Intel Core i5-6500T Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i5-6500T has 4 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 6. gen of the Intel Core i5 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the LGA 1151 socket and was released in Q3/2015.
Intel Core i5-6500T

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i5-6500T. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i5-6500T.

Name: Intel Core i5-6500T
Family: Intel Core i5
CPU group: Intel Core i 6000
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 6
Predecessor: --
Successor: Intel Core i5-7500T

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 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.

CPU Cores / Threads: 4 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.50 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.10 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 2.80 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i5-6500T 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).

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 530
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Execution units: 24
Shader: 192
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q3/2015

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.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

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.

Memory type: DDR3-1600
DDR4-2133
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management

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.

TDP (PL1): 35 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i5-6500T 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.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: LGA 1151
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 6.00 MB
Architecture: Skylake S
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q3/2015
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i5-6500T have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


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.

Intel Core i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
820
Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
818
Intel Core i5-4590 Intel Core i5-4590
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
811
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
809
Intel Core i5-7200U Intel Core i5-7200U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
806
Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
801
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
797
Show all Cinebench R23 (Single-Core) results



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 Ryzen 5 2500U AMD Ryzen 5 2500U
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
2865
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
2865
Intel Core i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
2841
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2796
Intel Core i5-3570K Intel Core i5-3570K
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
2780
Intel Core i5-3570 Intel Core i5-3570
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
2780
Intel Core i7-2860QM Intel Core i7-2860QM
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
2723
Show all Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i5-4440 Intel Core i5-4440
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
786
Intel Pentium G3258 Intel Pentium G3258
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
786
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
786
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
785
Intel Core i7-3930k Intel Core i7-3930k
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
785
MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus
8C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
783
Intel Core i7-6660U Intel Core i7-6660U
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
783
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i5-7400T Intel Core i5-7400T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2463
Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
2461
Intel Core i5-4430 Intel Core i5-4430
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
2459
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2449
Intel Core i7-2820QM Intel Core i7-2820QM
4C 8T @ 2.30 GHz
2449
Intel Core i5-4690T Intel Core i5-4690T
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
2441
Intel Core i7-2720QM Intel Core i7-2720QM
4C 8T @ 2.20 GHz
2438
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600K
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i7-6700 Intel Core i7-6700
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i7-6700K Intel Core i7-6700K
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
442
AMD RX-416GD AMD RX-416GD
AMD Radeon R6 (Merlin Falcon) @ 0.58 GHz
440
Intel Core i7-4940MX Intel Core i7-4940MX
Intel HD Graphics 4600 @ 1.35 GHz
432
Intel Core i7-4930MX Intel Core i7-4930MX
Intel HD Graphics 4600 @ 1.35 GHz
432
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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.

Intel Core i3-4130 Intel Core i3-4130
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
4909
Intel Core i7-4600M Intel Core i7-4600M
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
4892
Intel Core i5-5287U Intel Core i5-5287U
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
4854
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
4851
Intel Core i5-4460 Intel Core i5-4460
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
4842
Intel Core i5-4330M Intel Core i5-4330M
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
4806
Intel Core i3-8121U Intel Core i3-8121U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
4802
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



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 i5-4330M Intel Core i5-4330M
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
134
Intel Pentium G3450 Intel Pentium G3450
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
133
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
14C 28T @ 3.20 GHz
133
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
132
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
132
Intel Core i5-8210Y Intel Core i5-8210Y
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
132
Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
132
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



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 i5-7400T Intel Core i5-7400T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
476
Intel Core i5-6300HQ Intel Core i5-6300HQ
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
475
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T AMD Phenom II X6 1075T
6C 6T @ 3.50 GHz
474
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
464
Intel Core i5-4570S Intel Core i5-4570S
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
462
Intel Core i5-4440 Intel Core i5-4440
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
462
Intel Core i5-2500k Intel Core i5-2500k
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
461
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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 i5-3570 Intel Core i5-3570
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
3300
Intel Core i7-4610M Intel Core i7-4610M
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
3300
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
3295
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
3289
Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
3286
Intel Core i5-7Y57 Intel Core i5-7Y57
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
3278
Intel Pentium Gold G5500T Intel Pentium Gold G5500T
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
3277
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 i5-4430 Intel Core i5-4430
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
9501
Intel Core i5-4460S Intel Core i5-4460S
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
9501
Intel Core i5-7400T Intel Core i5-7400T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
9401
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
9394
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T AMD Phenom II X6 1090T
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
9245
Intel Core i5-4690T Intel Core i5-4690T
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
9194
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 AMD Ryzen 3 1200
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
9145
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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 i7-3960X Intel Core i7-3960X
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
1.57
Intel Xeon E5-2623 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2623 v3
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
1.57
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3 Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3
8C 16T @ 2.90 GHz
1.57
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1.57
Intel Xeon E3-1235L v5 Intel Xeon E3-1235L v5
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1.56
Intel Xeon Silver 4112 Intel Xeon Silver 4112
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
1.55
Intel Core i7-5850EQ Intel Core i7-5850EQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
1.55
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 i3-6320 Intel Core i3-6320
2C 4T @ 3.90 GHz
5.07
Intel Core i5-4430 Intel Core i5-4430
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
5.07
Intel Core i5-4460S Intel Core i5-4460S
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
5.07
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
5.06
Intel Core i5-7400T Intel Core i5-7400T
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
5.06
Intel Pentium Gold G5500 Intel Pentium Gold G5500
2C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
5.02
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
6C 6T @ 3.20 GHz
5.02
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6600
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
36.2
Intel Core i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600K
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
36.2
Intel Core i5-6600T Intel Core i5-6600T
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
36.2
Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
36.2
Intel Core i7-4770R Intel Core i7-4770R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200 @ 1.35 GHz
36.1
Intel Pentium Gold 4415U Intel Pentium Gold 4415U
Intel HD Graphics 610 @ 0.95 GHz
35.8
Intel Core i7-6785R Intel Core i7-6785R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580 @ 1.15 GHz
35.8
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



Leaderboards

In our leaderboards, we have clearly compiled the best processors for specific categories for you. The leaderboards are always up to date and are regularly updated by us. The best processors are selected according to popularity and speed in benchmarks as well as the price-performance ratio.


Popular comparisons

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