Average Bench: 82.3% (146th of 1355)

Based on 335 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8500B CPU @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 82.3% Great: 90%
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8500B averaged just 17.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-8500B near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 84.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 118Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8500B is 31.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8500B performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 596Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 602Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 335 samples)
Min Avg Max
69.6 Memory 84.3 92.3
102 1-Core 118 125
207 2-Core 233 247
83.2% 145 Pts
Min Avg Max
238 4-Core 438 485
242 8-Core 602 702
67.7% 520 Pts
Min Avg Max
245 64-Core 596 707
40% 596 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 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.7
1-Core 114
2-Core 239
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 664
73% 566 Pts
64-Core 638
43% 638 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 122
2-Core 225
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 685
74% 577 Pts
64-Core 677
45% 677 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.4
1-Core 123
2-Core 240
87% 151 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 673
75% 575 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 716
75% 589 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.6
1-Core 113
2-Core 227
83% 143 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 489
55% 421 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 73
1-Core 119
2-Core 230
79% 141 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 520
66% 492 Pts
64-Core 616
41% 616 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.5
1-Core 92
2-Core 179
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 390
47% 352 Pts
64-Core 374
25% 374 Pts
CPU Socket #0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.1
1-Core 113
2-Core 224
75% 134 Pts
4-Core 236
8-Core 226
32% 231 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,521,410 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8500B Builds (Compare 235 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Apple Macmini8,1

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8500B Processor (9M Cache, up to 4.10 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8500B
# of Cores6
# of Threads6
Cache9 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.10 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Max TDP65 W

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
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 Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

2 years ago.

This processor that is in the Mac Mini 2018 has perfect performance, although it has fewer cores than my Ryzen 1700 I do not notice differences in usual tasks.


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