Average Bench: 76.4% (194th of 1307)

Based on 14,874 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8850H CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 76.4% Great: 89%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-8850H averaged 23.5% 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 81.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 112Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-8850H is 36%. 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 664Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 571Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,874 samples)
Min Avg Max
65 Memory 81.2 92.2
65.8 1-Core 112 128
115 2-Core 213 251
78.4% 135 Pts
Min Avg Max
172 4-Core 389 491
219 8-Core 571 765
61.8% 480 Pts
Min Avg Max
266 64-Core 664 909
44.6% 664 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 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.9
1-Core 128
2-Core 215
86% 145 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 618
67% 522 Pts
64-Core 727
49% 727 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 240
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 668
72% 557 Pts
64-Core 746
50% 746 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 123
2-Core 239
84% 147 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 730
77% 602 Pts
64-Core 852
57% 852 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.6
1-Core 120
2-Core 236
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 640
67% 525 Pts
64-Core 738
50% 738 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 122
2-Core 215
85% 143 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 566
62% 477 Pts
64-Core 683
46% 683 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 119
2-Core 230
83% 144 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 662
68% 538 Pts
64-Core 781
52% 781 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 87.1
2-Core 150
64% 105 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 431
48% 371 Pts
64-Core 628
42% 628 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 95.6
2-Core 87
60% 88.2 Pts
4-Core 301
8-Core 229
38% 265 Pts
64-Core 588
40% 588 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.5
1-Core 103
2-Core 194
66% 118 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 524
55% 432 Pts
64-Core 591
40% 591 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,156,299 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-8850H Builds (Compare 1,145 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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2 months ago.

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


Excellent

10 months ago.

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


Good

20 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

23 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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