Note: The information shown below is based on a pre-sample. Technical details or benchmark results may be different in the final version of this processor.

Intel Core i5-8400

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 2.80 GHz CPU Cores: 6
Turbo (1 Core): 4.00 GHz Turbo (6 Cores): 3.80 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: No

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630    
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 10.5 DirectX Version: 12.0
Execution units: 24 Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec support

h264: Decode/Encode JPEG: Decode/Encode
h265 8bit: Decode/Encode h265 10bit: Decode/Encode
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2666 Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 16

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1151-2 TDP: 65W
L3-Cache: 9 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Coffee Lake Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q4/2017 Market price: ca. 260 $

Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-6700KIntel Core i7-6700K
4x 4.00 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
2.19
Intel Core i9-7920XIntel Core i9-7920X
12x 2.90 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
2.19
Intel Core i9-7940XIntel Core i9-7940X
14x 3.10 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
2.19
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
2.19
Intel Xeon Gold 6146Intel Xeon Gold 6146
12x 3.20 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
2.16
Intel Xeon Gold 6144Intel Xeon Gold 6144
8x 3.50 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
2.16
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v6Intel Xeon E3-1245 v6
4x 3.70 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
2.15
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
10.94
Intel Core i7-4930KIntel Core i7-4930K
6x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
10.83
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
10.73
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
10.71
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
10.19
Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
10.16
Intel Core i7-3970XIntel Core i7-3970X
6x 3.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
10.12
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i7-7820HKIntel Core i7-7820HK
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
40.7
Intel Core i7-7920HQIntel Core i7-7920HQ
4x 3.10 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
40.7
Intel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i7-7500U
2x 2.70 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
39.6
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
39.1
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
39.1
Intel Core i5-5287UIntel Core i5-5287U
2x 2.90 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
38.5
Intel Core i5-7600KIntel Core i5-7600K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
38.1
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-7640XIntel Core i5-7640X
4x 4.00 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
180
Intel Core i7-6700KIntel Core i7-6700K
4x 4.00 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
180
Intel Core i5-7600KIntel Core i5-7600K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
179
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
178
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
177
Intel Core i3-7320Intel Core i3-7320
2x 4.10 GHz HT
176
Intel Core i5-7600Intel Core i5-7600
4x 3.50 GHz (4.10 GHz)
175
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3
8x 1.80 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
1020
Intel Xeon Silver 4108Intel Xeon Silver 4108
8x 1.80 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1014
Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2
10x 2.50 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
1008
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
1006
Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
995
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
976
Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2
8x 2.60 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
966
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Passmark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Core i7-5930KIntel Core i7-5930K
6x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
14202
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
14202
AMD Ryzen 5 1500AMD Ryzen 5 1500
6x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
14121
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
13563
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6x 3.70 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
13432
Intel Core i7-5820KIntel Core i7-5820K
6x 3.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
13413
Intel Xeon Silver 4108Intel Xeon Silver 4108
8x 1.80 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
13340
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-6700Intel Core i7-6700
4x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
4519
Intel Core i5-7640XIntel Core i5-7640X
4x 4.00 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
4489
Intel Core i5-7600KIntel Core i5-7600K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
4483
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
4462
Intel Xeon E3-1230 v6Intel Xeon E3-1230 v6
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4442
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4423
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v5Intel Xeon E3-1240 v5
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4423
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
20711
AMD Ryzen 5 1500AMD Ryzen 5 1500
6x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
20161
Intel Core i7-4960XIntel Core i7-4960X
6x 3.60 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
20120
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
19914
Intel Core i7-3970XIntel Core i7-3970X
6x 3.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
19425
Intel Core i7-3960XIntel Core i7-3960X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
19300
Intel Xeon E5-2637 v4Intel Xeon E5-2637 v4
4x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
19262
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