Average Bench: 61.6% (218th of 1207)

Based on 10,728 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EC Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8265U CPU @ 1.60GHz
Poor: 35%Average: 61.6% Great: 76%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-8265U averaged 38.4% 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 101Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 193Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8265U is 40.9%. 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 422Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,728 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.6 1-Core 101 118
101 2-Core 193 229
69.4% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
165 4-Core 317 431
223 8-Core 422 599
48.4% 370 Pts
Min Avg Max
241 64-Core 409 576
27.4% 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 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 114
2-Core 228
80% 171 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 521
59% 455 Pts
64-Core 507
34% 507 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 114
2-Core 215
78% 164 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 465
56% 420 Pts
64-Core 462
31% 462 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 96.9
2-Core 230
75% 163 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 568
63% 488 Pts
64-Core 550
37% 550 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 111
2-Core 226
79% 169 Pts
4-Core 362
8-Core 593
61% 478 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 113
2-Core 216
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 499
55% 426 Pts
64-Core 484
32% 484 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.4
2-Core 175
65% 136 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 469
50% 390 Pts
64-Core 451
30% 451 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,114,265 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8265U Builds (Compare 744 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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