Intel Core i5-8259U: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Core i5-8259U sales 2 April 2018 at a recommended price of $320. This is Coffee Lake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 4 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.80 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCBGA1528 processor with a TDP of 28 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 34.63 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.