Average Bench: 71.6% (293rd of 1316)

Based on 333 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8305G CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 57%Average: 71.6% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8305G averaged 28.4% 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 82.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 97.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8305G is 23.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8305G performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 499Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 492Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 333 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.9 Memory 82.3 92.3
56 1-Core 97.2 114
117 2-Core 186 217
72.1% 122 Pts
Min Avg Max
182 4-Core 330 400
253 8-Core 492 565
52.8% 411 Pts
Min Avg Max
282 64-Core 499 567
33.5% 499 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 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 108
2-Core 200
80% 134 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 522
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 86
1-Core 107
2-Core 205
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 525
59% 454 Pts
64-Core 517
35% 517 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.7
1-Core 110
2-Core 211
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 501
55% 425 Pts
64-Core 497
33% 497 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.6
1-Core 111
2-Core 207
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 517
55% 430 Pts
64-Core 534
36% 534 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 92
1-Core 112
2-Core 212
82% 139 Pts
4-Core 323
8-Core 520
54% 422 Pts
64-Core 536
36% 536 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.8
1-Core 101
2-Core 187
74% 124 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 477
51% 399 Pts
64-Core 514
34% 514 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.7
1-Core 102
2-Core 188
72% 123 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 484
53% 411 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 84
1-Core 55
2-Core 122
55% 86.9 Pts
4-Core 196
8-Core 278
31% 237 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.4
1-Core 60.6
2-Core 110
57% 86.5 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 263
26% 208 Pts
64-Core 332
22% 332 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,412,578 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8305G Builds (Compare 728 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 15 9575

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $50

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8305G Processor with Radeon™ RX Vega M GL graphics (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake G
Launch DateQ1'18
Processor Numberi5-8305G
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.80 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.80 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI
Description65W Package TDP

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP 1.4, DP 1.2, HDMI 1.4, 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
Discrete GraphicsRadeon™ RX Vega M GL Graphics
DG Max Frequency1011 MHz
DG Base Frequency931 MHz
DG Compute Units20
DG Memory Bandwidth179.2 GB/s

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x8, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes8

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
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size31mm x 58.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedBGA2270

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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