Intel Core i5-10505

Intel Core i5-10505 Benchmark

Intel Core i5-10505 Processor benchmark, specs and release date - 3 GHz 6 core Intel 10th Generation Core i5 LGA 1200 CPU rating. Is the Core i5-10505 good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

50 %
Very Good score from 1 sample
High uncertainty
Very Good
206th of 1,219
38th of 1,219
1 benchmarks

CPU benchmarks

Here are the performance results of this CPU in both the hardwareDB Benchmark and other benchmark utilities. Synthetic tests are an estimation of real-world performance using consistent and repeatable benchmarks.


Very Good

50 %


Very Good

70 %


Very Good

43 %

Heavy Workloads

Very Good

41 %

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CPU Comparison

The Intel Core i5-10505 compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more CPUs with our CPU Comparison Tool.

Intel Core i5-10505
50 %
Intel Core i5-10400F
49 %
Intel Core i5-10400
48 %
Intel Core i5-10500
43 %
Intel Core i5-9500
41 %
Intel Core i5-10500T
40 %
Intel Core i5-8400
37 %


Clock Speed 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed 4.6 GHz
Cores 6
Threads 12
PCIe Revision 3
PCIe Lanes 16
Socket LGA 1200
Family 10th Generation Core i5
Memory Type DDR4-2666
Memory Channels 2
Max Memory 128 GiB
Release Date 2021-02-01
Supports ECC Memory No
TDP 65 W

Intel Core i5-10505

The Core i5-10505 is a 6 core CPU from Intel released in 2021. This chip has a very good overall score at 50% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 70%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Core i5-10505 scores 43% and 41% respectively. Indeed, this is a very good rating for very heavy workloads.

The Core i5-10505 has 6 cores and 12 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors. This Intel CPU has a clock speed of 3.2 GHz and a turbo speed of 4.6 GHz : a higher clock speed that can be reached when thermals and power delivery allow.

As for memory, the Core i5-10505 makes use of DDR4-2666 memory. The faster the memory, the better. Faster memory means that the CPU doesn't have to wait to get the data it needs. It can accommodate a maximum of 128 GiB of memory. Furthermore, this chip can handle up to 2 channels of RAM, a multichannel memory architecture allows for higher data transfer between the CPU and the memory. However, to take advantage of this, you must have enough memory slots filled. Error correcting memory is not supported on this processor.

This CPU has fast connectivity with support for PCI-Express Gen 3. The faster the PCIe link, the better. This allows for better performance with GPUs and NVME SSDs. It has a total of 16 PCIe lanes.

Power and thermals for the Intel Core i5-10505 CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 65 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.

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