Core i7-8550U vs Core i5-7500 | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Core i7-8550U vs Core i5-7500

Both Core i7-8550U and Core i5-7500 monothread performance are pretty similar besides their multithread performance are pretty similar. These two models were released almost at the same time which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

Core i7-8550U

Core i5-7500

Base frequency
1800 MHz
3400 MHz
Boost frequency
4000 MHz
3800 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
3700 MHz
Socket
BGA1356
LGA 1151
Cores
4
4
Threads
8
4
TDP
15 W
65 W
L1 cache
4x32+4x32 kb
32+32 kb
L2 cache
4x256 kb
256 kb
L3 cache
8192 kb
6144 kb
Proccess
0,014 um
0,014 um
Core
Kaby Lake-R
-
Architecture
Kaby Lake
Kaby Lake
Release date
8/2017
9/2016

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
37875
33069 [-14.53%]
Mode III [AVX2]
67210
62061 [-8.3%]
Mode II [AVX]
53855
49983 [-7.75%]
Mode I [SSE3]
47882
48176 [+0.61%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
89992
100575 [+11.76%]
Mode III [AVX2]
191457
193238 [+0.93%]
Mode II [AVX]
120035
160454 [+33.67%]
Mode I [SSE3]
148473
155098 [+4.46%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
9.47
8.7 [-8.85%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
16.8
16.33 [-2.88%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
5999.47
1547.31 [-287.74%]
Perf per watt Mode III
12763.8
2972.89 [-329.34%]

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