Average Bench: 73.8% (255th of 1316)

Based on 140,681 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8300H CPU @ 2.30GHz

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8300H averaged 26.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 86Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 105Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8300H is 32.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8300H performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 475Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 476Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 140,681 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.8 Memory 86 93.8
58 1-Core 105 123
106 2-Core 199 241
76.8% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
178 4-Core 337 440
250 8-Core 476 622
52.8% 407 Pts
Min Avg Max
248 64-Core 475 618
31.9% 475 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.2
1-Core 118
2-Core 224
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 510
58% 442 Pts
64-Core 524
35% 524 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.3
1-Core 117
2-Core 232
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 597
61% 482 Pts
64-Core 614
41% 614 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.8
1-Core 116
2-Core 226
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 523
57% 444 Pts
64-Core 539
36% 539 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.9
1-Core 120
2-Core 228
86% 147 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 550
57% 448 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.8
1-Core 108
2-Core 176
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 438
53% 399 Pts
64-Core 504
34% 504 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 113
2-Core 191
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 376
43% 330 Pts
64-Core 404
27% 404 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 65.7
2-Core 124
58% 90.8 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 322
34% 264 Pts
64-Core 334
22% 334 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 1.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 81.7
2-Core 126
62% 97 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 260
29% 222 Pts
64-Core 262
18% 262 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,570,576 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8300H Builds (Compare 8,964 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8300H Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8300H
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$250.00
Clock Speed2.30 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.00 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI
Max TDP45 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.00 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.8 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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3 days ago.

i don't get much fps on minecraft


Excellent

9 days ago.

Excellent CPU, been using for 2 years for heavy gaming as well as work and it has stood up very well. Only downside is that it gets very hot while gaming, pushing 97-99C during sometimes. But other than that, its a great all rounder for the price.


Terrible

7 months ago.

Able to play most titles and most day to day tasks. Handles Minecraft quite well, even with some moderately complex mods. Struggles a bit with Conan exiles, maxed out before the 8GB RAM or GTX 1050 (mobile). Handles Microsoft word like a champ! Would definitely benefit from more RAM, but still does alright with this setup.


Good

1 month ago.

Superior to i7 processor till 6700 !!!


Excellent

2 months ago.

szybki procesor, nadaje się do grania


Poor

1 month ago.

it work great and does what is needs to do! No more to say


Good

10 months ago.

best affordable high performance processor ever


Excellent

12 months ago.

I have a great performance for my budget gaming laptop


Good

14 months ago.

Tá fixe :3 A minha namorada vai ter um.


Good

14 months ago.

8 logical cores, enable hyperthreading, for it price it's really good


Good

9 months ago.

only problem that it likes to run hot and laptops needs to have a good fan


Good

10 months ago.

Loads of performance for a low price


Poor

23 months ago.

nah. I don't like this.. i better use RYZEN 5 3550H


Good

3 months ago.

I have this processor in my laptop. It is competitive in terms of price/ value and performance.


Excellent

15 months ago.

hyperthreading really help with loading cpu and you can play some games with gtx1060\1660 ti the 7300hq predecessor was not suitable only for very weak video cards


Excellent

6 months ago.

Pretty good laptop cpu. Recommend it.


Excellent

18 months ago.

It’s a very fast processor for daily activities, multitasking and some modern games.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Is very fast.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Very fast for a mobile i5, I would recommend this in any laptop!


Good

2 years ago.

It has good performance although it still have a bit of lag.


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