|Intel Core i5-6500T||AMD FX-8320E|
Intel Core i5-6500T or AMD FX-8320E - which processor is faster? In this comparison we look at the differences and analyze which of these two CPUs is better. We compare the technical data and benchmark results.
The Intel Core i5-6500T has 4 cores with 4 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 3.10 GHz. Up to GB of memory is supported in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The Intel Core i5-6500T was released in Q3/2015.
The AMD FX-8320E has 8 cores with 8 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 4.00 GHz. The CPU supports up to GB of memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The AMD FX-8320E was released in Q3/2014.
|Intel Core i5||Family||AMD FX|
|Intel Core i 6000||CPU group||AMD FX-8000|
|Skylake S||Architecture||Vishera (Bulldozer)|
|Desktop / Server||Segment||Desktop / Server|
|Intel Core i5-7500T||Successor||--|
CPU Cores and Base Frequency
In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i5-6500T or AMD FX-8320E can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.
|2.50 GHz||Frequency||3.20 GHz|
|3.10 GHz||Turbo Frequency (1 Core)||4.00 GHz|
|2.80 GHz||Turbo Frequency (All Cores)||3.60 GHz|
The Intel Core i5-6500T or AMD FX-8320E has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).
|Intel HD Graphics 530||GPU||no iGPU|
|0.35 GHz||GPU frequency|
|1.15 GHz||GPU (Turbo)|
|32 GB||Max. GPU Memory|
Hardware codec support
A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.
|Decode / Encode||Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit)||No|
|Decode||Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit)||No|
|Decode / Encode||Codec h264||No|
|Decode / Encode||Codec VP8||No|
|Decode / Encode||Codec AVC||No|
|Decode / Encode||Codec JPEG||No|
Memory & PCIe
The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.
|2 (Dual Channel)||Memory channels||2 (Dual Channel)|
|6.00 MB||L3 Cache||8.00 MB|
The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.
|35 W||TDP (PL1 / PBP)||95 W|
Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i5-6500T or AMD FX-8320E as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.
|14 nm||Technology||32 nm|
|x86-64 (64 bit)||Instruction set (ISA)||x86-64 (64 bit)|
|SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2||ISA extensions||SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX, FMA3, FMA4|
|VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d||Virtualization||AMD-V|
|Windows 10, Linux||Operating systems||Windows 10, Linux|
|--||Release price||125 $|
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Devices using this processor
|Intel Core i5-6500T||AMD FX-8320E|
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|2.||AMD FX-8320 vs AMD FX-8320E|
|3.||Intel Core i5-6500T vs Intel Core i5-7500T|
|4.||Intel Core i5-6500T vs Intel Core i5-4590T|
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|6.||AMD FX-6300 vs AMD FX-8320E|
|7.||Intel Core i5-6500T vs Intel Core i7-6700T|
|8.||AMD FX-8320E vs AMD FX-8300|
|9.||AMD FX-8350 vs AMD FX-8320E|
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|12.||AMD FX-8320E vs Intel Core i5-4460|
|13.||Intel Core i3-6100 vs Intel Core i5-6500T|
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