Average Bench: 64.3% (122nd of 1182)

Based on 846 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8400T CPU @ 1.70GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8400T averaged 35.7% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 95.7Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 188Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8400T is just 8.59%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8400T performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 524Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 520Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 846 samples)
Min Avg Max
85.7 1-Core 95.7 101
173 2-Core 188 198
66.9% 142 Pts
Min Avg Max
334 4-Core 366 383
459 8-Core 520 549
57.4% 443 Pts
Min Avg Max
473 64-Core 524 551
35.2% 524 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 99.9
2-Core 197
70% 148 Pts
4-Core 383
8-Core 544
60% 464 Pts
64-Core 539
36% 539 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98.9
2-Core 193
69% 146 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 542
60% 460 Pts
64-Core 537
36% 537 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.3
2-Core 195
69% 146 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 539
60% 459 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 94.5
2-Core 187
66% 141 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 536
59% 453 Pts
64-Core 537
36% 537 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.6
2-Core 173
65% 135 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 521
57% 440 Pts
64-Core 527
35% 527 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 96.1
2-Core 190
67% 143 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 550
58% 451 Pts
64-Core 526
35% 526 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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 Prices

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Typical Core i5-8400T Builds (Compare 535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
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Workstation
Workstation 35%
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System: HP Pavilion All-in-One 24-r0xx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $199

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8400T Processor (9M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8400T
# of Cores6
# of Threads6
Cache9 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$182.00
Clock Speed1.70 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.30 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 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
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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