Intel Core i7-8550U - Benchmark and Specs

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 1.80 GHz CPU Cores: 4
Turbo (1 Core): 4.00 GHz CPU Threads: 8
Turbo (4 Cores): 2.40 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: No

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 620
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 10 DirectX Version: 12.0
Execution units: 24 Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

h264: Decode / Encode
JPEG: Decode / Encode
h265 8bit: Decode / Encode
h265 10bit: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 12

EncryptionEncryption

AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

TDP: 15 W Tjunction max. --
TDP up: -- TDP down: --

Technical detailsTechnical details

L3-Cache: 8.00 MB Technology: 14 nm
Architecture: Kaby Lake Refresh Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: BGA 1356
Release date: Q3/2017 Market price: ca. 385 $

Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

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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.

Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
357
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Intel Core i7-4770 Intel Core i7-4770
4x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
355
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Intel Core i7-8705G Intel Core i7-8705G
4x 3.10 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
355
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
354
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Intel Core i7-7500U Intel Core i7-7500U
2x 2.70 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
354
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Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
354
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Intel Pentium G5500 Intel Pentium G5500
2x 3.80 GHz HT
353
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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 i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4x 3.10 GHz (3.60 GHz)
1283
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AMD FX-8370 AMD FX-8370
8x 4.00 GHz (4.30 GHz)
1281
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Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1279
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1211
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Intel Core i7-4700HQ Intel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
1196
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AMD Ryzen 3 1200 AMD Ryzen 3 1200
4x 3.10 GHz (3.45 GHz)
1191
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Intel Core i7-3770T Intel Core i7-3770T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1189
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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 Xeon E3-1240 v5 Intel Xeon E3-1240 v5
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
168
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Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5 Intel Xeon E3-1245 v5
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
168
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Intel Xeon E3-1260L v5 Intel Xeon E3-1260L v5
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
168
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
167
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Intel Core i5-8365U Intel Core i5-8365U
4x 1.60 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
167
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Intel Core i5-8350U Intel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
167
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Intel Xeon W-2123 Intel Xeon W-2123
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
166
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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 i7-4700HQ Intel Core i7-4700HQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
568
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Intel Core i7-4700MQ Intel Core i7-4700MQ
4x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
568
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Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
565
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
564
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Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6 Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6
4x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
564
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Intel Core i5-7400 Intel Core i5-7400
4x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz)
564
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Intel Core i5-6585R Intel Core i5-6585R
4x 2.80 GHz (3.60 GHz)
560
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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 i7-4800MQ Intel Core i7-4800MQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
8629
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Intel Xeon Silver 4112 Intel Xeon Silver 4112
4x 2.60 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
8611
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Intel Xeon E5-2620 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v2
6x 2.10 GHz (2.60 GHz) HT
8600
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
8579
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Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6x 1.70 GHz (3.30 GHz)
8568
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Intel Core i7-5750HQ Intel Core i7-5750HQ
4x 2.50 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
8547
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AMD Ryzen 7 2800H AMD Ryzen 7 2800H
4x 3.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
8536
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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 i3-7320 Intel Core i3-7320
2x 4.10 GHz HT
4198
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Intel Xeon Gold 5122 Intel Xeon Gold 5122
4x 3.60 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4167
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Intel Xeon Platinum 8156 Intel Xeon Platinum 8156
4x 3.60 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4167
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
4162
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Intel Xeon Gold 6128 Intel Xeon Gold 6128
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4161
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Intel Core i5-8350U Intel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
4157
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Intel Xeon Gold 6134 Intel Xeon Gold 6134
8x 3.20 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4156
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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 i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
12150
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AMD Ryzen 3 3300U AMD Ryzen 3 3300U
4x 2.10 GHz (3.50 GHz)
12125
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AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U
4x 2.10 GHz (3.50 GHz)
12125
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
12116
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Intel Core i7-8565U Intel Core i7-8565U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
12116
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Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
12099
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Intel Core i7-4850HQ Intel Core i7-4850HQ
4x 2.30 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
11980
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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 Gold 6148 Intel Xeon Gold 6148
20x 2.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.9
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Intel Xeon Gold 6150 Intel Xeon Gold 6150
18x 2.70 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.9
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Intel Xeon Gold 6154 Intel Xeon Gold 6154
18x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.9
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1.89
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Intel Xeon Platinum 8160 Intel Xeon Platinum 8160
24x 2.10 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.89
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Intel Xeon Platinum 8160F Intel Xeon Platinum 8160F
24x 2.10 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.89
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Intel Xeon Platinum 8160M Intel Xeon Platinum 8160M
24x 2.10 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.89
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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.

Intel Core i7-4785T Intel Core i7-4785T
4x 2.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6.22
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Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
4x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz)
6.19
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Intel Xeon E3-1225 v6 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v6
4x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz)
6.19
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
6.18
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Intel Core i7-8565U Intel Core i7-8565U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
6.18
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AMD Ryzen 3 1300X AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
4x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz)
6.18
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Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3
6x 1.90 GHz
6.17
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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 i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
43.7
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Intel Core i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6x 2.20 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
43.7
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Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6x 2.60 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
43.7
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Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
43.3
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Intel Core i7-8565U Intel Core i7-8565U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
43.3
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Intel Core i7-8650U Intel Core i7-8650U
4x 1.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
43.3
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Intel Core i7-7600U Intel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
43.3
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