Intel Core 2 Duo E8500
Default clock: 3167MHz. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
Hardware index based on 14,298 submissions (performance relative to fastest system, more info).
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CPU overclocking records

World records achieved by overclocking a Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
3DMark CPU PROFILE MAX Russian Federation 714 marks (6pts) Rankings
3DMark CPU PROFILE 1 THREAD Russian Federation 373 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 Physics France 4162 Points (0pts) Rankings
7-Zip Russian Federation 12204 MIPS (6pts) Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Germany 2172 cb (35pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 Germany 3.85 cb (50pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 Germany 354 cb (50pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R20 France 605 cb (15pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Multi Core with BenchMate Germany 872 cb (6pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Single Core with BenchMate Germany 663 cb (6pts) Rankings
CPU Frequency China 6702.86 MHz (70pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Austria 6619 points (35pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Austria 3562 points (35pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core Austria 7218 points (15pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core Austria 4206 points (15pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Multi Core Germany 1122 points (6pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Single Core Germany 633 points (6pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M France 1min 9sec 499ms (35pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Greece 19min 6sec 141ms (15pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 100M United States 1min 0sec 912ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 1B United States 20min 43sec 384ms (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Extreme (CPU) n/a Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p Germany 8.535 fps (35pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k Germany 1.899 fps (15pts) Rankings
PCMark 7 India 5746 marks (15pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage Australia 16175 marks (35pts) Rankings
PCMark04 16425 marks (15pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Ukraine 3780 marks (6pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Express Germany 4651 marks (6pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Extended Ukraine 3779 marks (6pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
PiFast 14sec 440ms (70pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M 7sec 0ms (70pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M 7min 18sec 500ms (70pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m 6min 3sec 594ms (70pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m 11sec 281ms (70pts) Rankings
XTU n/a Rankings
XTU 2.0 n/a Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-10b n/a Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-1b Germany 13min 36sec 209ms (6pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-2.5b n/a Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-25m United States 7sec 787ms (0pts) Rankings

Core 2 Duo E8500 used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
3DMark - Fire Strike Finland 5414 marks (8pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme Netherlands 366 marks (4pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Ukraine 120769 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Germany 115905 marks (0pts) Rankings
PYPrime - 2b with BenchMate Bulgaria 27sec 693ms (14.8pts) Rankings
AIDA64 - Memory Read Lithuania 11102 points (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Hungary 681 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark 99 Max Greece 67804 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance United States 20420 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance (GPU) Australia 5652 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark03 Chile 152374 marks (26.6pts) Rankings
3DMark05 United States 40189 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark06 27076 marks (16.9pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Australia 7339 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme Australia 2495 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance United States 18775 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 Australia 51489 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE 124430 marks (34pts) Rankings
Aquamark Greece 354145 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p Italy 6570 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p France 6060 marks (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 1B Netherlands 19sec 657ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 - 1B Slovakia 1min 11sec 530ms (0pts) Rankings
Memory Frequency United Kingdom 1280.7 MHz (0pts) Rankings
Reference Frequency Indonesia 750.92 MHz (15pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic United States 3517.41 DX9 Marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme United States 5293.4 DX11 Marks (0pts) Rankings