Average Bench: 76.9% (191st of 1314)

Based on 2,843 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8500T CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 62%Average: 76.9% Great: 83%
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8500T averaged 23.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-8500T near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 85.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 96.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8500T is 21.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8500T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 527Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 521Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,843 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.9 Memory 85.6 93.4
65 1-Core 96.9 106
129 2-Core 191 209
73.8% 125 Pts
Min Avg Max
257 4-Core 370 406
362 8-Core 521 584
57.8% 446 Pts
Min Avg Max
359 64-Core 527 587
35.4% 527 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 97.1
2-Core 194
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 550
61% 468 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.8
1-Core 99.8
2-Core 195
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 543
60% 464 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.6
1-Core 105
2-Core 199
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 560
61% 474 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 76
1-Core 101
2-Core 200
72% 125 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 518
60% 456 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 55.8
1-Core 99.1
2-Core 195
65% 117 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 508
58% 443 Pts
64-Core 528
36% 528 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 46.2
1-Core 24
2-Core 45.3
26% 38.5 Pts
4-Core 91.4
8-Core 121
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 124
8% 124 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,088,373 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8500T Builds (Compare 1,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3060

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8500T Processor (9M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8500T
# of Cores6
# of Threads6
Cache9 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$192.00
Clock Speed2.10 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.50 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# 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
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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