Intel Core i5-2500 image/logo

  Core i5-2500

Specifications:

CPU Score: 138
2 %
Future-Proof Score

Cores 4

Logical Cores 4

Clock 3.3 GHz

Turboclock 3.7 GHz

TDP 95 W

Socket LGA1155

Included CPU Cooler Yes

Integrated Graphics Intel HD Graphics 2000

L1 Cache 4 x 32 kB L1I|4 x 32 kB L1D

L2 Cache 2 x 256 kB

L3 Cache 1 x 6 MB

Average FPS on 1080p
65.9 FPS
Average FPS on 1440p
49.2 FPS
Average FPS on 4k
30.9 FPS

This CPU Best Works With
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GPU name
Links
1.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1127 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 120 W
2.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCI-E 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1290 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 75 W
3.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1046 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 230 W
4.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 915 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 170 W
5.
AMD Radeon R9 290 / 390 Image
AMD Radeon R9 290 / 390 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 947 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 275 W
6.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1006 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 195 W
7.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1024 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB
  • TDP: 90 W
8.
AMD Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X Image
AMD Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X x1 (105%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1000 MHz
  • Memory: 3072 MB
  • TDP: 250 W
9.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 x1 (105%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCI-E 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1354 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB
  • TDP: 75 W
10.
AMD Radeon R9 280X Image
AMD Radeon R9 280X x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 850 MHz
  • Memory: 3072 MB
  • TDP: 250 W
11.
AMD Radeon R9 280 Image
AMD Radeon R9 280 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 827 MHz
  • Memory: 3072 MB
  • TDP: 250 W
12.
AMD Radeon R9 380 Image
AMD Radeon R9 380 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 970 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 190 W
13.
AMD Radeon R9 285 / 380 Image
AMD Radeon R9 285 / 380 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 918 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB
  • TDP: 190 W
14.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 x1 (105%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 2.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 772 MHz
  • Memory: 3072 MB
  • TDP: 244 W
15.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 915 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB
  • TDP: 300 W
16.
AMD Radeon R9 380X Image
AMD Radeon R9 380X x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 970 MHz
  • Memory: 4096 MB
  • TDP: 190 W
17.
NVIDIA Quadro M4000 Image
NVIDIA Quadro M4000 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Workstations
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 800 MHz
  • Memory: 8192 MB
  • TDP: 120 W
18.
AMD Radeon RX 570 Image
AMD Radeon RX 570 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1168 MHz
  • Memory: 8192 MB
  • TDP: 150 W
19.
AMD Radeon HD 7990 Image
AMD Radeon HD 7990 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 950 MHz
  • Memory: 3072 MB
  • TDP: 375 W
20.
NVIDIA Quadro K5200 Image
NVIDIA Quadro K5200 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Workstations
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 650 MHz
  • Memory: 8192 MB
  • TDP: 150 W
21.
AMD FirePro W7100 Image
AMD FirePro W7100 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Workstations
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 920 MHz
  • Memory: 8192 MB
  • TDP: 150 W
22.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Ti Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Ti x1 (105%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 915 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB
  • TDP: 170 W
23.
AMD Radeon Pro WX 5100 Image
AMD Radeon Pro WX 5100 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Workstations
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 926-1090 MHz
  • Memory: 8096 MB
  • TDP: 75 W
24.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5GB Image
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5GB x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 1556 MHz
  • Memory: 5120 MB
25.
AMD FirePro W8100 Image
AMD FirePro W8100 x1 (100%)
  • Used in: Workstations
  • Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core Clock Frequency: 824 MHz
  • Memory: 8192 MB
  • TDP: 220 W
CPUs In The Same Range
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CPU name
1.
Intel Core i5-2500K Image
Intel Core i5-2500K
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.3 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.7 GHz
  • TDP: 95 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
2.
Intel Core i5-4670K Image
Intel Core i5-4670K
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.4 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.8 GHz
  • TDP: 84 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
3.
Intel Core i5-6500 Image
Intel Core i5-6500
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.2 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.6 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA 1151
4.
Intel Core i5-4570 Image
Intel Core i5-4570
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.2 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.6 GHz
  • TDP: 84 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
5.
Intel Core i5-4590 Image
Intel Core i5-4590
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.3 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.7 GHz
  • TDP: 84 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
6.
Intel Core i5-4690 Image
Intel Core i5-4690
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.5 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.9 GHz
  • TDP: 84 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
7.
Intel Core i5-7400 Image
Intel Core i5-7400
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.0 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.5 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: FCLGA1151
8.
Intel Core i5-4670 Image
Intel Core i5-4670
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.4 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.8 GHz
  • TDP: 84 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
9.
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core Image
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 8
  • Logical Cores: 8
  • Clock: 3.6 GHz
  • Turboclock: 4.2 GHz
  • TDP: 125 W
  • Socket: AM3+
10.
Intel Core i5-3330 Image
Intel Core i5-3330
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.0 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.2 GHz
  • TDP: 77 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
11.
Intel Core i5-3450 Image
Intel Core i5-3450
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.1 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.5 GHz
  • TDP: 77 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
12.
AMD FX-8300 Eight-Core Image
AMD FX-8300 Eight-Core
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 8
  • Logical Cores: 8
  • Clock: 3.3 GHz
  • Turboclock: 4.2 GHz
  • TDP: 95 W
  • Socket: AM3+
13.
AMD FX-8320E Eight-Core Image
AMD FX-8320E Eight-Core
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 8
  • Logical Cores: 8
  • Clock: 3.2 GHz
  • Turboclock: 4.0 GHz
  • TDP: 95 W
  • Socket: AM3+
14.
Intel Core i5-3350P Image
Intel Core i5-3350P
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.1 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.3 GHz
  • TDP: 69 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
15.
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 Image
AMD Ryzen 3 1200
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.1 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.4 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: AM4
16.
Intel Core i5-3470S Image
Intel Core i5-3470S
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 2.9 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.6 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
17.
Intel Core i5-4590S Image
Intel Core i5-4590S
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.0 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.7 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
18.
Intel Core i5-6402P Image
Intel Core i5-6402P
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 2.8 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.4 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA 1151
19.
Intel Core i5-3340 Image
Intel Core i5-3340
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.1 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.3 GHz
  • TDP: 77 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
20.
Intel Core i5-7500T Image
Intel Core i5-7500T
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 2.7 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.3 GHz
  • TDP: 35 W
  • Socket: FCLGA1151
21.
Intel Core i5-4690S Image
Intel Core i5-4690S
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.2 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.9 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA1150
22.
Intel Core i5-3450S Image
Intel Core i5-3450S
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 2.8 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.5 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: LGA1155
23.
Intel Core i5-6600T Image
Intel Core i5-6600T
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 2.7 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.5 GHz
  • TDP: 35 W
  • Socket: LGA 1151
24.
Intel Core i5-4670S Image
Intel Core i5-4670S
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.1 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.8 GHz
  • TDP: 65 W
  • Socket: FCLGA1150
25.
Intel Core i5-2450P Image
Intel Core i5-2450P
  • Used in: Desktop PCs
  • Cores: 4
  • Logical Cores: 4
  • Clock: 3.2 GHz
  • Turboclock: 3.5 GHz
  • TDP: 95 W
  • Socket: LGA1155

Check Out How Good Will Intel Core i5-2500 Run Games

Results can vary in comparison to reality. Frames per second can vary because of differences in hardware and software enviroments.

Shown number of Frames Per Second is the maximal possible you can get with this CPU

Game
Frames Per Second
Grand Theft Auto V
51.9 FPS
Apex Legends
51.5 FPS
PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds
52.5 FPS
Assassins Creed: Odyssey
66.8 FPS
Battlefield 1
45.1 FPS
Rainbow Six: Siege
62.5 FPS
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered
74.3 FPS
Forza Horizon 4
62.5 FPS
ARK: Survival Evolved
59.6 FPS
The Witcher III - Game of the Year Edition
80.8 FPS
Game
Frames Per Second
Grand Theft Auto V
77.4 FPS
Apex Legends
46.6 FPS
PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds
52.5 FPS
Assassins Creed: Odyssey
49.9 FPS
Battlefield 1
43.7 FPS
Rainbow Six: Siege
46.7 FPS
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered
55.4 FPS
Forza Horizon 4
46.7 FPS
ARK: Survival Evolved
44.5 FPS
The Witcher III - Game of the Year Edition
60.3 FPS
Game
Frames Per Second
Grand Theft Auto V
48.6 FPS
Apex Legends
36.9 FPS
PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds
32.9 FPS
Assassins Creed: Odyssey
31.3 FPS
Battlefield 1
27.4 FPS
Rainbow Six: Siege
58.6 FPS
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered
46.4 FPS
Forza Horizon 4
38.1 FPS
ARK: Survival Evolved
27.9 FPS
The Witcher III - Game of the Year Edition
37.8 FPS