Average Bench: 76% (209th of 1316)

Based on 16,213 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8850H CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 76% Great: 89%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-8850H averaged 23.9% 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 81.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 112Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-8850H is 35.8%. 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 657Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 558Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,213 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.3 Memory 81.6 91.8
66.2 1-Core 112 128
120 2-Core 213 251
78.5% 136 Pts
Min Avg Max
185 4-Core 383 484
230 8-Core 558 740
60.7% 470 Pts
Min Avg Max
250 64-Core 657 869
44.1% 657 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.5
1-Core 125
2-Core 251
89% 156 Pts
4-Core 495
8-Core 712
78% 604 Pts
64-Core 888
60% 888 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.3
1-Core 123
2-Core 247
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 745
77% 607 Pts
64-Core 858
58% 858 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.2
1-Core 125
2-Core 239
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 654
72% 556 Pts
64-Core 754
51% 754 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 123
2-Core 247
86% 152 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 661
72% 561 Pts
64-Core 725
49% 725 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 241
83% 147 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 649
72% 553 Pts
64-Core 780
52% 780 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 110
2-Core 188
79% 130 Pts
4-Core 335
8-Core 492
53% 413 Pts
64-Core 633
42% 633 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.9
1-Core 123
2-Core 220
81% 141 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 550
61% 468 Pts
64-Core 634
43% 634 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.2
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 149
70% 111 Pts
4-Core 233
8-Core 271
34% 252 Pts
64-Core 360
24% 360 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,063,815 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-8850H Builds (Compare 1,355 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
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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1 month ago.

Own 3 Dell 5591 machines. They're flawless with the 8850H for business and work.


Excellent

14 months ago.

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


Good

23 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

2 years 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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