Intel Core i5 8500 3.0Ghz Coffee Lake Desktop Processor/CPU
BE AMAZED WITH THE 8TH GEN DESKTOP PROCESSORS
Intel's 8th Gen processors let you have amazing gaming, entertainment and VR experiences. The i5 8500 processor extends all the capabilities that users love from previous generation CPUs with even more advanced innovatations that deliver new levels of performance immersing you into your computing on a veriety of form factors. The 8500 features all the latest Intel technologies to allow you to have the best computing experience ever
Please Note: Intel 8th. Gen 'Coffee Lake' CPUs are ONLY compatible with Intel 300 Series Motherboards.
EXCEPTIONAL I5 PERFORMANCE
The 8th Generation Intel Core processors redefine mainstream desktop PC performance. The i5 8500 features six cores for more processing power—that’s two more cores than the previous generation i5 processor. Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology has also increased the maximum turbo frequency of 4.1 GHz, and up to 9 MB of cache memory. For the enthusiast, there is an unlocked 8th Generation version of this chip, the i5 8600K processor provides you the opportunity to tweak the platform performance to its fullest potential and enjoy even better gaming and VR experiences.
INCREDIBLE VIRTUAL REALITY
A high-performance processor is key to achieving a balanced platform to make your VR experiences great. Attach your premium head-mounted display (HMD) to an Intel Core i7 or i5 processor-based PC, and prepare to be amazed.
STREAM AND PLAY IN 4K UHD
Desktop computers based on the 8th Gen Intel processors integrate advanced media technologies that bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop, including HEVC 10-bit encode/decode, VP9 10-bit decode this delivers smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment to your PC from leading online providers.
8th Generation Intel Core processors integrate hardware-level technologies that strengthen the protection of your enabled security software.
: INTEL® TURBO BOOST TECHNOLOGY 2.0
: INTEL® SMART CACHE
: INTEGRATED MEMORY CONTROLLER
: INTEL® UHD GRAPHICS
: PCI-E 3.0
: INTEL® OPTANE MEMORY SUPPORT
: INTEL® POWER OPTIMISER
- CPU Type: Intel Core i5
- CPU Model: 8500
- Socket: 1151
- Architecture: Coffee Lake
- Manufacturing Process: 14 nm
- No. of Cores: 6 Core
- No. of Threads: 6
- Core Ratio: 30 x
- Clock Speed: 3.0 GHz (Turbo 4.1GHz)
- DMI Speed: 8 GT/s
- Max. Memory Size: 64 GB DDR4 - 2666
- Max. Memory Channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
- Intel Optane Memory Support: Yes
- Max. PCIe Lanes Supported: 16
- Processor Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630
- Base GPU Speed: 350 MHz
- Max. GPU Speed: 1100 MHz
- Max. GPU Resolution: 4096x2304 (4K) @60Hz
- L3 Cache: *See Intel Smart Cache*
- Intel® Smart Cache: 9MB
- Max. TDP: 65W
- Thermal Specification: 100 °C
- Heatsink: Active Fan Air Cooler