Average Bench: 62.5% (206th of 1206)

Based on 14,998 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8265U CPU @ 1.60GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8265U averaged 37.4% 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 194Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8265U is 43.4%. 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 423Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 439Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,998 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.1 1-Core 102 118
96.4 2-Core 194 232
70.3% 148 Pts
Min Avg Max
157 4-Core 322 431
216 8-Core 439 605
49.7% 381 Pts
Min Avg Max
241 64-Core 423 588
28.4% 423 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 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 110
2-Core 228
79% 169 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 457
60% 442 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 118
2-Core 228
82% 173 Pts
4-Core 392
8-Core 491
58% 442 Pts
64-Core 493
33% 493 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 118
2-Core 232
82% 175 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 568
62% 477 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
1-Core 116
2-Core 216
79% 166 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 126
41% 262 Pts
64-Core 40.1
3% 40.1 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 113
2-Core 181
72% 147 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 382
42% 324 Pts
64-Core 366
25% 366 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 133
54% 109 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 254
26% 208 Pts
64-Core 252
17% 252 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.8
2-Core 117
48% 97.5 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 305
31% 245 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 24,130,177 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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15 days ago.

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


Excellent

1 day ago.

really fast cpu renderstuff like nothing


Excellent

4 days ago.

Best midrange cpu for normal users


Terrible

4 days ago.

worst service regading it


Excellent

2 days ago.

this cpu has great performance in my works


Poor

3 days ago.

Excelente custo benefício, rápido e muito econômico.


Poor

7 days ago.

It throttles but not as much as AMD!


Good

11 months ago.

Although gets hot quickly but performs like super star


Excellent

1 month ago.

If there is cold, then the Turbo Boost is awesome.


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