Average Bench: 72.3% (252nd of 1276)

Based on 277 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8305G CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 58%Average: 72.3% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8305G averaged 27.7% 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. Memory Latency 83.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8305G is 22.9%. 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 507Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 499Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 277 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.3 Memory 83.1 92.3
69.9 1-Core 98.9 114
129 2-Core 188 217
73% 123 Pts
Min Avg Max
188 4-Core 333 400
292 8-Core 499 566
53.5% 416 Pts
Min Avg Max
298 64-Core 507 567
34% 507 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 91
1-Core 107
2-Core 214
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 521
53% 418 Pts
64-Core 514
34% 514 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 84.1
2-Core 178
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 496
54% 418 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 82
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 177
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 532
56% 436 Pts
64-Core 535
36% 535 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 97.4
2-Core 188
71% 121 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 486
54% 415 Pts
64-Core 447
30% 447 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.3
1-Core 87.1
2-Core 152
69% 111 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 320
38% 289 Pts
64-Core 326
22% 326 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.1
1-Core 99.6
2-Core 200
68% 121 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 522
55% 432 Pts
64-Core 497
33% 497 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.5
1-Core 41.3
2-Core 70.9
38% 56.9 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 162
19% 145 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 35,919,260 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8305G Builds (Compare 447 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 15 9575

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $36

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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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