Intel Core i5-6500 Overview

Intel Core i5-6500
Type: DESKTOP
Release date: Jul 2015
Intel Core i5-6500
Intel_Skylake Architecture
4 Cores
4 Threads
3200 Mhz Frequency
3600 Mhz Turbo Clock
65 W TDP

Summary

Relative performance

  • Intel Core i7-5960X
    191%
  • Intel Core i7-5930K
    157%
  • Intel Core i7-5820K
    154%
  • Intel Core i7-4960X
    154%
  • Intel Core i7-6700K
    149%
  • Intel Core i7-4930K
    147%
  • Intel Core i7-3970X
    142%
  • Intel Core i7-3960X
    141%
  • Intel Core i7-3930K
    136%
  • Intel Core i7-4790K
    133%
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    127%
  • Intel Core i7-4770K
    124%
  • Intel Core i7-3770K
    116%
  • Intel Core i7-4820K
    114%
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    114%
  • Intel Core i7-3940XM
    113%
  • Intel Core i7-4771
    112%
  • Intel Core i5-4690K
    112%
  • Intel Core i7-4770
    111%
  • Intel Core i7-2700K
    110%
  • Intel Core i7-4930MX
    110%
  • Intel Core i7-990X
    110%
  • Intel Core i7-4770R
    109%
  • Intel Core i7-4980HQ
    109%
  • Intel Core i5-4670K
    109%
  • Intel Core i7-4910MQ
    108%
  • Intel Core i7-4790S
    108%
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    108%
  • Intel Core i7-4770S
    108%
  • Intel Core i7-2600K
    108%
  • Intel Core i7-3770
    105%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    105%
  • Intel Core i7-4960HQ
    104%
  • Intel Core i7-3820
    104%
  • Intel Core i7-4870HQ
    102%
  • Intel Core i5-3570K
    101%
  • Intel Core i7-4900MQ
    101%
  • Intel Core i7-3840QM
    101%
  • Intel Core i7-4800MQ
    101%
  • Intel Core i7-3770S
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-2550K
    99%
  • Intel Core i7-4850HQ
    99%
  • Intel Core i7-4770T
    98%
  • Intel Core i5-4670
    98%
  • Intel Core i7-4810MQ
    98%
  • Intel Core i7-3740QM
    97%
  • AMD FX-9590
    97%
  • Intel Core i7-4770HQ
    96%
  • Intel Core i7-3820QM
    96%
  • Intel Core i5-2500K
    96%
  • Intel Core i5-4590
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-3720QM
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-2600
    94%
  • Intel Core i7-3770T
    93%
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    93%
  • Intel Core i5-4570
    92%
  • Intel Core i7-4700MQ
    92%
  • Intel Core i5-4590S
    91%
  • Intel Core i7-4700HQ
    91%
  • Intel Core i5-3570
    91%
  • Intel Core i7-4710HQ
    91%
  • Intel Core i7-4712HQ
    91%
  • Intel Core i7-4702HQ
    90%
  • Intel Core i5-3550
    90%
  • Intel Core i5-4570S
    89%
  • Intel Core i7-2960XM
    88%
  • Intel Core i5-3570S
    88%
  • Intel Core i7-3615QM
    87%
  • AMD FX-8370
    87%
  • AMD FX-9370
    87%
  • Intel Core i7-3610QE
    87%
  • Intel Core i5-3550S
    86%
  • Intel Core i5-4440
    86%
  • Intel Core i5-3470
    86%
  • Intel Core i7-3610QM
    86%
  • Intel Core i7-4750HQ
    85%
  • Intel Core i7-3630QM
    85%
  • Intel Core i7-2860QM
    85%
  • Intel Core i7-4765T
    85%
  • Intel Core i7-4702MQ
    85%
  • Intel Core i5-3450
    85%
  • AMD FX-8350
    84%
  • Intel Core i5-3470S
    84%
  • Intel Core i5-3475S
    84%
  • Intel Core i5-4570R
    84%
  • Intel Core i5-4430
    83%
  • Intel Core i3-4370
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-2600S
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-2920XM
    83%
  • Intel Core i5-4670T
    83%
  • Intel Core i5-3450S
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-3635QM
    83%
  • Intel Core i5-2500
    82%
  • Intel Pentium G3258
    81%
  • Intel Core i7-3632QM
    81%
  • Intel Core i7-2820QM
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-2760QM
    79%
  • Intel Core i5-2450P
    79%
  • Intel Core i5-3330
    79%
  • Intel Core i3-4360T
    79%
  • Intel Core i5-3570T
    78%
  • Intel Core i5-3350P
    78%
  • Intel Core i3-4340
    78%
  • Intel Core i7-3612QM
    78%
  • Intel Core i3-4160
    77%
  • Intel Core i3-4330
    77%
  • Intel Core i5-2380P
    77%
  • Intel Core i5-2400
    77%
  • Intel Core i7-5557U
    77%
  • Intel Core i5-4430S
    76%
  • Intel Core i5-3330S
    76%
  • Intel Core i3-4350
    76%
  • AMD FX-8320E
    76%
  • Intel Core i3-4150T
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-4600M
    75%
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-5287U
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-3335S
    74%
  • AMD FX-8300
    74%
  • Intel Core i7-2720QM
    74%
  • AMD FX-8150
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-4570T
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-4558U
    73%
  • Intel Core i3-4130
    72%
  • Intel Core i7-5650U
    72%
  • Intel Core i5-2500S
    72%
  • Intel Core i5-2310
    71%
  • AMD FX-6350
    71%
  • Intel Core i7-4650U
    70%
  • Intel Core i5-5257U
    70%
  • Intel Core i7-3540M
    69%
  • Intel Core i7-2670QM
    69%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U
    69%
  • Intel Core i5-3340M
    69%
  • AMD FX-8120
    68%
  • Intel Core i7-3520M
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-2300
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-3470T
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-3380M
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-3360M
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-2400S
    67%
  • Intel Core i7-2675QM
    67%
  • Intel Core i5-4670S
    67%
  • Intel Core i3-4330T
    66%
  • Intel Core i5-4300M
    66%
  • Intel Core i7-2635QM
    65%
  • Intel Core i5-2405S
    65%
  • Intel Core i5-2500T
    65%
  • AMD FX-6300
    65%
  • Intel Core i7-4600U
    65%
  • Intel Core i5-4288U
    64%
  • Intel Core i5-4258U
    64%
  • Intel Core i7-2630QM
    64%
  • Intel Core i3-4130T
    64%
  • AMD FX-6200
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-5500U
    63%
  • Intel Core i5-3320M
    63%
  • AMD A10-6800K
    63%
  • Intel Core i3-3225
    63%
  • AMD A10-7850K
    62%
  • Intel Core i3-3240
    62%
  • Intel Pentium G3430
    61%
  • AMD FX-4350
    61%
  • Intel Core i3-3220
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-4500U
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-2390T
    60%
  • AMD FX-6120
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-5250U
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-3230M
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-3687U
    59%
  • Intel Pentium G3420
    59%
  • Intel Core i5-5300U
    59%
  • Intel Core i3-2130
    59%
  • AMD FX-6100
    58%
  • AMD A10-7700K
    58%
  • Intel Core i3-2125
    58%
  • Intel Core i5-3210M
    58%
  • AMD A10-6700T
    58%
  • Intel Core i5-2540M
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-3667U
    58%
  • Intel Core i3-3210
    58%
  • Intel Core i3-2120T
    57%
  • AMD A8-6600K
    57%
  • Intel Core i7-3517UE
    57%
  • AMD A10-6790K
    57%
  • AMD A10-5800K
    57%
  • Intel Core i5-2520M
    57%
  • AMD Phenom II X4 980 BE
    56%
  • AMD FX-8100
    56%
  • Intel Core i5-5200U
    56%
  • Intel Core i7-3537U
    56%
  • Intel Core i5-2435M
    56%
  • AMD FX-4170
    56%
  • Intel Core i5-4350U
    56%
  • AMD FX-4300
    56%
  • AMD A8-5600K
    56%
  • Intel Core i5-4250U
    55%
  • Intel Pentium G3220
    55%
  • AMD A8-6500
    55%
  • Intel Pentium G2130
    55%
  • Intel Core i5-2450M
    54%
  • Intel Core i3-2100
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-3517U
    54%
  • Intel Core i3-2105
    53%
  • Intel Pentium G2120
    53%
  • Intel Core i5-3437U
    53%
  • Intel Core i5-4200U
    52%
  • Intel Core i3-3220T
    52%
  • Intel Core i5-3427U
    52%
  • AMD A10-5700
    51%
  • Intel Celeron G1840
    51%
  • Intel Core i5-2430M
    51%
  • AMD FX-4130
    51%
  • Intel Core i3-3240T
    51%
  • Intel Core i5-2410M
    50%
  • AMD FX-4100
    50%
  • Intel Celeron G1820
    49%
  • Intel Core i5-2415M
    49%
  • Intel Pentium G2020
    49%
  • Intel Pentium G870
    49%
  • AMD Phenom II X4 840
    49%
  • AMD A8-5500
    49%
  • Intel Core i3-5010U
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-3317U
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-3337U
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-2557M
    48%
  • Intel Core i3-3130M
    48%
  • AMD A8-3870K
    48%
  • Intel Pentium G850
    47%
  • Intel Core i3-4000M
    47%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 651
    47%
  • Intel Pentium G2010
    47%
  • Intel Pentium G860T
    47%
  • Intel Celeron G1630
    47%
  • Intel Celeron G1620T
    46%
  • AMD A8-3850
    46%
  • Intel Pentium G3220T
    46%
  • Intel Core i3-3120M
    46%
  • Intel Pentium G840
    46%
  • Intel Core i3-2100T
    46%
  • AMD Athlon II X3 460
    46%
  • Intel Pentium G645
    45%
  • Intel Core i3-5005U
    45%
  • Intel Core i3-3110M
    45%
  • Intel Celeron G1610
    44%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 641
    44%
  • Intel Pentium G2020T
    43%
  • Intel Pentium G640
    43%
  • AMD A6-6400K
    43%
  • AMD A6-3670K
    43%
  • AMD A10-5750M
    43%
  • Intel Pentium 2030M
    42%
  • Intel Pentium G630
    42%
  • Intel Core i7-3689Y
    42%
  • AMD A6-3650
    41%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 620e
    41%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 631
    41%
  • AMD Athlon II X2 280
    41%
  • Intel Pentium 2020M
    41%
  • Intel Core i3-2370M
    41%
  • AMD A8-3820
    40%
  • Intel Celeron G550
    40%
  • Intel Pentium G620
    40%
  • AMD A4-6300
    40%
  • Intel Celeron G530
    40%
  • Intel Core i3-2350M
    40%
  • Intel Celeron G1610T
    40%
  • AMD A10-5757M
    40%
  • AMD A8-3800
    40%
  • Intel Pentium G645T
    40%
  • AMD A6-5400K
    39%
  • AMD A6-5400B
    39%
  • AMD A10-4600M
    39%
  • Intel Celeron G540
    39%
  • Intel Pentium G6960
    39%
  • AMD Athlon II X2 270
    39%
  • Intel Core i3-2312M
    39%
  • Intel Core i3-2328M
    38%
  • Intel Core i3-2330M
    38%
  • AMD A4-5300
    38%
  • Intel Core i3-4005U
    38%
  • Intel Pentium B980
    38%
  • Intel Core i3-4010U
    38%
  • Intel Core i3-3227U
    37%
  • AMD Athlon II X3 425e
    37%
  • Intel Pentium G630T
    37%
  • Intel Core i3-2310M
    37%
  • Intel Core i5-4200Y
    36%
  • AMD A6-3620
    36%
  • Intel Pentium B970
    36%
  • AMD A6-3600
    36%
  • Intel Pentium B960
    35%
  • Intel Core i5-2467M
    35%
  • AMD A8-5557M
    35%
  • AMD A8-5550M
    35%
  • Intel Core i5-3339Y
    35%
  • Intel Core i3-3217UE
    35%
  • Intel Pentium B950
    34%
  • Intel Celeron G540T
    34%
  • AMD A4-4000
    34%
  • AMD A10-5745M
    34%
  • AMD A8-3550MX
    34%
  • AMD A8-3530MX
    33%
  • Intel Pentium G620T
    33%
  • Intel Celeron 1000M
    33%
  • Intel Pentium B940
    33%
  • AMD A6-3430MX
    33%
  • AMD A4-3420
    33%
  • AMD A4-5150M
    32%
  • Intel Celeron 1037U
    32%
  • AMD A6-5357M
    32%
  • Intel Pentium 2117U
    32%
  • Intel Pentium 3556U
    32%
  • AMD A8-3510MX
    32%
  • AMD A8-4500M
    31%
  • AMD A10-4655M
    31%
  • AMD A6-5350M
    31%
  • Intel Celeron B840
    31%
  • AMD A4-3400
    30%
  • AMD A6-5345M
    30%
  • AMD A6-3500
    30%
  • Intel Core i5-2537M
    30%
  • AMD A6-5200
    30%
  • AMD A6-4400M
    30%
  • Intel Core i3-4010Y
    29%
  • AMD A8-3520M
    29%
  • Intel Celeron B830
    29%
  • AMD A4-3300
    29%
  • Intel Celeron 2955U
    28%
  • AMD A4-4300M
    28%
  • AMD A8-5545M
    28%
  • AMD A6-3410MX
    28%
  • Intel Core i3-2377M
    28%
  • Intel Celeron B820
    28%
  • Intel Celeron B810
    27%
  • AMD A8-4555M
    27%
  • AMD A6-3420M
    27%
  • AMD E2-3200
    27%
  • AMD A8-3500M
    26%
  • Intel Celeron B815
    26%
  • Intel Atom Z3770
    26%
  • Intel Pentium 997
    26%
  • Intel Celeron 1007U
    26%
  • Intel Core i3-2367M
    26%
  • Intel Celeron 887
    25%
  • Intel Pentium 3560Y
    25%
  • AMD A6-3400M
    25%
  • Intel Celeron G465
    25%
  • Intel Core i3-3229Y
    25%
  • Intel Pentium P6300
    25%
  • Intel Celeron B800
    24%
  • AMD A4-3310MX
    24%
  • AMD A4-3330MX
    24%
  • Intel Core i3-2357M
    24%
  • Intel Celeron 877
    24%
  • Intel Celeron G460
    24%
  • AMD A4-5000
    23%
  • AMD A4-3305M
    23%
  • AMD A6-4455M
    23%
  • AMD A4-3320M
    23%
  • Intel Pentium 987
    23%
  • Intel Pentium 967
    23%
  • Intel Celeron 857
    22%
  • Intel Atom Z3740
    22%
  • AMD A4-3300M
    22%
  • AMD A4-4355M
    21%
  • Intel Celeron 867
    20%
  • AMD E2-3000M
    20%
  • Intel Celeron G440
    20%
  • Intel Pentium 2129Y
    20%
  • AMD E2-3000
    19%
  • Intel Celeron 847
    19%
  • AMD A6-1450
    18%
  • Intel Pentium U5600
    16%
  • AMD E1-2500
    14%
  • AMD E2-2000
    14%
  • AMD E2-1800
    14%
  • AMD E-350
    14%
  • AMD E-450
    13%
  • Intel Atom D2700
    13%
  • AMD E1-1500
    12%
  • AMD E1-1200
    12%
  • AMD E1-2100
    12%
  • AMD A4-1200
    12%
  • Intel Atom D2550
    11%
  • Intel Atom N2800
    11%
  • AMD A4-1250
    11%
  • AMD E-300
    11%
  • Intel Atom Z2760
    10%
  • AMD C-60
    10%
  • Intel Atom D2500
    10%
  • Intel Atom N570
    10%
  • Intel Atom N2600
    9%
  • AMD C-70
    9%
  • AMD E-240
    9%
  • AMD Z-01
    9%
  • AMD C-50
    8%
  • Intel Atom Z670
    5%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Intel Core i5-6500 is a cpu released by Intel on Jul 2015. This processor is based on the architecture and packs unknown transistors on a 14 nm, 177 mm² die.

Intel Core i5-6500 pros and cons



Specifications


Features

Architecture

Architecture Intel_Skylake
Market Desktop
Memory Support DDR4
Codename Skylake
Release Date Jul 2015

Cores

Cores 4
Threads 4
SMPs 1
Integrated Graphics No

Cache

L1 Cache 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 6144 KB (shared)

Physical

Socket Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp 72°C
Package FC-LGA12C
Die Size 177mm²
Process 14 nm

Performance

Cpu Frequency 3200 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 3600 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz
Voltage unknown
TDP 65 W

Compared to similar performing CPUs

Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6400 AMD FX-8370
Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6400 AMD FX-8370
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Architecture Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake AMD_Piledriver
Process Node 14 nm 14 nm 14 nm 14 nm 32 nm
Cores/Threads 4/4 2/4 4/4 4/4 8/8
Release Date Jul 2015 Sep 2015 Jul 2015 Jul 2015 Sep 2014

Benchmarks

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i3-6100
    3934
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    3709
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3438
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    3252
  • AMD FX-8370
    2167

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Multi Core)

  • Intel Core i5-6600
    11527
  • AMD FX-8370
    10991
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    10602
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    10168
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    8336

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i3-6100
    4975
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    3970
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3693
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    3324
  • AMD FX-8370
    2540

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Multi Core)

  • AMD FX-8370
    12941
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    12482
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    11265
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    10509
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    10338

points - higher is better