Benchmark results for the Mac mini (Late 2018) with an Intel Core i5-8500B processor can be found below. The data on this chart is gathered from user-submitted Geekbench 5 results from the Geekbench Browser.

Geekbench 5 scores are calibrated against a baseline score of 1000 (which is the score of an Intel Core i3-8100). Higher scores are better, with double the score indicating double the performance.


CPU Benchmark Scores

1039
Single-Core Score
4889
Multi-Core Score

Device Information

Name Mac mini (Late 2018)
Model Identifier Macmini8,1
Processor Intel Core i5-8500B
Processor Frequency 3000 MHz
Processors 1
Processor Cores 6
Processor Threads 6
Processor Score
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i7-8700B @ 3.2 GHz (6 cores)
1149
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8500B @ 3.0 GHz (6 cores)
1039
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i3-8100B @ 3.6 GHz (4 cores)
934
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i7-4578U @ 3.0 GHz (2 cores)
792
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4308U @ 2.8 GHz (2 cores)
777
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3720QM @ 2.6 GHz (4 cores)
739
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4278U @ 2.6 GHz (2 cores)
699
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3615QM @ 2.3 GHz (4 cores)
669
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
600
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2620M @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
591
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
576
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2520M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
569
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2635QM @ 2.0 GHz (4 cores)
548
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2415M @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
507
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
362
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 @ 2.4 GHz (2 cores)
324
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7550 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
309
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7350 @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
284
 
Processor Score
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i7-8700B @ 3.2 GHz (6 cores)
5756
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8500B @ 3.0 GHz (6 cores)
4889
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i3-8100B @ 3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3347
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3720QM @ 2.6 GHz (4 cores)
2865
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3615QM @ 2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2644
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2635QM @ 2.0 GHz (4 cores)
1909
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i7-4578U @ 3.0 GHz (2 cores)
1673
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4308U @ 2.8 GHz (2 cores)
1667
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4278U @ 2.6 GHz (2 cores)
1496
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1290
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2520M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1276
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1239
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2620M @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
1227
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2415M @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1141
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
671
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7550 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
527
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 @ 2.4 GHz (2 cores)
520
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7350 @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
501