Average Bench: 80.8% (64th of 1132)

Based on 29 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8400H CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 80.8% Great: 92%
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8400H averaged just 19.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-8400H near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Floating Point Speed 123Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 117Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8400H is 33%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8400H performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 575Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 392Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 29 samples)
Min Avg Max
73.3 SC Int 114 127
78.6 SC Float 123 134
69.8 SC Mixed 117 129
94.6% 118 Pts
Min Avg Max
255 QC Int 379 470
276 QC Float 416 511
210 QC Mixed 392 492
89.6% 396 Pts
Min Avg Max
336 MC Int 549 629
416 MC Float 637 726
391 MC Mixed 575 683
87.8% 587 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 123
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 129
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 432
98% 433 Pts
MC Int 628
MC Float 726
MC Mixed 683
101% 679 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 124
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 127
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 462
QC Mixed 431
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 623
MC Float 681
MC Mixed 641
97% 648 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 125
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 123
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 412
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 417
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 618
MC Float 713
MC Mixed 642
98% 658 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 121
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 396
QC Mixed 346
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 587
MC Mixed 528
80% 536 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.4
SC Float 90.5
SC Mixed 84.8
68% 85.2 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 321
QC Mixed 292
68% 300 Pts
MC Int 448
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 477
72% 480 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
SC Int 120
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 122
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 210
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 500
MC Float 582
MC Mixed 519
80% 534 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,605,804 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8400H Builds (Compare 65 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8400H Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8400H
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 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 Frequency1.10 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

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