Average Bench: 88% (77th of 1337)

Based on 1,379 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9500F CPU @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 74%Average: 88% Great: 95%
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-9500F averaged just 11.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-9500F near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 89Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 125Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-9500F is 20.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-9500F performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 668Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 659Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 1,379 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.5 Memory 89 95.5
106 1-Core 125 134
199 2-Core 246 265
87.9% 153 Pts
Min Avg Max
354 4-Core 473 516
466 8-Core 659 742
73.5% 566 Pts
Min Avg Max
493 64-Core 668 743
44.9% 668 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 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.1
1-Core 128
2-Core 247
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 725
80% 615 Pts
64-Core 735
49% 735 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 125
2-Core 253
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 725
79% 611 Pts
64-Core 722
48% 722 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.8
1-Core 126
2-Core 244
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 661
74% 570 Pts
64-Core 683
46% 683 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.8
1-Core 123
2-Core 252
89% 156 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 695
75% 584 Pts
64-Core 720
48% 720 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.2
1-Core 130
2-Core 255
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 700
78% 599 Pts
64-Core 723
48% 723 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.7
1-Core 132
2-Core 240
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 678
77% 590 Pts
64-Core 677
45% 677 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.6
1-Core 114
2-Core 221
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 599
66% 510 Pts
64-Core 601
40% 601 Pts
1,379 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 50,016,208 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-9500F Builds (Compare 10,197 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus PRIME H310M-E R2.0

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $266

Popular Core i5-9500F compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2022 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-9500F Processor
Launch DateQ2'19
Processor Numberi5-9500F
# 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
Clock Speed3.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.40 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 GB/s
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
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

24 months ago.

Fast CPU which is ideal for a gaming machine or powerful office desktop. With basic aftermarket cooler temps rarely rise above 50 degrees under full load. While the Ryzen 3600 is ultimately more powerful, some buyers prefer Intel for various reasons.


Your
opinion?
1337 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-12600K $295Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-12400F $184Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i5-11600K $250Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $67SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $76SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $71G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $470SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback