Average Bench: 76.3% (202nd of 1316)

Based on 3,081 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8500T CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 56%Average: 76.3% Great: 84%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8500T averaged 23.7% 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 85.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 96.1Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8500T is 27.5%. 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 522Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 514Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,081 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.6 Memory 85.1 93.3
64.2 1-Core 96.1 106
126 2-Core 190 208
73.2% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
247 4-Core 367 405
324 8-Core 514 582
57.2% 441 Pts
Min Avg Max
339 64-Core 522 586
35.1% 522 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 103
2-Core 201
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 574
63% 486 Pts
64-Core 576
39% 576 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.9
1-Core 98.1
2-Core 203
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 561
62% 479 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 90.1
1-Core 101
2-Core 204
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 552
62% 476 Pts
64-Core 554
37% 554 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.5
1-Core 103
2-Core 204
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 565
63% 482 Pts
64-Core 571
38% 571 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 100
2-Core 201
78% 131 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 564
60% 469 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.3
1-Core 99.2
2-Core 199
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 572
62% 478 Pts
64-Core 560
38% 560 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 90
1-Core 99.4
2-Core 196
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 488
58% 439 Pts
64-Core 465
31% 465 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.6
1-Core 105
2-Core 206
76% 131 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 563
63% 482 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,909,554 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8500T Builds (Compare 1,680 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
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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