Average Bench: 71.9% (318th of 1358)

Based on 169,747 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8300H CPU @ 2.30GHz

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8300H averaged 28.0% 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 84.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 102Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8300H is 32.6%. 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 465Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 460Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 169,747 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.3 Memory 84.9 93.8
56.4 1-Core 102 120
102 2-Core 190 235
74.6% 126 Pts
Min Avg Max
178 4-Core 322 421
221 8-Core 460 619
50.6% 391 Pts
Min Avg Max
242 64-Core 465 618
31.2% 465 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 87.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 239
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 576
66% 503 Pts
64-Core 583
39% 583 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.8
1-Core 117
2-Core 206
83% 139 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 616
61% 485 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.5
1-Core 119
2-Core 236
85% 148 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 569
61% 477 Pts
64-Core 620
42% 620 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.8
1-Core 115
2-Core 207
78% 134 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 467
51% 395 Pts
64-Core 462
31% 462 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.3
1-Core 110
2-Core 205
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 264
8-Core 468
46% 366 Pts
64-Core 416
28% 416 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.6
1-Core 68.3
2-Core 129
59% 93.6 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 368
39% 305 Pts
64-Core 328
22% 328 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.1
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 161
65% 108 Pts
4-Core 260
8-Core 362
40% 311 Pts
64-Core 367
25% 367 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 54,548,115 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8300H Builds (Compare 11,309 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
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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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1 day ago.

TurboBoost is a life-saver when it comes to lower end CPU’s like this one.


Poor

10 months 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.


Good

3 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.


Excellent

5 months ago.

Superior to i7 processor till 6700 !!!


Good

1 month ago.

szybki procesor, nadaje się do grania


Poor

1 day ago.

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


Poor

25 days ago.

best affordable high performance processor ever


Excellent

23 months ago.

I have a great performance for my budget gaming laptop


Good

2 years ago.

Tá fixe :3 A minha namorada vai ter um.


Good

9 months ago.

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


Poor

1 month ago.

Loads of performance for a low price


Good

20 months ago.

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


Poor

6 months ago.

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


Good

13 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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

17 months ago.

Pretty good laptop cpu. Recommend it.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

3 years ago.

Is very fast.


Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Good

3 years ago.

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


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