Intel Core i7-8850H Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-8850H has 6 cores with 12 threads and is based on the 8. gen of the Intel Core i7 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1440 socket and was released in Q1/2018. The Intel Core i7-8850H scores 1,034 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 4,781 points.
Intel Core i7-8850H

At a glance

Name: Intel Core i7-8850H
Family: Intel Core i7 (298)
CPU group: Intel Core i 8000H (6)
Architecture: Coffee Lake H
Technology: 14 nm
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 8
Predecessor: --
Successor: Intel Core i7-9850H

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core i7-8850H has 6 CPU cores and can calculate 12 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the Intel Core i7-8850H is 2.60 GHz (4.30 GHz). The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 6 / 12
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 6x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 4.30 GHz
Turbo Frequency (6 Cores): 3.30 GHz

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

The Intel Core i7-8850H has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the Intel Core i7-8850H uses the Intel UHD Graphics 630, which has 192 texture shaders and 24 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Compute units: 24
Shader: 192
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q4/2017
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9.5
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Frame Generation: No

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 / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to 64 GB memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 42.7 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR4-2666
42.7 GB/s
Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
PCIe Bandwidth: 15.8 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 45 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 45 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

The Intel Core i7-8850H is made in 14 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 9.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1440
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 9.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, 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: Q1/2018
Release price: 360 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-8850H 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 i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
1079
Intel Core i5-1034G1 Intel Core i5-1034G1
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
1078
Intel Core i5-1035G1 Intel Core i5-1035G1
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
1078
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
1074
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
6C 12T @ 4.20 GHz
1074
Intel Core i3-9100F Intel Core i3-9100F
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
1072
Intel Core i3-9100 Intel Core i3-9100
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
1072

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 4680U AMD Ryzen 5 4680U
6C 12T @ 2.20 GHz
6215
AMD Ryzen 5 5600U AMD Ryzen 5 5600U
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
6166
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 5675U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 5675U
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
6166
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
6112
Intel Core i7-7700K Intel Core i7-7700K
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
6055
AMD Ryzen 3 5425U AMD Ryzen 3 5425U
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
6020
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
5995

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 Xeon Gold 6130 Intel Xeon Gold 6130
16C 32T @ 3.70 GHz
1036
Intel Core i5-7600 Intel Core i5-7600
4C 4T @ 4.10 GHz
1035
Intel Core i5-8279U Intel Core i5-8279U
4C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
1035
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
1034
Intel Xeon D-2796TE Intel Xeon D-2796TE
20C 40T @ 3.10 GHz
1034
Intel Core i7-7567U Intel Core i7-7567U
2C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
1033
AMD Athlon 300GE AMD Athlon 300GE
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1032

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 i7-1068G7 Intel Core i7-1068G7
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
4797
Intel Core i7-1068NG7 Intel Core i7-1068NG7
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
4797
Intel Core i3-10305 Intel Core i3-10305
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
4789
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
4781
Apple A15 Bionic (4-GPU) Apple A15 Bionic (4-GPU)
6C 6T @ 3.23 GHz
4777
Apple A15 Bionic (5-GPU) Apple A15 Bionic (5-GPU)
6C 6T @ 3.23 GHz
4777
Intel Core i5-1140G7 Intel Core i5-1140G7
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
4776

Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The single-core benchmark only evaluates the performance of the fastest CPU core, the number of CPU cores in a processor is irrelevant here.
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1422
Intel Xeon W-2135 Intel Xeon W-2135
6C 12T @ 4.50 GHz
1422
Intel Xeon W-2195 Intel Xeon W-2195
18C 36T @ 4.30 GHz
1422
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
1420
Intel Core i5-7600K Intel Core i5-7600K
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
1420
Intel Xeon Gold 6230 Intel Xeon Gold 6230
20C 40T @ 3.90 GHz
1419
Intel Core i3-9300 Intel Core i3-9300
4C 4T @ 4.30 GHz
1417

Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The multi-core benchmark evaluates the performance of all of the processor's CPU cores. Virtual thread improvements such as AMD SMT or Intel's Hyper-Threading have a positive impact on the benchmark result.
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3
8C 16T @ 2.80 GHz
5468
Intel Core i5-1145G7 Intel Core i5-1145G7
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
5466
Intel Core i7-11370H Intel Core i7-11370H
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
5466
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
5460
Intel Core i7-1165G7 Intel Core i7-1165G7
4C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
5432
Intel Core i5-9500F Intel Core i5-9500F
6C 6T @ 4.00 GHz
5424
Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i5-9500
6C 6T @ 4.00 GHz
5424

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 Threadripper 1920X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
12C 24T @ 4.00 GHz
406
Intel Core i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 4.30 GHz
406
Intel Core i7-6700 Intel Core i7-6700
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
406
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
403
Intel Core i5-8500B Intel Core i5-8500B
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
403
AMD Ryzen 7 2700 AMD Ryzen 7 2700
8C 16T @ 4.10 GHz
403
Intel Core i5-8500 Intel Core i5-8500
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
403

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 Ryzen 5 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
2501
Intel Core i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
2497
Intel Core i7-1185G7 Intel Core i7-1185G7
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
2477
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
2468
Intel Core i7-11370H Intel Core i7-11370H
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
2457
Intel Core i3-10320 Intel Core i3-10320
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
2444
AMD Ryzen 7 4700U AMD Ryzen 7 4700U
8C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
2424

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.
AMD Ryzen 7 7745HX AMD Ryzen 7 7745HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
AMD Ryzen 9 7845HX AMD Ryzen 9 7845HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i5-10500E Intel Core i5-10500E
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i7-10700TE Intel Core i7-10700TE
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i3-10305 Intel Core i3-10305
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442

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 Xeon Silver 4109T Intel Xeon Silver 4109T
8C 16T @ 2.50 GHz
10358
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
10340
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
10330
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
10315
Intel Core i5-1155G7 Intel Core i5-1155G7
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
10302
Intel Core i7-5930K Intel Core i7-5930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
10302
Intel Core i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
10255

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
Intel Core i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
2731
AMD Ryzen 5 5500U AMD Ryzen 5 5500U
6C 12T @ 2.10 GHz
2728
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
2719
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
2709
Intel Xeon E-2176M Intel Xeon E-2176M
6C 12T @ 2.70 GHz
2703
Intel Core i5-8600 Intel Core i5-8600
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
2697
Intel Core i5-9500F Intel Core i5-9500F
6C 6T @ 3.00 GHz
2696

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 i7-7800X Intel Core i7-7800X
6C 12T @ 4.20 GHz
184
Intel Core i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 4.30 GHz
183
Intel Xeon Gold 6146 Intel Xeon Gold 6146
12C 24T @ 4.20 GHz
183
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
182
AMD Ryzen 3 4300G AMD Ryzen 3 4300G
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
182
AMD Ryzen 3 4300GE AMD Ryzen 3 4300GE
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
182
Intel Core i5-10600T Intel Core i5-10600T
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
182

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 i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1040
Intel Xeon E-2246G Intel Xeon E-2246G
6C 12T @ 4.10 GHz
1039
Intel Core i3-10300 Intel Core i3-10300
4C 8T @ 4.20 GHz
1027
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
1023
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3 Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3
8C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
1020
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 AMD Ryzen 3 3100
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
1019
Intel Core i5-9500F Intel Core i5-9500F
6C 6T @ 4.00 GHz
1016

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