Average Bench: 56.5% (204th of 1182)

Based on 8,761 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8265U CPU @ 1.60GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8265U averaged 43.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 102Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 195Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8265U is 45.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8265U performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 420Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 434Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,761 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.2 1-Core 102 119
103 2-Core 195 232
70.4% 149 Pts
Min Avg Max
159 4-Core 324 433
207 8-Core 434 606
49.5% 379 Pts
Min Avg Max
235 64-Core 420 593
28.2% 420 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 110
2-Core 226
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 561
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 110
2-Core 211
76% 161 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 437
50% 380 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.9
2-Core 141
57% 116 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 396
45% 347 Pts
64-Core 385
26% 385 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 83.3
2-Core 156
57% 120 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 411
43% 338 Pts
64-Core 427
29% 427 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.3
2-Core 136
56% 113 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 295
33% 253 Pts
64-Core 368
25% 368 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 65.2
2-Core 140
48% 103 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 263
25% 202 Pts
64-Core 294
20% 294 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,372,630 CPUs tested.

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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 31%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8265U Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameWhiskey Lake
Launch DateQ3'18
Processor Numberi5-8265U
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$297.00
Clock Speed1.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.90 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
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-NINo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size46x24
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1528

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Poor (edit your comment) Add link

12 days ago.

Great mobile mod range processor the only thing holding it back is the gou


Good

23 hrs ago.

really fast cpu renderstuff like nothing


Good

2 days ago.

I have it


Excellent

11 days ago.

I have one in a lenovo C340 and I am loving the speed over my old i7 6600u


Good

23 days ago.

Very powerful


Excellent

4 months ago.

Excelente custo benefício, rápido e muito econômico.


Good

19 days ago.

It throttles but not as much as AMD!


Excellent

1 month ago.

for the price its awesome


Good

7 months ago.

Although gets hot quickly but performs like super star


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