Average Bench: 76.7% (201st of 1323)

Based on 17,103 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8850H CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 76.7% Great: 88%
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-8850H averaged 23.3% 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 81.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 112Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-8850H is 33.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-8850H performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 676Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 575Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,103 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.4 Memory 81.5 91.6
61.1 1-Core 112 128
121 2-Core 216 252
78.9% 137 Pts
Min Avg Max
179 4-Core 390 485
254 8-Core 575 751
62.1% 482 Pts
Min Avg Max
304 64-Core 676 883
45.4% 676 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 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 122
2-Core 243
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 727
77% 601 Pts
64-Core 864
58% 864 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.1
1-Core 117
2-Core 215
84% 142 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 647
69% 538 Pts
64-Core 739
50% 739 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.6
1-Core 120
2-Core 232
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 659
73% 564 Pts
64-Core 755
51% 755 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.9
1-Core 126
2-Core 250
84% 150 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 722
78% 606 Pts
64-Core 800
54% 800 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.4
1-Core 106
2-Core 191
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 504
57% 439 Pts
64-Core 626
42% 626 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 118
2-Core 196
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 523
61% 466 Pts
64-Core 787
53% 787 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 74
1-Core 115
2-Core 213
77% 134 Pts
4-Core 303
8-Core 495
51% 399 Pts
64-Core 565
38% 565 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 24.8
1-Core 22
2-Core 42.8
18% 29.9 Pts
4-Core 71.8
8-Core 122
12% 96.9 Pts
64-Core 170
11% 170 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,534,425 CPUs tested.

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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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5 months ago.

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


Terrible

2 months ago.

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


Good

2 years 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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