Intel Core i5-2500k

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.30 GHz CPU Cores: 4
Turbo (1 Core): 3.70 GHz Turbo (4 Cores): 3.70 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: Yes

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 3000    
GPU frequency: 0.85 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.10 GHz
Generation: 6 DirectX Version: 10.1
Execution units: Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec support

h264: No JPEG: No
h265 8bit: No h265 10bit: No
VP8: No VP9: No
VC-1: No AVC: No

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR3-1333 Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: PCIe lanes:

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1155 TDP: 95W
L3-Cache: 6 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Sandy Bridge Technology: 32 nm
Release date: Q1/2011 Market price: ca. 165 $

Devices using this processor

Used in: Unknown

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.

Intel Xeon E5-2695 v3Intel Xeon E5-2695 v3
14x 2.30 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
264
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Intel Core i7-2600KIntel Core i7-2600K
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
263
Amazon
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3
12x 2.50 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
263
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
262
Amazon
Intel Core i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
261
Amazon
Intel Pentium G4560Intel Pentium G4560
2x 3.50 GHz HT
259
Amazon
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
259
Amazon
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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.

Intel Core i3-6100Intel Core i3-6100
2x 3.70 GHz HT
916
Amazon
Intel Pentium G5500Intel Pentium G5500
2x 3.80 GHz HT
916
Amazon
AMD Phenom II X6 1055TAMD Phenom II X6 1055T
6x 2.80 GHz (3.30 GHz)
913
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
894
Amazon
AMD Athlon 3000GAMD Athlon 3000G
2x 3.50 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
887
Amazon
AMD FX-6300AMD FX-6300
6x 3.50 GHz (4.10 GHz)
854
Amazon
AMD Athlon 240GEAMD Athlon 240GE
2x 3.50 GHz (3.50 GHz)
841
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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 i5-4440Intel Core i5-4440
4x 3.10 GHz (3.30 GHz)
128
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4670TIntel Core i5-4670T
4x 2.30 GHz (3.30 GHz)
128
Amazon
Intel Core i7-2600KIntel Core i7-2600K
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
128
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
127
Amazon
AMD Athlon 200GEAMD Athlon 200GE
2x 3.20 GHz (3.20 GHz)
127
Amazon
Intel Celeron G3950Intel Celeron G3950
2x 3.00 GHz
127
Amazon
Intel Core i7 7Y75Intel Core i7 7Y75
2x 1.30 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
127
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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 i5-6500TIntel Core i5-6500T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz)
464
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4440Intel Core i5-4440
4x 3.10 GHz (3.30 GHz)
462
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4570SIntel Core i5-4570S
4x 2.90 GHz (3.60 GHz)
462
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
461
Amazon
AMD Phenom II X6 1065TAMD Phenom II X6 1065T
6x 2.90 GHz (3.40 GHz)
460
Amazon
Intel Core i3-7350KIntel Core i3-7350K
2x 4.20 GHz HT
458
Amazon
AMD FX-6300AMD FX-6300
6x 3.50 GHz (4.10 GHz)
456
Amazon
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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 i5-4430Intel Core i5-4430
4x 3.00 GHz (3.20 GHz)
6452
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Intel Core i5-4460SIntel Core i5-4460S
4x 2.90 GHz (3.40 GHz)
6452
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6500TIntel Core i5-6500T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz)
6408
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
6405
Amazon
AMD FX-6300AMD FX-6300
6x 3.50 GHz (4.10 GHz)
6384
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6440EQIntel Core i5-6440EQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.40 GHz)
6363
Amazon
Intel Core i3-7350KIntel Core i3-7350K
2x 4.20 GHz HT
6275
Amazon
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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 Epyc 7281AMD Epyc 7281
16x 2.20 GHz (2.70 GHz) HT
3175
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Intel Pentium G5400TIntel Pentium G5400T
2x 3.10 GHz HT
3174
Amazon
Intel Core i3-4330Intel Core i3-4330
2x 3.50 GHz HT
3173
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
3158
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6300UIntel Core i5-6300U
2x 2.40 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
3158
Amazon
Intel Celeron G4920Intel Celeron G4920
2x 3.20 GHz
3152
Amazon
Intel Core i7-4850HQIntel Core i7-4850HQ
4x 2.30 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
3150
Amazon
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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 i5-4460Intel Core i5-4460
4x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz)
10114
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6400Intel Core i5-6400
4x 2.70 GHz (3.30 GHz)
10070
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6300HQIntel Core i5-6300HQ
4x 2.30 GHz (3.20 GHz)
9985
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
9970
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4570SIntel Core i5-4570S
4x 2.90 GHz (3.60 GHz)
9807
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4440Intel Core i5-4440
4x 3.10 GHz (3.30 GHz)
9807
Amazon
AMD FX-8320EAMD FX-8320E
8x 3.20 GHz (4.00 GHz)
9803
Amazon
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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.

Intel Core i5-5287UIntel Core i5-5287U
2x 2.90 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
1.55
Amazon
Intel Core i7-5750HQIntel Core i7-5750HQ
4x 2.50 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
1.55
Amazon
Intel Core i7-5850EQIntel Core i7-5850EQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
1.55
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
1.54
Amazon
Intel Celeron G4920Intel Celeron G4920
2x 3.20 GHz
1.54
Amazon
Intel Xeon Silver 4108Intel Xeon Silver 4108
8x 1.80 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1.54
Amazon
Intel Xeon Silver 4109TIntel Xeon Silver 4109T
8x 2.00 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1.54
Amazon
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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 Phenom II X6 1075TAMD Phenom II X6 1075T
6x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
5.5
Amazon
AMD Ryzen 3 2300UAMD Ryzen 3 2300U
4x 2.00 GHz (3.40 GHz)
5.5
Amazon
Intel Core i5-6400Intel Core i5-6400
4x 2.70 GHz (3.30 GHz)
5.42
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
5.42
Amazon
Intel Core i3-7320Intel Core i3-7320
2x 4.10 GHz HT
5.41
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4590SIntel Core i5-4590S
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
5.4
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4460Intel Core i5-4460
4x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz)
5.4
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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 A8-3500MAMD A8-3500M
4x 1.50 GHz (2.40 GHz)
22.7
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Intel Core i7-2600KIntel Core i7-2600K
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
22.5
Amazon
Intel Core i7-4700MQIntel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
22.4
Amazon
Intel Core i5-2500kIntel Core i5-2500k
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
22.4
Amazon
Intel Core i7-4558UIntel Core i7-4558U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
22.3
Amazon
Intel Core i5-4570RIntel Core i5-4570R
4x 2.70 GHz (3.20 GHz)
21.8
Amazon
Intel Core i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
21.4
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