AMD A8-6600K vs. Intel Core i5-8500

CPU comparison with benchmarks


AMD A8-6600K CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i5-8500
AMD A8-6600K Intel Core i5-8500
3.90 GHz Frequency 3.00 GHz
4.20 GHz Turbo (1 Core) 4.10 GHz
4.20 GHz Turbo (All Cores) 3.70 GHz
4 Cores 6
No Hyperthreading No
Yes Overclocking ? No
normal Core architecture normal
AMD Radeon HD 8570D GPU Intel UHD Graphics 630
0.84 GHz GPU frequency 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo) 1.15 GHz
5 GPU Generation 9.5
32 nm Technology 14 nm
11.2 DirectX Version 12
2 Max. displays 3
4 Execution units 24
256 Shader 192
2 GB Max. GPU Memory 64 GB
Decode Codec h264 Decode / Encode
No Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) Decode / Encode
No Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) Decode / Encode
No Codec VP8 Decode / Encode
No Codec VP9 Decode / Encode
No Codec AV1 No
Decode Codec VC-1 Decode
Decode Codec AVC Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec JPEG Decode / Encode
Richland Architecture Coffee Lake
DDR3-1866 Memory DDR4-2666
2 Memory channels 2
Max. Memory 128 GB
No ECC No
L2 Cache
4.00 MB L3 Cache 9.00 MB
PCIe version 3.0
PCIe lanes 16
32 nm Technology 14 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
FM2 Socket LGA 1151-2
100W TDP (PL1) 65W
Yes AES-NI Yes
AMD-V Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Q2/2013 Release date Q1/2018
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Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
1052 (100%)
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Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
5612 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
403 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
2287 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
94 (54%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
174 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
306 (33%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
934 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
537 (49%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
1086 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
1461 (31%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
4761 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
AMD Radeon HD 8570D @ 0.84 GHz
432 (98%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
2107 (49%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
4337 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
6038 (33%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
18529 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0.97 (45%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
2.16 (100%)
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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.

AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
3.43 (34%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
9.96 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

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 A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
52.6 (100%)
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Estimated results for 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 A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
4782 (42%)
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Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6x 3.00 GHz (4.10 GHz)
11501 (100%)
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Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

AMD A8-6600K Intel Core i5-8500
Unknown HP EliteDesk 800 G4 DM mit i5-8500
HP ProDesk 400 G5 SFF mit i5-8500

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