Intel Core i5-6500: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i5-6500 sales 2 July 2015 at a recommended price of $192. This is Skylake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 7.13 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.