Benchmark results for the Intel Core i5-2500K can be found below. The data on this chart is gathered from user-submitted Geekbench 4 results from the Geekbench Browser.

Geekbench 4 scores are calibrated against a baseline score of 4000 (which is the score of an Intel Core i7-6600U). Higher scores are better, with double the score indicating double the performance.


CPU Benchmark Scores

3822
Single-Core Score
10847
Multi-Core Score

Processor Information

Processor Intel Core i5-2500K
Frequency 3300 MHz
Maximum Frequency 3700 MHz
Cores 4
Threads 4
TDP 95 W
GPU Intel HD Graphics 3000
Codename Sandy Bridge
Package LGA1155
Processor Score
Intel Core i5-2550K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3997
 
Intel Core i7-2700K
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
3943
 
Intel Core i7-2600K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3842
 
Intel Core i5-2500K
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
3822
 
Intel Xeon E3-1290
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3646
 
Intel Core i7-2600
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3419
 
Intel Xeon E3-1270
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3379
 
Intel Xeon E3-1245
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
3356
 
Intel Core i5-2500
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
3321
 
Intel Xeon E3-1235
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
3280
 
Intel Xeon E3-1240
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
3272
 
Intel Core i7-2600S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
3268
 
Intel Xeon E3-1230
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
3263
 
Intel Core i5-2450P
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
3255
 
Intel Core i5-2500S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
3214
 
Intel Core i7-2960XM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
3158
 
Intel Core i5-2380P
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
3151
 
Intel Xeon E3-1225
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
3142
 
Intel Core i5-2400
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
3134
 
Intel Core i7-2920XM
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
3121
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
3062
 
Intel Core i5-2320
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
3034
 
Intel Core i7-2860QM
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
2995
 
Intel Core i7-2710QE
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
2981
 
Intel Core i7-2760QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
2971
 
Intel Core i5-2310
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
2952
 
Intel Core i3-2125
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
2951
 
Intel Core i5-2400S
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
2900
 
Intel Core i5-2300
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
2893
 
Intel Core i3-2130
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
2883
 
Intel Core i5-2390T
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
2882
 
Intel Core i7-2620M
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
2873
 
Intel Core i7-2640M
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
2870
 
Intel Core i5-2405S
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
2842
 
Intel Core i7-2820QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2835
 
Intel Core i5-2500T
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2830
 
Intel Core i3-2120
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
2799
 
Intel Core i7-2720QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
2746
 
Intel Xeon E3-1260L
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
2738
 
Intel Core i5-2540M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
2731
 
Intel Core i3-2100
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
2693
 
Intel Core i3-2105
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
2672
 
Intel Core i7-2675QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
2671
 
Intel Core i5-2520M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
2656
 
Intel Core i7-2670QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
2627
 
Intel Core i7-2715QE
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
2611
 
Intel Xeon E3-1265L
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
2607
 
Intel Core i5-2450M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
2577
 
Intel Pentium G850
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
2574
 
Intel Pentium G870
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
2571
 
Intel Core i5-2415M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
2555
 
Intel Pentium G860
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
2536
 
Intel Core i5-2435M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
2535
 
Intel Core i7-2635QM
2.0 GHz (4 cores)
2530
 
Intel Core i5-2430M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
2513
 
Intel Core i7-2630QM
2.0 GHz (4 cores)
2482
 
Intel Pentium G840
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
2421
 
Intel Pentium G645
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
2418
 
Intel Core i5-2410M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
2411
 
Intel Core i7-2617M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2397
 
Intel Core i3-2120T
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
2385
 
Intel Core i7-2677M
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
2382
 
Intel Core i3-2100T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
2366
 
Intel Pentium G640
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
2347
 
Intel Core i7-2637M
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
2296
 
Intel Core i5-2557M
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
2246
 
Intel Pentium G630
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
2238
 
Intel Pentium G640T
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
2205
 
Intel Celeron G550
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
2176
 
Intel Pentium G620
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
2170
 
Intel Pentium G645T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
2134
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220L
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
2092
 
Intel Celeron G530
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
2052
 
Intel Celeron G540
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
2049
 
Intel Core i3-2370M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
2000
 
Intel Core i3-2350M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1978
 
Intel Core i3-2312M
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
1964
 
Intel Pentium B980
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
1954
 
Intel Pentium B970
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1948
 
Intel Pentium G620T
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1923
 
Intel Pentium G630T
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1923
 
Intel Core i3-2348M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1922
 
Intel Core i3-2330M
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1921
 
Intel Core i3-2328M
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1912
 
Intel Core i3-2310M
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
1889
 
Intel Core i5-2467M
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1876
 
Intel Celeron G540T
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
1844
 
Intel Pentium B960
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1839
 
Intel Pentium B950
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
1768
 
Intel Pentium B940
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
1752
 
Intel Celeron B840
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
1738
 
Intel Celeron G555
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
1717
 
Intel Celeron G465
1.9 GHz (1 core)
1622
 
Intel Core i5-2537M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1596
 
Intel Celeron B810
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1593
 
Intel Celeron G460
1.8 GHz (1 core)
1534
 
Intel Celeron B820
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1513
 
Intel Celeron B830
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1512
 
Intel Core i3-2377M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
1410
 
Intel Celeron 887
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
1407
 
Intel Celeron B815
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1395
 
Intel Celeron G440
1.6 GHz (1 core)
1393
 
Intel Pentium 997
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1380
 
Intel Celeron B800
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
1370
 
Intel Core i3-2375M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
1366
 
Intel Core i3-2367M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1354
 
Intel Core i3-2365M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1332
 
Intel Celeron 877
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1326
 
Intel Pentium 987
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
1316
 
Intel Core i3-2357M
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1296
 
Intel Celeron 867
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1261
 
Intel Celeron 857
1.2 GHz (2 cores)
1238
 
Intel Pentium 967
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1210
 
Intel Celeron 847E
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
1129
 
Intel Celeron 847
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
1053
 
Processor Score
Intel Core i7-2700K
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
12800
 
Intel Core i7-2600K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
12456
 
Intel Xeon E3-1290
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
11825
 
Intel Core i5-2550K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
11420
 
Intel Core i7-2600
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
10881
 
Intel Core i5-2500K
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
10847
 
Intel Xeon E3-1245
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
10786
 
Intel Xeon E3-1270
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
10776
 
Intel Xeon E3-1240
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
10527
 
Intel Xeon E3-1230
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
10514
 
Intel Xeon E3-1235
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
10444
 
Intel Core i7-2710QE
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
9538
 
Intel Core i7-2920XM
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
9514
 
Intel Core i7-2600S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
9485
 
Intel Core i7-2960XM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
9352
 
Intel Core i7-2860QM
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
9274
 
Intel Core i5-2500
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
9174
 
Intel Core i5-2450P
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
9160
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
9136
 
Intel Xeon E3-1225
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
8901
 
Intel Core i7-2760QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
8834
 
Intel Core i5-2400
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
8783
 
Intel Core i7-2820QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
8692
 
Intel Core i5-2380P
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
8577
 
Intel Core i5-2320
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
8397
 
Intel Core i7-2720QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
8309
 
Intel Xeon E3-1265L
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
8289
 
Intel Core i5-2310
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
8209
 
Intel Xeon E3-1260L
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
8107
 
Intel Core i7-2675QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
8046
 
Intel Core i5-2300
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
8023
 
Intel Core i5-2500S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
8005
 
Intel Core i7-2670QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
7983
 
Intel Core i7-2635QM
2.0 GHz (4 cores)
7839
 
Intel Core i7-2715QE
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
7793
 
Intel Core i7-2630QM
2.0 GHz (4 cores)
7449
 
Intel Core i5-2400S
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
7362
 
Intel Core i5-2405S
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
7202
 
Intel Core i5-2500T
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
6806
 
Intel Core i3-2125
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
5556
 
Intel Core i3-2130
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
5456
 
Intel Core i7-2620M
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
5454
 
Intel Core i7-2640M
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
5405
 
Intel Core i5-2390T
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
5357
 
Intel Core i3-2120
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
5281
 
Intel Core i5-2540M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
5126
 
Intel Core i3-2105
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
5096
 
Intel Core i3-2100
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
5088
 
Intel Core i5-2520M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
4979
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220L
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
4797
 
Intel Core i5-2450M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
4782
 
Intel Core i5-2415M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
4686
 
Intel Core i5-2430M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
4662
 
Intel Core i5-2435M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
4660
 
Intel Core i3-2120T
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
4503
 
Intel Core i3-2100T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
4500
 
Intel Core i5-2410M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
4456
 
Intel Core i7-2617M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
4298
 
Intel Pentium G870
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
4269
 
Intel Core i7-2677M
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
4262
 
Intel Pentium G850
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
4220
 
Intel Core i7-2637M
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
4149
 
Intel Pentium G860
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
4039
 
Intel Pentium G840
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
3943
 
Intel Pentium G645
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
3907
 
Intel Core i5-2557M
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
3837
 
Intel Pentium G640
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
3825
 
Intel Core i3-2370M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
3791
 
Intel Core i3-2350M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
3722
 
Intel Pentium G640T
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
3691
 
Intel Core i3-2348M
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
3628
 
Intel Pentium G630
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
3624
 
Intel Pentium G645T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
3624
 
Intel Core i3-2328M
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
3607
 
Intel Core i3-2312M
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
3601
 
Intel Core i3-2330M
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
3580
 
Intel Core i3-2310M
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
3565
 
Intel Celeron G550
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
3543
 
Intel Pentium G620
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
3443
 
Intel Core i5-2467M
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
3379
 
Intel Celeron G540
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
3283
 
Intel Celeron G530
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
3281
 
Intel Pentium G620T
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
3253
 
Intel Pentium B980
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
3133
 
Intel Pentium B970
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
3102
 
Intel Celeron G540T
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
3097
 
Intel Pentium G630T
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
3063
 
Intel Pentium B960
2.2 GHz (2 cores)
2917
 
Intel Core i5-2537M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
2800
 
Intel Pentium B950
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
2783
 
Intel Pentium B940
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
2763
 
Intel Celeron G555
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
2746
 
Intel Celeron B840
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
2705
 
Intel Core i3-2377M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2657
 
Intel Core i3-2375M
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2593
 
Intel Core i3-2367M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
2532
 
Intel Celeron B810
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
2525
 
Intel Core i3-2365M
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
2506
 
Intel Core i3-2357M
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
2476
 
Intel Celeron B820
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
2386
 
Intel Celeron B830
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
2380
 
Intel Celeron 887
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2197
 
Intel Celeron B815
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
2194
 
Intel Pentium 997
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
2155
 
Intel Celeron B800
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2132
 
Intel Celeron 877
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
2093
 
Intel Pentium 987
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
2069
 
Intel Celeron 857
1.2 GHz (2 cores)
2065
 
Intel Celeron G465
1.9 GHz (1 core)
1903
 
Intel Pentium 967
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1902
 
Intel Celeron G460
1.8 GHz (1 core)
1793
 
Intel Celeron 847
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
1637
 
Intel Celeron 847E
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
1539
 
Intel Celeron 867
1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1535
 
Intel Celeron G440
1.6 GHz (1 core)
1275