Average Bench: 71.7% (310th of 1335)

Based on 354 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8305G CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 58%Average: 71.7% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8305G averaged 28.3% 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 82.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 97.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8305G is 23.6%. 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 500Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 492Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 354 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.3 Memory 82.5 92.3
56.6 1-Core 97.2 114
119 2-Core 186 217
72.2% 122 Pts
Min Avg Max
188 4-Core 330 400
277 8-Core 492 565
52.9% 411 Pts
Min Avg Max
292 64-Core 500 566
33.5% 500 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 92.2
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 203
75% 127 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 549
60% 464 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.1
1-Core 113
2-Core 214
81% 138 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 552
61% 473 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 90
1-Core 112
2-Core 198
80% 133 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 559
60% 465 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.1
1-Core 104
2-Core 201
74% 128 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 543
57% 448 Pts
64-Core 541
36% 541 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.8
1-Core 99.8
2-Core 187
71% 121 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 543
57% 448 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.5
1-Core 106
2-Core 213
78% 134 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 538
54% 429 Pts
64-Core 551
37% 551 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.7
1-Core 93.1
2-Core 168
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 301
8-Core 474
49% 388 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,673,456 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8305G Builds (Compare 805 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: 40% - Below average Total price: $31

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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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