Intel Core i5-6500 CPU

Intel Core i5-6500 CPU

Code Speed 4 x 3.2Ghz
L3 Cache 6MB
Lithography Process 14nm
Advanced Technologies Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® HD Graphics 530
Intel® Wireless Display
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Intel® Clear Video HD
Intel® InTru™ 3D
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology



The Intel® Core™ i5 6500 boasts a 3.2 GHz base frequency and 3.6 GHz turbo frequency, the processor is also built on a 14 nm process, with a 65 W maximum TDP. The chip is a Quad-Core design with 4 threads. Integrated into the processor is Intel® HD Graphics 530 which delivers mainstream-level graphics with discrete-level performance and has full support for DirectX 12 API. Previous generation Intel processors such as the Core i7 4790K processor used DDR3 memory, typically running at 1600 or 2133MHz. The Core i5 6500 has an enhanced memory controller that supports DDR4 memory, giving you a very healthy performance boost over DDR3.

Intel® Core™ i5 is a brand name applies to several families of desktop and laptops, The Core™ i5 brand targets the more mainstream markets for both desktop and laptop computers, and is distinguished from the entry-level Core™ i3 and the business and high-end consumer Core™ i7.

Intel® HD Graphics 530 can easily deliver an amazing visual experience in resolutions all the way up to Ultra HD 4K, so you can make the most of 4K displays. The Intel® Core™ i5 6500 also has support for the latest graphics APIs such as DirectX 12, this means that you will be able to run mainstream games and apps up to 2x better graphics than previous generation processors. Intel® on-board graphics processor is up to 28% faster than previous generation GPUs.

- Updated packaging materials
- Supported by new Intel Z170/H170 series chipset
- Dual Channel DDR4 support up to 2133MHz
- High-performance HD graphics