Intel Core i7-8569U processor review

Core i7-8569U processor released by Intel; release date: Q2'19. At the time of release, the processor cost $431. The processor is designed for mobile-computers and based on Coffee Lake microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 4, threads - 8. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.70 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 100 °C. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L3 - 8 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133. Maximum memory size: 32 GB.

Supported socket types: FCBGA1528. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 28 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655 with the following parameters: maximum video memory size - 32 GB.


Geekbench 4
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Name Value
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 1134
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 4245
PassMark - Single thread mark 2829
PassMark - CPU mark 9251

Integrated graphics – Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1200 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Pipelines 48
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Transistor count 189 million

Games performance

Gears Tactics (2020)

Escape from Tarkov (2020)

Hearthstone (2020)

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x72015.80

GRID 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x72036.30
Medium, 1920x108020.90

FIFA 20 (2019)

Low, 1280x72092.00
Medium, 1920x108055.90
High, 1920x108046.30
Ultra, 1920x108034.90
QHD, 2560x144026.50
4K, 3840x216013.60

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x72023.50
Medium, 1920x108010.20
High, 1920x10806.40

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x72025.40

Counter-Strike: GO (2012)

High, 1366x76893.70
Ultra, 1920x108012.40

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Low, 1280x72056.70
Medium, 1920x108018.50
High, 1920x108010.50

F1 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x72051.20
Medium, 1920x108021.90
High, 1920x108019.30

Rage 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x72024.50

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x72030.20

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x72035.00

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x72064.00
Medium, 1920x108022.80

Anthem (2019)

Low, 1280x72016.60

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x72018.30

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x72022.00
Medium, 1920x108011.00

World of Tanks enCore (2018)

Low, 1366x768132.85
Medium, 1920x108040.30

Battlefield V (2018)

Low, 1280x72019.90

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.50

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x72025.00

FIFA 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x72082.00
Medium, 1920x108045.80
High, 1920x108040.30
Ultra, 1920x108036.70

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x72021.25

F1 2018 (2018)

Low, 1280x72045.00
Medium, 1920x108023.00
High, 1920x108017.00
Ultra, 1920x108012.00

The Crew 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x72030.90

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x72020.00
Medium, 1920x108010.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x72037.70
Medium, 1920x108026.40
High, 1920x108022.45

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.80

Fortnite (2018)

Low, 1280x72051.50
Medium, 1920x108021.60

Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)

Low, 1280x72013.00

Middle-earth: Shadow of War (2017)

Low, 1280x72030.00
Medium, 1920x108018.00
High, 1920x108014.00
Ultra, 1920x10809.00

Team Fortress 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x720128.00
Medium, 1366x768125.00
High, 1920x1080113.00
Ultra, 1920x108034.40
4K, 3820x216034.40

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x720115.15
Medium, 1920x108049.85
High, 1920x108035.75

Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)

Low, 1280x72021.55
Medium, 1920x108010.20

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x72041.30
Medium, 1920x108016.10

Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)

Low, 1280x72028.70
Medium, 1366x76821.10

Overwatch (2016)

Low, 1280x72091.00
Medium, 1366x76868.00
High, 1920x108029.90
Ultra, 1920x108018.20

Ashes of the Singularity (2016)

Low, 1280x76819.40
Medium, 1920x108011.30
High, 1920x108010.50

The Division (2016)

Low, 1280x72034.20
Medium, 1366x76821.20

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x76832.55
Medium, 1366x76819.95
High, 1920x108010.80
Ultra, 1920x10808.90

Rainbow Six Siege (2015)

Low, 1024x76875.80

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x72087.90
Medium, 1366x76864.00
High, 1920x108033.30
Ultra, 1920x108029.90
4K, 3840x216011.90

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x76825.30
Ultra, 1920x10805.60

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x76861.00
Medium, 1366x76851.80
High, 1920x108013.70
Ultra, 1920x10805.50

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Low, 1280x72097.50
Medium, 1366x76859.55
High, 1366x76852.20
Ultra, 1920x108016.25

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Coffee Lake
Launch date Q2'19
Launch price (MSRP) $431
Place in performance rating 433
Processor Number i7-8569U
Vertical segment Mobile


64 bit support
Base frequency 2.80 GHz
Bus Speed 4 GT/s OPI
L3 cache 8 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 100 °C
Maximum frequency 4.70 GHz
Number of cores 4
Number of threads 8


ECC memory support
Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 37.5 GB/s
Maximum memory size 32 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133


Device ID 0x3EA5
eDRAM 128 MB
Graphics base frequency 300 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 1.20 GHz
Intel® Clear Video HD technology
Intel® Clear Video technology
Intel® InTru™ 3D technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Max video memory 32 GB
Processor graphics Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 3

Graphics image quality

4K resolution support
Max resolution over DisplayPort 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over eDP 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4 4096x2304@30Hz

Graphics API support

DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.5


Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported FCBGA1528
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 28 Watt


Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCI Express revision 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1, 4x1

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Identity Protection technology
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Intel 64
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® My WiFi technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Speed Shift technology
Thermal Monitoring


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)