Average Bench: 61.8% (211th of 1197)

Based on 12,178 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8265U CPU @ 1.60GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8265U averaged 38.2% 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 101Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 191Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8265U is 44%. 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 409Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 429Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,178 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.3 1-Core 101 118
98 2-Core 191 232
69.3% 146 Pts
Min Avg Max
159 4-Core 319 430
231 8-Core 429 599
48.8% 374 Pts
Min Avg Max
232 64-Core 409 578
27.5% 409 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 117
2-Core 233
82% 175 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 570
63% 487 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 114
2-Core 212
78% 163 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 540
60% 464 Pts
64-Core 548
37% 548 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 110
2-Core 222
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 490
58% 442 Pts
64-Core 472
32% 472 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 111
2-Core 223
78% 167 Pts
4-Core 369
8-Core 497
56% 433 Pts
64-Core 376
25% 376 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 94.1
2-Core 215
71% 154 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 588
63% 491 Pts
64-Core 358
24% 358 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
1-Core 56.8
2-Core 103
38% 79.8 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 356
36% 283 Pts
64-Core 347
23% 347 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 58.2
2-Core 113
40% 85.8 Pts
4-Core 179
8-Core 270
29% 224 Pts
64-Core 44.5
3% 44.5 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 10.8
2-Core 15.7
7% 13.2 Pts
4-Core 27.7
8-Core 44.6
5% 36.2 Pts
64-Core 48.8
3% 48.8 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,817,177 CPUs tested.

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Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
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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2 days ago.

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


Excellent

23 days ago.

really fast cpu renderstuff like nothing


Excellent

14 days ago.

I have it


Excellent

1 month ago.

So power efficient


Good

1 month ago.

Very powerful


Excellent

6 months ago.

Excelente custo benefício, rápido e muito econômico.


Good

2 months ago.

It throttles but not as much as AMD!


Excellent

2 months ago.

for the price its awesome


Good

9 months ago.

Although gets hot quickly but performs like super star


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