Intel Core 2 Duo E8500
Default clock: 3167MHz. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
Hardware index based on 15,298 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
3DMark11 Physics France 4162 Points (0pts) Rankings
7-Zip n/a Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Germany 2161 points (19.2pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 Germany 3.8 points (36.6pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R15 Germany 344 cb (32.1pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R20 n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R20 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Multi Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Single Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
CPU Frequency Poland 6617.84 mhz (40.3pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Germany 6223 points (21.6pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Germany 3364 points (23.1pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core Belgium 6426 points (12pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core Belgium 3753 points (12pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Multi Core n/a Rankings
Geekbench5 - Single Core n/a Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M Greece 1min 19sec 274ms (18.4pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Greece 19min 6sec 141ms (20.1pts) 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
HEVC h.265 Decode United States 297.4 marks (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT 3DMark Time Spy Extreme CPU n/a Rankings
HWBOT Prime Germany 4573.34 pps (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT Prime 30min Germany 6768569 max prime (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p Germany 8.535 fps (20.1pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k Germany 1.899 fps (17.6pts) Rankings
PCMark 7 India 5746 marks (10.5pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 1.0 n/a Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 2.0 n/a Rankings
PCMark Vantage Australia 16175 marks (17.9pts) Rankings
PCMark04 16425 marks (15.2pts) Rankings
PCMark05 Greece 35826 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Ukraine 3780 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Express Ukraine 4241 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Extended Ukraine 3779 marks (0pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Germany 2868.8 Marks (0pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
PiFast Netherlands 14sec 470ms (40.3pts) Rankings
PiFast with BenchMate n/a Rankings
RealBench HWBOT Version United States 72383 Points (0pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M 7sec 47ms (53.8pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M with BenchMate n/a Rankings
SuperPi - 32M Netherlands 7min 31sec 594ms (67.3pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Testcpu United States 3415 marks (0pts) Rankings
WinRAR Germany 4209 KB/s (0pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m 6min 26sec 360ms (53.8pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m with BenchMate n/a Rankings
wPrime - 32m 11sec 469ms (53.8pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m with BenchMate n/a Rankings
XTU n/a Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-10b n/a Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-1b Germany 13min 36sec 209ms (0pts) 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 (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme Netherlands 366 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Ukraine 120769 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Germany 115905 marks (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
3DMark03 Chile 152374 marks (0.6pts) Rankings
3DMark05 United States 40189 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark06 27076 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Australia 7339 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme Australia 2495 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance United States 18775 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 Australia 51489 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE Portugal 118593 marks (0pts) 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
MaxxMem Hungary 814.3 marks (0pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Read Bandwidth Hungary 13141 MByte/sec. (0pts) Rankings
Memory Frequency United Kingdom 1280.7 MHz (0pts) Rankings
Reference Frequency Indonesia 750.92 MHz (17pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic United States 3517.41 DX9 Marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme United States 5293.4 DX11 Marks (0pts) Rankings