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Intel Core i5-2500 Processor Review

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Performance:
3DMark CPU Score:
5560
3DMark Ranking:
80. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$230
Socket:
LGA1155
TDP:
95W
P3mark:
59 3DMarks / W

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Intel Core i5-2500 Processor compared to popular Processors

You can find a good value for money by comparing the money bar (green) with the performance bar (blue). The less the money bar covers from the performance bar, the better is the value for money.

3DMark11 Score
Price
Name Price 3DMark11
Score
0 11960
Intel Core i7-6850K $610 11960
Intel Core i7-6900K $1064 11960
Intel Core i7-5960X $2265 11700
Intel Core i7-5930K $661 11690
Intel Core i7-4960X $1354 11500
Intel Core i7-6800K $428 11430
Intel Core i7-5820K $384 11170
Intel Core i7-6950X $1838 11090
Intel Core i7-4930K $649 10990
Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition $690 10800
0 $2360

Compare Intel Core i5-2500 Processor vs. processors with Similar Performance

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
Intel Core i5-6500
6620
$205 32
AMD FX-8370
6550
$180 36
Intel Core i7-975 Extreme Edition
6550
$430
AMD FX-8350
6430
$150 43
Intel Core i5-4690
6350
$220 29
AMD FX-6350
6310
$152 41
Intel Core i7-960
6290
$258 24
Intel Core i5-4690K
6270
$373 17
Intel Core i5-4670
6190
$215 29
Intel Core i5-4670K
6190
$235 26
AMD FX-4300
6180
$190 33
Intel Core i7-4810MQ
6160
N/A
Intel Core i7-4900MQ
6160
N/A
Intel Core i5-4590
6020
$199 30
Intel Core i7-950
6020
$800 8
Intel Core i7-4800MQ
6010
N/A
Intel Core i5-3570K
5990
$252 24
Intel Core i5-3570
5990
$230 26
Intel Core i7-3740QM
5930
N/A
Intel Core i5-4460
5860
$179 33
Intel Core i7-4720HQ
5860
N/A
Intel Core i5-3550
5820
$238 24
AMD FX-8320
5810
$137 42
AMD FX-8320E
5810
$137 42
AMD FX-6300
5810
$175 33
Intel Core i5-6400
5780
$183 32
Intel Core i7-870
5760
$228 25
Intel Core i7-940
5760
$555 10
Intel Core i7-3720QM
5730
N/A
Intel Core i7-4710MQ
5710
N/A
Intel Core i7-4710HQ
5710
N/A
Intel Core i5-4440
5700
$192 30
AMD FX-6200
5650
$145 39
Intel Core i5-3470
5650
$205 28
AMD FX-8300
5570
$600 9
Intel Core i5-2500
5560
$230 24
Intel Core i5-2500K
5560
$480 12
Intel Core i7-4700MQ
5560
N/A
Intel Core i7-4700HQ
5560
N/A
Intel Core i5-4430
5540
$179 31
Intel Core i7-860
5500
$295 19
Intel Core i7-930
5500
$300 18
Intel Core i5-3450
5480
$218 25
AMD FX-4100
5460
N/A
AMD FX-8150
5460
N/A
Intel Core i5-6300HQ
5400
N/A
Intel Xeon X5670
5390
N/A
Intel Core i7-3630QM
5320
N/A
Intel Core i3-6300
5270
$150 35
Intel Core i5-2400
5270
$155 34
Intel Core i7-920
5240
$255 21
Intel Core i3-6100
5180
$118 44
AMD FX-6100
5170
N/A
Intel Core i5-3470S
5130
$205 25
Intel Core i7-3610QM
5120
N/A
AMD FX-8120
4970
N/A
Intel Xeon X5650
4940
N/A
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
4930
N/A
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T
4830
$290
Intel Core i5-2300
4830
$179
Intel Pentium G4400
4800
$538 9
Intel Core i7-2720QM
4610
N/A
Intel Core i7-2670QM
4610
N/A
Intel Core i3-4170
4470
$118 38
Intel Core i5-760
4460
$224 20

Compare Intel Core i5-2500 Processor vs. processors with Similar Price

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
Intel Core i7-4770
7790
$288 27
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650
3680
$270
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550
3450
$268 13
AMD FX-4350
6680
$267
AMD Athlon X4 760K
3430
$267
Intel Core i7-960
6290
$258 24
Intel Core i7-920
5240
$255 21
AMD Phenom II X4 965
3860
$255
Intel Core i5-3570K
5990
$252 24
AMD Athlon II X4 640
2800
$250
Intel Core i5-3550
5820
$238 24
Intel Core i5-4670K
6190
$235 26
Intel Core i5-3570
5990
$230 26
Intel Core i5-2500
5560
$230 24
Intel Core i5-6600K
7120
$229 31
Intel Core i7-870
5760
$228 25
Intel Core i5-6600
6790
$225 30
Intel Core i5-760
4460
$224 20
Intel Core i5-4690
6350
$220 29
Intel Core i5-3450
5480
$218 25
Intel Core i5-4670
6190
$215 29
AMD FX-9590
7290
$211 35
Intel Core i5-2320
3270
$211 16
Intel Core i5-6500
6620
$205 32
Intel Core i5-3470
5650
$205 28
Intel Core i5-3470S
5130
$205 25
Intel Core i5-3350P
4130
$200 21
Intel Core i5-4590
6020
$199 30
Intel Core i5-4570
4130
$197 21
Intel Core i5-4440
5700
$192 30
AMD FX-9370
6920
$190 36
AMD FX-4300
6180
$190 33
AMD Athlon X4 740
3020
$188
Intel Core i5-3330
3960
$184 21
Intel Core i5-6400
5780
$183 32
AMD FX-8370
6550
$180 36
Intel Core i5-4460
5860
$179 33
Intel Core i5-2300
4830
$179
Intel Core i5-4430
5540
$179 31
AMD FX-6300
5810
$175 33

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