 116 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+5%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
215 Pts 228 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+6%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
410 Pts 444 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
678 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+8%
629 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
87.7 Pts 95 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+8%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts 122 Pts +3%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
234 Pts 241 Pts +3%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
457 Pts 473 Pts +4%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
767 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+11%
688 Pts
Market Share
Based on 34,338,254 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.45 % Hugely higher market share.
+178%
0.88 %
Value
Value For Money
94.1 % 97.4 % +4%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
144 % Much more popular.
+58%
91 %
Price
Price (score)
$140 Cheaper.
+19%
$172
Age
Newest
30 Months More recent.
+17%
36 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
6 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
12 nm Newer manufacturing.
+14%
14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz Faster base frequency.
+21%
2.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 4 GHz +3%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
990 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+43%
691 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
891 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+40%
636 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen+ Coffee Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None UHD 630
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The i5-8400 is a competitively priced hex-core processor from Intel’s 8th generation of Core processors (Coffee Lake). Along with the release of the unlocked i5-8600K, this is the first time that six-core processors have featured in the i5 line-up. Like the other Coffee Lake processors, the i5-8400 is based upon an improved version of Intel’s 14nm architecture which featured in both Skylake and Kaby Lake. Early benchmarks reveal that for average quad core usage (most games employ a maximum of four cores) the i5-8400 performs way above its pay grade. It achieves quad core mixed speeds close to Intel’s outgoing 2017 flagship the $300, quad-core, 8 thread i7-7700k, which to date has been a strong favourite for high-end gaming setups. On paper, the i5-8400 has a base clock of 2.8 GHz (Intel are significantly downplaying the performance of this SKU by giving it a relatively low nominal base clock), an all core boost of 3.8 GHz (this is the effective base clock figure that counts) and a single core boost of 4 GHz. This compares reasonably well to the i5-8600K which has a base clock of 3.6 GHz, all core boost of 4.1 GHz and a single core boost of 4.3 GHz. The i5-8400 also features 9MB of L3 cache and an energy-thrifty TDP of 65W. Priced at under $190, the i5-8400 offers fantastic value for money. Unfortunately, like the other Coffee Lake processors, the i5-8400 will require a new 300 series motherboard, and at the time of writing, the only available version is Intel’s high-end Z370 which isn't an ideal pairing for the i5-8400. The Z series motherboards are designed to cater for the unlocked and overclockable "K" SKUs. Cheaper 300 series motherboards will be available in 2018 at which time the 8400 will offer even better value for money. [Oct '17 CPUPro]

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