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Core i5-7500


Description
The Core i5-7500 is a cpu manufactured by Intel that was released on September 2016. This model has 4 Kaby Lake-S cores , runs at 3400 MHz as base frequency and has a a thermal design power of 65 W.

The i5-7500 has 32+32 kB of cache L1, 256 kB of cache L2 and 6144 kB of cache L3.

The first Kaby Lake CPU was released in August 2016. It uses a 14 nm process and was the first architecture in breaking the previous tick-tock model. Actually, it is not that different from the preceding Skylake: it has 64kB of L1 cache and 256kB L2 cache per core.

Specs
Official name
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7500 CPU @ 3.40GHz
CPUID
906e9
Core
Kaby Lake-S
Architecture
Base frecuency
3.4 GHz
Boost frecuency
3.8 GHz
Socket
LGA 1151
Cores/Threads
4/4
TDP
65 W
Cache L1 (d+i)
32+32 kB
Cache L2
256 kB
Cache L3
6144 kB
Release date
September 2016

Non-optimized benchmark
The benchmark in Mode 0 (FPU) measures cpu performance with non-optimized software. It uses the basic µinstructions from the i386 architecture with the i387 floating point unit. This mode is compatible with all CPUs so it's practical to compare very different CPUs
Monothread
Multithread
Test#1 (Integers)
3866
14813 (x3.8)
Test#2 (FP)
16093
61512 (x3.8)
Test#3 (Generic, ZIP)
5107
19586 (x3.8)
Test#1 (Memory)
7972
3682 (x0.5)
TOTAL
33037
99593 (x3.0)

SSE3 optimized benchmark
The benchmark in mode I (SSE) is optimized for the use of SIMD instructions with 128 bits register and the SSE set up to version 3. Nearly every modern CPU has support for this mode.
Monothread
Multithread
Test#1 (Integers)
14088
53994 (x3.8)
Test#2 (FP)
19797
77435 (x3.9)
Test#3 (Generic, ZIP)
5344
20810 (x3.9)
Test#1 (Memory)
8445
2534 (x0.3)
TOTAL
47673
154773 (x3.2)

AVX optimized benchmark
The benchmark in mode II (AVX) is optimized to used 256 bits registers beside the first version of the Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX). The first AVX compatible CPU was released in 2011.
Monothread
Multithread
Test#1 (Integers)
14035
50118 (x3.6)
Test#2 (FP)
21073
74801 (x3.5)
Test#3 (Generic, ZIP)
5152
19688 (x3.8)
Test#1 (Memory)
7769
5187 (x0.7)
TOTAL
48027
149793 (x3.1)

AVX2 optimized benchmark
The benchmark in mode III (AVX2), like AVX1, is optimized to used 256 bits registers beside the second version of the Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX). The first AVX2 compatible CPU was released in 2013.
Monothread
Multithread
Test#1 (Integers)
25590
88299 (x3.5)
Test#2 (FP)
22569
78591 (x3.5)
Test#3 (Generic, ZIP)
5272
19716 (x3.7)
Test#1 (Memory)
8077
5104 (x0.6)
TOTAL
61507
191710 (x3.1)

Monothread performance graph
Monothread performance graphics gives the performance vs time. They are useful to measure the time it takes to the CPU to reach the maximum performance.

Usually, CPU's performance will be steady during these tests but if it has a slow frequency strategy, the first samples will show a lower score.


Test#1 (Integers) [% vs time]

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Test#2 (FP) [% vs time]

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Test#3 (Generic, ZIP) [% vs time]

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Test#1 (Memory) [% vs time]

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Multithread performance graph
Multithread graphs measure the performance against a heavy load during certain time.

If CPU's TDP doesn't limit the frequency and the machine is properly cooled, performance should remain steady vs time. Otherwise, the performance score will oscillate or decrease over time.


Test#1 (Integers) [% vs time]

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Test#2 (FP) [% vs time]

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Test#3 (Generic, ZIP) [% vs time]

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Test#1 (Memory) [% vs time]

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Similar CPUs to Core i5-7500
Intel Core i5-7500 (This model)
 Mode FPU monothread  [33037 points]
 Mode FPU multithread  [99593 points]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [61507 points]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [191710 points]
 Mode FPU monothread  [32693 points -1.04%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [95687 points -3.92%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [58470 points -4.94%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [189969 points -0.91%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [31809 points -3.72%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [93184 points -6.43%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [60160 points -2.19%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [192884 points +0.61%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [29465 points -10.81%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [95790 points -3.82%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [59026 points -4.03%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [207178 points +8.07%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [37153 points +12.46%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [102132 points +2.55%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [64418 points +4.73%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [214089 points +11.67%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [33789 points +2.28%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [108015 points +8.46%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [50504 points -17.89%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [176348 points -8.01%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [32590 points -1.35%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [105879 points +6.31%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [56209 points -8.61%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [208684 points +8.85%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [36047 points +9.11%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [82837 points -16.82%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [65595 points +6.65%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [169947 points -11.35%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [29686 points -10.14%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [63243 points -36.50%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [58553 points -4.80%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [126474 points -34.03%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [28910 points -12.49%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [106178 points +6.61%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [51428 points -16.39%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [194201 points +1.30%]
 Mode FPU monothread  [26892 points -18.60%]
 Mode FPU multithread  [91564 points -8.06%]
 Mode AVX2 monothread  [41970 points -31.76%]
 Mode AVX2 multithread  [152899 points -20.24%]
          
FPU mode comparison

Monothread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
3953 [2.25%]
3890 [0.63%]
Intel Core i5-7500
3866
This model

Multithread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
15275 [3.12%]
15181 [2.48%]
15068 [1.72%]
Intel Core i5-7500
14813
This model
14612 [-1.36%]
14285 [-3.56%]
14280 [-3.60%]
14076 [-4.97%]

Monothread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
16990 [5.58%]
16695 [3.74%]
16421 [2.04%]
16382 [1.80%]
Intel Core i5-7500
16093
This model
16084 [-0.05%]
15977 [-0.72%]
15646 [-2.77%]
15557 [-3.33%]

Multithread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
65711 [6.83%]
Intel Core i5-7500
61512
This model
61154 [-0.58%]
59006 [-4.07%]
57833 [-5.98%]
55237 [-10.20%]

Monothread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
5170 [1.25%]
Intel Core i5-7500
5107
This model
5041 [-1.28%]

Multithread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
22288 [13.79%]
20752 [5.95%]
19932 [1.76%]
Intel Core i5-7500
19586
This model
19560 [-0.13%]
18694 [-4.55%]
18550 [-5.29%]

Monothread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
8862 [11.17%]
Intel Core i5-7500
7972
This model
7085 [-11.13%]

Multithread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
3682
This model
3630 [-1.42%]
          
SSE mode comparison

Monothread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
15531 [10.24%]
15225 [8.07%]
15221 [8.04%]
14296 [1.48%]
Intel Core i5-7500
14088
This model
14043 [-0.32%]
13950 [-0.98%]
13789 [-2.12%]
13738 [-2.49%]

Multithread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
58565 [8.46%]
58562 [8.46%]
55447 [2.69%]
Intel Core i5-7500
53994
This model
53232 [-1.41%]
52705 [-2.39%]
52392 [-2.97%]
51420 [-4.77%]

Monothread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
20546 [3.78%]
Intel Core i5-7500
19797
This model
19701 [-0.48%]
19411 [-1.95%]
18744 [-5.32%]
18628 [-5.90%]
18613 [-5.98%]

Multithread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
86736 [12.01%]
86170 [11.28%]
83131 [7.36%]
Intel Core i5-7500
77435
This model
77016 [-0.54%]
75624 [-2.34%]
73864 [-4.61%]
72582 [-6.27%]
66100 [-14.64%]

Monothread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
5417 [1.36%]
Intel Core i5-7500
5344
This model
5331 [-0.25%]
5198 [-2.72%]

Multithread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
22401 [7.64%]
Intel Core i5-7500
20810
This model
20757 [-0.26%]
20239 [-2.75%]
19838 [-4.67%]
19695 [-5.36%]

Monothread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
10485 [24.15%]
10479 [24.08%]
10054 [19.05%]
Intel Core i5-7500
8445
This model
8306 [-1.64%]
7399 [-12.39%]

Multithread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
2602 [2.69%]
2541 [0.29%]
Intel Core i5-7500
2534
This model
2519 [-0.60%]
2391 [-5.65%]
          
AVX mode comparison

Monothread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
15105 [7.63%]
14810 [5.52%]
14438 [2.88%]
14411 [2.68%]
Intel Core i5-7500
14035
This model
13951 [-0.60%]
13657 [-2.69%]

Multithread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
52078 [3.91%]
51730 [3.22%]
Intel Core i5-7500
50118
This model
49914 [-0.41%]
49458 [-1.32%]

Monothread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
22150 [5.11%]
22024 [4.51%]
21579 [2.40%]
Intel Core i5-7500
21073
This model
20623 [-2.13%]
20581 [-2.33%]
20208 [-4.10%]
20142 [-4.42%]

Multithread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
74801
This model
73733 [-1.43%]
71141 [-4.89%]
70302 [-6.01%]
69550 [-7.02%]

Monothread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
5167 [0.30%]
Intel Core i5-7500
5152
This model
5110 [-0.81%]

Multithread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
19688
This model
19566 [-0.62%]
19314 [-1.90%]

Monothread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
7769
This model
7363 [-5.22%]
7311 [-5.89%]
7042 [-9.35%]

Multithread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
5187
This model
4898 [-5.58%]
          
AVX2 mode comparison

Monothread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
25769 [0.70%]
Intel Core i5-7500
25590
This model
24891 [-2.73%]
24572 [-3.98%]
24496 [-4.27%]
24479 [-4.34%]

Multithread integers operations
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
88299
This model
87571 [-0.83%]
87208 [-1.24%]
86387 [-2.17%]

Monothread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
22997 [1.90%]
22930 [1.60%]
22579 [0.05%]
Intel Core i5-7500
22569
This model
22133 [-1.93%]
21819 [-3.32%]
21606 [-4.27%]
21605 [-4.27%]

Multithread floating point operations
Modelo
Puntuación
80100 [1.92%]
Intel Core i5-7500
78591
This model
78516 [-0.10%]
73316 [-6.71%]
72441 [-7.83%]
72273 [-8.04%]

Monothread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
5368 [1.83%]
5335 [1.20%]
5276 [0.09%]
Intel Core i5-7500
5272
This model

Multithread generic test (Zip compression)
Modelo
Puntuación
19952 [1.20%]
Intel Core i5-7500
19716
This model
18986 [-3.70%]
18057 [-8.41%]

Monothread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
Intel Core i5-7500
8077
This model
7873 [-2.53%]
7525 [-6.83%]

Multithread memory performance
Modelo
Puntuación
5683 [11.34%]
Intel Core i5-7500
5104
This model
5008 [-1.88%]

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