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Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
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Is the Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 4 Cores and 4 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games, but may be a bottleneck on newer releases. [More ...]

Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1151

Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.8 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 6 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7500 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel Core i5-7500 CPU @ 3.40GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2016

CPUmark/$Price: 68.50

Overall Rank: 1317

Last Price Change: $87.99 USD (2023-05-28)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2268
Samples: 3525*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 8,046
Thread: 2,123

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz

Integer Math15,944 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math13,270 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers28 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting10,258 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,786 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression83,557 KBytes/Sec
Physics472 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions6,924 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,268 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of May 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 24th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 24th of May 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1829772 - May 30 2023
BL1828960 - May 29 2023
BL5039175 - May 28 2023
BL1827423 - May 26 2023
BL1827205 - May 26 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
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As of 30th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz
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Is the Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 30th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz