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 i7-8550U

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 1.80 GHz CPU Cores: 4
Turbo (1 Core): 4.00 GHz Turbo (4 Cores): 2.50 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: No

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 620    
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 10 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: DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 12

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: BGA 1356 TDP: 15W
L3-Cache: 8 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Kaby Lake Refresh Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q3/2017 Market price: ca. 385 $

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 i5-7600TIntel Core i5-7600T
4x 2.80 GHz (3.70 GHz)
1.93
Intel Core i7-7660UIntel Core i7-7660U
2x 2.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1.92
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
1.92
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1.91
AMD Ryzen 7 1700XAMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.91
Intel Xeon E5-2637 v4Intel Xeon E5-2637 v4
4x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.89
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.89
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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 i5-3570Intel Core i5-3570
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
5.88
Intel Core i5-3570KIntel Core i5-3570K
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
5.88
Intel Core i5-6440EQIntel Core i5-6440EQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.40 GHz)
5.86
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
5.86
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
5.85
Intel Core i5-8250UIntel Core i5-8250U
4x 1.60 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
5.83
AMD Phenom II X6 1100TAMD Phenom II X6 1100T
6x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
5.81
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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.

AMD A10-5700AMD A10-5700
4x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz)
44
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
43.7
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
43.7
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
43.3
Intel Core i7-8650UIntel Core i7-8650U
4x 1.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
43.3
Intel Core i7-7600UIntel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
43.3
AMD A8-5600KAMD A8-5600K
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz)
43
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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 i7-6700Intel Core i7-6700
4x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
171
Intel Core i7-7567UIntel Core i7-7567U
2x 3.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
171
Intel Core i7-7660UIntel Core i7-7660U
2x 2.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
170
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
169
Intel Core i7-4790KIntel Core i7-4790K
4x 4.00 GHz (4.40 GHz) HT
169
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
168
Intel Core i7-7700TIntel Core i7-7700T
4x 2.90 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
168
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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 Core i5-6440HQIntel Core i5-6440HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.50 GHz)
546
Intel Core i5-7300HQIntel Core i5-7300HQ
4x 2.50 GHz (3.50 GHz)
541
Intel Core i5-5575RIntel Core i5-5575R
4x 2.80 GHz (3.30 GHz)
536
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
535
Intel Core i5-4690KIntel Core i5-4690K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
534
Intel Core i5-4690Intel Core i5-4690
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
534
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
533
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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.

AMD FX-8150AMD FX-8150
8x 3.60 GHz (4.20 GHz)
7720
Intel Core i5-4690Intel Core i5-4690
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
7700
Intel Core i5-4690KIntel Core i5-4690K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
7700
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
7685
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
7662
Intel Core i5-8250UIntel Core i5-8250U
4x 1.60 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
7638
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v5Intel Xeon E3-1220 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
7613
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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 Xeon E5-2697 v4Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4
18x 2.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
4231
Intel Xeon E5-2698 v4Intel Xeon E5-2698 v4
20x 2.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
4228
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4
22x 2.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
4228
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
4221
Intel Core i3-7320Intel Core i3-7320
2x 4.10 GHz HT
4198
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
4147
Intel Core i7-7820HKIntel Core i7-7820HK
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4146
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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 Xeon E3-1225 v6Intel Xeon E3-1225 v6
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
11514
AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1300AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1300
4x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz)
11500
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
11499
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
11493
Intel Core i5-6440HQIntel Core i5-6440HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.50 GHz)
11464
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
11458
Intel Core i7-4700MQIntel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
11452
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