Average Bench: 63.7% (191st of 1203)

Based on 192 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8305G CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 63.7% Great: 72%
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8305G averaged 36.2% 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 101Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 191Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8305G is 23.1%. 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 523Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 514Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 192 samples)
Min Avg Max
73 1-Core 101 115
137 2-Core 191 218
69.1% 146 Pts
Min Avg Max
254 4-Core 337 400
365 8-Core 514 567
54.5% 425 Pts
Min Avg Max
373 64-Core 523 568
35.1% 523 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
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)
1-Core 116
2-Core 219
79% 167 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 562
62% 476 Pts
64-Core 562
38% 562 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 115
2-Core 208
77% 162 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 563
61% 471 Pts
64-Core 563
38% 563 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 111
2-Core 194
73% 152 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 443
53% 398 Pts
64-Core 519
35% 519 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 106
2-Core 209
74% 157 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 509
56% 430 Pts
64-Core 560
38% 560 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 100
2-Core 191
69% 146 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 549
57% 448 Pts
64-Core 548
37% 548 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 75.1
2-Core 134
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 317
8-Core 539
54% 428 Pts
64-Core 533
36% 533 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,360,284 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8305G Builds (Compare 1,304 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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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