Average Bench: 76.3% (206th of 1323)

Based on 3,577 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8500T CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 60%Average: 76.3% Great: 83%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8500T averaged 23.6% 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 84.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 96.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8500T is 23%. 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 525Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 518Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,577 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.1 Memory 84.9 92.9
63.8 1-Core 96.2 106
126 2-Core 190 208
73.2% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
250 4-Core 369 404
339 8-Core 518 581
57.5% 444 Pts
Min Avg Max
341 64-Core 525 585
35.2% 525 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 91.5
1-Core 106
2-Core 204
80% 134 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 578
63% 487 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 85.2
1-Core 99.4
2-Core 198
75% 128 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 524
59% 454 Pts
64-Core 559
38% 559 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.8
1-Core 103
2-Core 201
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 489
58% 439 Pts
64-Core 526
35% 526 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 190
72% 122 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 515
56% 434 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.9
1-Core 94.9
2-Core 191
71% 122 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 495
57% 434 Pts
64-Core 527
35% 527 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.3
1-Core 88.9
2-Core 153
67% 109 Pts
4-Core 289
8-Core 412
45% 350 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.7
1-Core 57.2
2-Core 127
53% 86.4 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 377
40% 314 Pts
64-Core 381
26% 381 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 41.9
1-Core 23.5
2-Core 47.5
25% 37.6 Pts
4-Core 79.5
8-Core 113
12% 96.2 Pts
64-Core 133
9% 133 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,310,872 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8500T Builds (Compare 2,101 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
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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