Average Bench: 64.7% (513th of 1452)

Based on 167,898 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8300H CPU @ 2.30GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8300H averaged 35.2% 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.


Avg. Memory Latency 76.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 97.4Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8300H is 41.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8300H performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Speed 419Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 410Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 167,898 samples)
Min Avg Max
42.6 Memory 76.3 91.8
43.9 1-Core 97.4 117
70.6 2-Core 176 224
67.5% 117 Pts
Min Avg Max
111 4-Core 291 388
156 8-Core 410 575
44.1% 351 Pts
Min Avg Max
181 64-Core 419 587
26% 419 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
81% 146 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 536
57% 454 Pts
64-Core 537
33% 537 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 118
2-Core 234
82% 146 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 508
55% 437 Pts
64-Core 511
32% 511 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 207
79% 137 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 481
53% 417 Pts
64-Core 482
30% 482 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.8
1-Core 116
2-Core 213
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 488
50% 405 Pts
64-Core 503
31% 503 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.2
1-Core 111
2-Core 208
77% 134 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 446
49% 385 Pts
64-Core 440
27% 440 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.3
1-Core 104
2-Core 187
70% 123 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 289
40% 293 Pts
64-Core 301
19% 301 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.4
1-Core 91
2-Core 156
65% 109 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 292
33% 257 Pts
64-Core 308
19% 308 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.4
1-Core 66.4
2-Core 122
56% 89.5 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 324
33% 267 Pts
64-Core 348
22% 348 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.6
1-Core 67.2
2-Core 126
54% 88.5 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 356
36% 292 Pts
64-Core 332
20% 332 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,964,744 CPUs tested

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Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop 62%
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-52


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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


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


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
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes


Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo


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2 years ago.

Superior to i7 processor till 6700 !!!


3 months ago.

szybki procesor, nadaje się do grania


12 months ago.

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


8 months ago.

I'm using it for gaming with gtx 1050 and it's rlly good combination


22 months ago.

best affordable high performance processor ever


3 years ago.

I have a great performance for my budget gaming laptop


3 years ago.

Tá fixe :3 A minha namorada vai ter um.


3 years ago.

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


23 months ago.

Loads of performance for a low price


21 months ago.

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


2 years ago.

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


3 years ago.

Pretty good laptop cpu. Recommend it.


4 years ago.

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


4 years ago.

Is very fast.


5 years ago.

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


5 years ago.

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

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