Intel Core i5-6500

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.20 GHz CPU Cores: 4
Turbo (1 Core): 3.60 GHz Turbo (4 Cores): 3.40 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: No

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 530    
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 9 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: No
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR3-1600
DDR4-2133
Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 16

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1151 TDP: 65W
L3-Cache: 6 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Skylake Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q3/2015 Market price: ca. 250 $

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.

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
357
Intel Core i7-4770Intel Core i7-4770
4x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
355
Intel Core i7-8705GIntel Core i7-8705G
4x 3.10 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
355
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
354
AMD Ryzen 5 3580UAMD Ryzen 5 3580U
4x 2.10 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
354
AMD Ryzen 5 3500UAMD Ryzen 5 3500U
4x 2.10 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
354
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
354
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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 Phenom II X6 1090TAMD Phenom II X6 1090T
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
1288
AMD FX-8370AMD FX-8370
8x 4.00 GHz (4.30 GHz)
1281
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1211
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
1200
Intel Core i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
1196
AMD Ryzen 3 1200AMD Ryzen 3 1200
4x 3.10 GHz (3.45 GHz)
1191
Intel Core i5-4460Intel Core i5-4460
4x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz)
1177
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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 i7-5775RIntel Core i7-5775R
4x 3.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
154
Intel Core i7-6700TIntel Core i7-6700T
4x 2.80 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
154
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
8x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
154
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
153
Intel Core i5-7360UIntel Core i5-7360U
2x 2.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
153
Intel Core i7-6567UIntel Core i7-6567U
2x 3.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
153
Intel Pentium G4520Intel Pentium G4520
2x 3.60 GHz
153
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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 i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
568
Intel Core i7-4700MQIntel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
568
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
568
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
565
Intel Core i7-8565UIntel Core i7-8565U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
564
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
564
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6
4x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
564
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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 Ryzen 3 2200GAMD Ryzen 3 2200G
4x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz)
7869
Intel Xeon E5-2608L v3Intel Xeon E5-2608L v3
6x 2.00 GHz HT
7857
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
7844
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
7809
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
7791
Intel Core i7-4700MQIntel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
7780
Intel Core i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
7780
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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 i7-5930KIntel Core i7-5930K
6x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
3844
Intel Core i3-4160Intel Core i3-4160
2x 3.60 GHz HT
3838
Intel Core i3-8100Intel Core i3-8100
4x 3.60 GHz
3834
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
3827
Intel Core i7-6567UIntel Core i7-6567U
2x 3.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
3826
Intel Core i5-6585RIntel Core i5-6585R
4x 2.80 GHz (3.60 GHz)
3814
Intel Core i7-4790TIntel Core i7-4790T
4x 2.70 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
3813
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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 i5-6440HQIntel Core i5-6440HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.50 GHz)
11464
Intel Core i7-4700HQIntel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
11452
Intel Core i7-4700MQIntel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
11452
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
11448
Intel Xeon Bronze 3106Intel Xeon Bronze 3106
8x 1.70 GHz
11397
Intel Core i5-7300HQIntel Core i5-7300HQ
4x 2.50 GHz (3.50 GHz)
11375
Intel Core i5-4690KIntel Core i5-4690K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
11339
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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 Xeon E5-2697 v4Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4
18x 2.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.83
Intel Xeon E5-2697A v4Intel Xeon E5-2697A v4
16x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.83
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4
22x 2.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.83
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
1.83
Intel Core i3-8145UIntel Core i3-8145U
2x 2.10 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
1.82
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v5Intel Xeon E3-1220 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
1.82
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6x 3.50 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.82
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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 Ryzen 3 1300XAMD Ryzen 3 1300X
4x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz)
6.18
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
6.18
Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3
6x 1.90 GHz
6.17
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
6.16
AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1200AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1200
4x 3.10 GHz (3.40 GHz)
6.13
Intel Xeon Bronze 3106Intel Xeon Bronze 3106
8x 1.70 GHz
6.12
AMD FX-8320EAMD FX-8320E
8x 3.20 GHz (4.00 GHz)
6.09
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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 i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6600TIntel Core i5-6600T
4x 2.70 GHz (3.50 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i7-4770RIntel Core i7-4770R
4x 3.20 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
36.1
Intel Pentium 4415UIntel Pentium 4415U
2x 2.30 GHz HT
35.8
Intel Core i7-6785RIntel Core i7-6785R
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
35.8
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