Average Bench: 71.3% (273rd of 1272)

Based on 136 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8279U CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 45%Average: 71.3% Great: 85%
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Popular builds with this CPU

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8279U averaged 28.7% 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 114Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 221Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8279U is 40.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8279U performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 449Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 465Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 136 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.7 Memory 76.4 89.7
92.1 1-Core 114 125
176 2-Core 221 248
78.2% 137 Pts
Min Avg Max
217 4-Core 368 465
219 8-Core 465 631
55% 417 Pts
Min Avg Max
213 64-Core 449 550
30.2% 449 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 121
2-Core 234
82% 145 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 484
58% 439 Pts
64-Core 473
32% 473 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.7
1-Core 119
2-Core 186
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 467
56% 420 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.6
1-Core 91.9
2-Core 195
68% 119 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 395
47% 357 Pts
64-Core 414
28% 414 Pts
, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 79.1
1-Core 96.7
2-Core 207
73% 128 Pts
4-Core 280
8-Core 292
39% 286 Pts
64-Core 230
16% 230 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.4
1-Core 105
2-Core 228
71% 130 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 582
60% 469 Pts
64-Core 520
35% 520 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 59.6
1-Core 106
2-Core 191
67% 119 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 372
44% 333 Pts
64-Core 405
27% 405 Pts
, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 71.7
1-Core 68
2-Core 124
54% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 224
8-Core 232
31% 228 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,630,417 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8279U Builds (Compare 41 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8279U Processor
Launch DateQ2'19
Processor Numberi5-8279U
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed2.40 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.10 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s
Max TDP28 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® Iris® Plus Graphics 655
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
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
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
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size46x24
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1528

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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