Core i7-8550U vs Core i5-8500 | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Core i7-8550U vs Core i5-8500

Both Core i7-8550U and Core i5-8500 have an identical monothread performance besides they have an identical multithread performance. 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 i5-8500

Base frequency
1800 MHz
3000 MHz
Boost frequency
4000 MHz
4100 MHz
Socket
BGA1356
LGA 1151
Cores
4
6
Threads
8
6
TDP
15 W
65 W
L1 cache
4x32+4x32 kb
6x32+6x32 kb
L2 cache
4x256 kb
6x256 kb
L3 cache
8192 kb
9216 kb
Proccess
0,014 um
0,014 um
Core
Kaby Lake-R
Coffee Lake-S
Architecture
Kaby Lake
Coffee Lake
Release date
8/2017
3/2018

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
37875
39415 [+4.07%]
Mode III [AVX2]
67210
70175 [+4.41%]
Mode II [AVX]
53855
55824 [+3.66%]
Mode I [SSE3]
47882
55567 [+16.05%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
89992
157812 [+75.36%]
Mode III [AVX2]
191457
309725 [+61.77%]
Mode II [AVX]
120035
238893 [+99.02%]
Mode I [SSE3]
148473
253865 [+70.98%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
9.47
9.61 [+1.48%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
16.8
17.12 [+1.9%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
5999.47
2427.88 [-147.11%]
Perf per watt Mode III
12763.8
4765 [-167.87%]

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