Average Bench: 74.5% (203rd of 1239)

Based on 84,885 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8300H CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 51%Average: 74.5% Great: 88%
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8300H averaged 25.4% 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 86.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 104Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8300H is 37%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8300H performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 491Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 485Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 84,885 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.2 Memory 86.4 94.3
54.1 1-Core 104 123
101 2-Core 199 241
76.7% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
170 4-Core 343 462
225 8-Core 485 634
53.7% 414 Pts
Min Avg Max
238 64-Core 491 633
32.9% 491 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 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 230
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 580
65% 500 Pts
64-Core 579
39% 579 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.1
1-Core 115
2-Core 227
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 546
62% 475 Pts
64-Core 538
36% 538 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.6
1-Core 116
2-Core 223
84% 144 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 548
60% 466 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 88
1-Core 115
2-Core 226
83% 143 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 489
57% 434 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.9
1-Core 121
2-Core 214
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 486
56% 426 Pts
64-Core 494
33% 494 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.4
1-Core 70.6
2-Core 132
60% 95.4 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 369
38% 301 Pts
64-Core 373
25% 373 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,618,218 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8300H Builds (Compare 6,645 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Acer Nitro AN515-53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Very poor Total price: $75

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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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Poor

8 days ago.

with a gtx 1060 mobile it can run most games but it can't get a stable 60 fps on new or demanding games


Poor

19 days ago.

I am using this CPU and i love it


Good

2 months ago.

Superior to i7 processor till 6700 !!!


Good

4 months ago.

My brother has it and he's a clown. Please take it off your website ........kid........


Good

1 month ago.

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


Good

22 days ago.

best affordable high performance processor ever


Excellent

1 day ago.

I have a great performance for my budget gaming laptop


Terrible

11 months ago.

Tá fixe :3 A minha namorada vai ter um.


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


Excellent

10 months ago.

Loads of performance for a low price


Poor

7 months ago.

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


Good

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

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


Excellent

11 months ago.

Is very fast.


Excellent

15 months ago.

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


Good

12 months ago.

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


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