Average Bench: 77.7% (158th of 1265)

Based on 13,002 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8850H CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 77.7% Great: 90%
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-8850H averaged 22.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-8850H near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 82.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 113Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-8850H is 35.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-8850H performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 681Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 580Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,002 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.4 Memory 82.7 92.9
70.7 1-Core 113 128
117 2-Core 217 251
79.6% 138 Pts
Min Avg Max
168 4-Core 395 490
233 8-Core 580 759
62.8% 487 Pts
Min Avg Max
292 64-Core 681 912
45.7% 681 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 243
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 636
71% 545 Pts
64-Core 711
48% 711 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 124
2-Core 235
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 614
70% 535 Pts
64-Core 740
50% 740 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 570
63% 484 Pts
64-Core 671
45% 671 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.8
1-Core 126
2-Core 237
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 634
68% 531 Pts
64-Core 689
46% 689 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.8
1-Core 116
2-Core 223
84% 144 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 582
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 664
45% 664 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.5
1-Core 118
2-Core 230
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 575
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 627
42% 627 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.3
1-Core 85.4
2-Core 172
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 363
8-Core 504
56% 433 Pts
64-Core 622
42% 622 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.4
1-Core 116
2-Core 214
80% 137 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 576
60% 470 Pts
64-Core 740
50% 740 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.1
1-Core 65.4
2-Core 114
54% 85.3 Pts
4-Core 267
8-Core 442
45% 354 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,636,312 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-8850H Builds (Compare 699 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5530

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-8850H Processor (9M Cache, up to 4.30 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi7-8850H
# of Cores6
# of Threads12
Cache9 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$395.00
Clock Speed2.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.30 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI
Max TDP45 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 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, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.8 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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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28 days ago.

Fast but man is it HOT HOT HOT !!!! In the dell Precision 5530 it reach 100 degrees.


Excellent

4 months ago.

I've bought a notebook from Dell with this processor and it is surprisingly fast even with only 8Gb of RAM


Good

13 months ago.

Very fast on Macbook Pro 15' 2018. Very good for all general purpose uses and even gaming with an eGPU. Video or Audio editing not tested.


Good

17 months ago.

Bought it in the new aero 15 classic Fast, but hot. Very hot. Throttles while playing warframe........ Intel Plz fix this thermal issue


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