Benchmark results for the Intel Core i5-8279U 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

1025
Single-Core Score
3915
Multi-Core Score

Processor Information

Processor Intel Core i5-8279U
Frequency 2400 MHz
Maximum Frequency 4100 MHz
Cores 4
Threads 8
TDP 28 W
GPU Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655
Codename Coffee Lake
Package FCBGA1528
Processor Score
Intel Core i9-9900KS
4.0 GHz (8 cores)
1407
 
Intel Core i9-9900KF
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
1341
 
Intel Core i9-9900K
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
1337
 
Intel Core i7-8086K
4.0 GHz (6 cores)
1333
 
Intel Core i7-9700K
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
1302
 
Intel Core i7-9700KF
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
1300
 
Intel Core i7-8700K
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
1273
 
Intel Core i5-9600KF
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
1264
 
Intel Core i9-9900
3.1 GHz (8 cores)
1260
 
Intel Core i5-9600K
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
1249
 
Intel Core i5-8600K
3.6 GHz (6 cores)
1231
 
Intel Core i7-9700
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
1216
 
Intel Core i7-8700B
3.2 GHz (6 cores)
1205
 
Intel Core i7-9700F
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
1205
 
Intel Xeon E-2288G
3.7 GHz (8 cores)
1205
 
Intel Core i5-9600
3.1 GHz (6 cores)
1189
 
Intel Core i3-8350K
4.0 GHz (4 cores)
1175
 
Intel Core i7-8700
3.2 GHz (6 cores)
1174
 
Intel Xeon E-2276M
2.8 GHz (6 cores)
1162
 
Intel Core i5-9500
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
1139
 
Intel Core i7-8569U
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
1138
 
Intel Core i5-8600
3.1 GHz (6 cores)
1127
 
Intel Core i7-9850H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
1107
 
Intel Xeon E-2136
3.3 GHz (6 cores)
1099
 
Intel Core i9-8950HK
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
1097
 
Intel Core i7-8559U
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
1092
 
Intel Xeon E-2176M
2.7 GHz (6 cores)
1082
 
Intel Core i5-9400F
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
1079
 
Intel Core i3-9100
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
1076
 
Intel Core i5-8500
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
1072
 
Intel Core i5-9400
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
1071
 
Intel Core i5-8500B
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
1068
 
Intel Core i7-9750H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
1066
 
Intel Core i7-8700T
2.4 GHz (6 cores)
1057
 
Intel Core i3-9100F
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
1049
 
Intel Core i5-8400
2.8 GHz (6 cores)
1046
 
Intel Core i5-8279U
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
1025
 
Intel Core i7-8850H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
1024
 
Intel Core i5-8400H
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
1019
 
Intel Core i7-8557U
1.7 GHz (4 cores)
1012
 
Intel Core i7-8750H
2.2 GHz (6 cores)
999
 
Intel Core i3-8300
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
998
 
Intel Core i5-9300H
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
992
 
Intel Core i5-8300H
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
970
 
Intel Core i3-8100
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
963
 
Intel Core i5-8259U
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
963
 
Intel Core i5-8257U
1.4 GHz (4 cores)
963
 
Intel Pentium Gold G5500
3.8 GHz (2 cores)
950
 
Intel Core i5-8500T
2.1 GHz (6 cores)
917
 
Intel Pentium Gold G5400
3.7 GHz (2 cores)
910
 
Intel Core i3-8109U
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
879
 
Intel Core i5-8400T
1.7 GHz (6 cores)
857
 
Intel Core i3-8100T
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
833
 
Intel Celeron G4900
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
724
 
Processor Score
Intel Core i9-9900KS
4.0 GHz (8 cores)
9446
 
Intel Core i9-9900K
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
8819
 
Intel Core i9-9900KF
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
8741
 
Intel Core i9-9900
3.1 GHz (8 cores)
7834
 
Intel Xeon E-2288G
3.7 GHz (8 cores)
7718
 
Intel Core i7-9700K
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
7363
 
Intel Core i7-9700KF
3.6 GHz (8 cores)
7336
 
Intel Core i7-8086K
4.0 GHz (6 cores)
6989
 
Intel Core i7-8700K
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
6657
 
Intel Core i7-9700
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
6625
 
Intel Core i7-9700F
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
6618
 
Intel Core i7-8700B
3.2 GHz (6 cores)
6044
 
Intel Core i7-8700
3.2 GHz (6 cores)
5895
 
Intel Xeon E-2136
3.3 GHz (6 cores)
5833
 
Intel Core i5-9600KF
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
5727
 
Intel Core i5-9600K
3.7 GHz (6 cores)
5605
 
Intel Core i5-8600K
3.6 GHz (6 cores)
5520
 
Intel Xeon E-2276M
2.8 GHz (6 cores)
5204
 
Intel Core i5-9600
3.1 GHz (6 cores)
5187
 
Intel Core i9-8950HK
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
5026
 
Intel Core i5-8600
3.1 GHz (6 cores)
5014
 
Intel Core i7-9750H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
4996
 
Intel Core i7-8700T
2.4 GHz (6 cores)
4990
 
Intel Core i7-9850H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
4886
 
Intel Core i5-8500B
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
4775
 
Intel Xeon E-2176M
2.7 GHz (6 cores)
4765
 
Intel Core i5-9400F
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
4706
 
Intel Core i5-8500
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
4681
 
Intel Core i5-9400
2.9 GHz (6 cores)
4639
 
Intel Core i7-8750H
2.2 GHz (6 cores)
4598
 
Intel Core i5-9500
3.0 GHz (6 cores)
4591
 
Intel Core i7-8850H
2.6 GHz (6 cores)
4573
 
Intel Core i5-8400
2.8 GHz (6 cores)
4565
 
Intel Core i7-8569U
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
4262
 
Intel Core i5-8500T
2.1 GHz (6 cores)
3962
 
Intel Core i5-8259U
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
3921
 
Intel Core i5-8279U
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
3915
 
Intel Core i3-8350K
4.0 GHz (4 cores)
3890
 
Intel Core i7-8559U
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
3754
 
Intel Core i7-8557U
1.7 GHz (4 cores)
3735
 
Intel Core i5-8257U
1.4 GHz (4 cores)
3729
 
Intel Core i5-8400T
1.7 GHz (6 cores)
3648
 
Intel Core i5-9300H
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
3466
 
Intel Core i5-8400H
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
3459
 
Intel Core i5-8300H
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
3394
 
Intel Core i3-9100
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3329
 
Intel Core i3-8300
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
3282
 
Intel Core i3-9100F
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3220
 
Intel Core i3-8100
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3113
 
Intel Core i3-8100T
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2705
 
Intel Pentium Gold G5500
3.8 GHz (2 cores)
2095
 
Intel Core i3-8109U
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
2016
 
Intel Pentium Gold G5400
3.7 GHz (2 cores)
1998
 
Intel Celeron G4900
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
1328