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Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz vs AMD Ryzen 5 7600X vs AMD Ryzen 5 7600 vs Intel Core i5-12600K

The values for the CPUs below are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and are updated daily.

  • The first section will show basic information for each CPU selected.
  • The additional graphs shows the CPU Mark and Single Thread values of each CPU selected.
  • An accompany graph, if price data is available, will shows the value for money, in terms of the CPU Mark/Thread Rating per dollar.
  • The last section will show approximate yearly running costs for the CPUs.
×Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz×AMD Ryzen 5 7600X×AMD Ryzen 5 7600×Intel Core i5-12600K+ ADD
Price $100 - BUY $194.99 - BUY $189.87 - BUY $171.99 - BUY
Socket TypeLGA1151AM5AM5 (LGA 1718)FCLGA1700
CPU ClassDesktopDesktopDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed4.0 GHz4.7 GHz3.8 GHz3.7 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.2 GHzUp to 5.3 GHzUp to 5.1 GHzUp to 4.9 GHz
# of Physical Cores4 (Threads: 8)6 (Threads: 12)6 (Threads: 12)10 (Threads: 16)
CacheL1: 256KB, L2: 1.0MB, L3: 8MBL1: 384KB, L2: 6.0MB, L3: 32MBL1: 384KB, L2: 6.0MB, L3: 32MBL1: 864KB, L2: 9.5MB, L3: 20MB
Yearly Running Cost$17.34$19.16$11.86$27.38
OtherAMD Radeon GraphicsAMD Radeon GraphicsIntel UHD Graphics 770
First Seen on ChartQ3 2015Q3 2022Q1 2023Q4 2021
# of Samples16366214114073719
CPU Value89.3146.3143.2161.2
Single Thread Rating(% diff. to max in group)2505(-39.7%)4152(0.0%)3919(-5.6%)3951(-4.8%)
CPU Mark(% diff. to max in group)8930(-68.7%)28527(0.0%)27182(-4.7%)27731(-2.8%)

CPU Mark Rating
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
AMD Ryzen 5 7600
Intel Core i5-12600K
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
AMD Ryzen 5 7600
Intel Core i5-12600K
CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
AMD Ryzen 5 7600
Intel Core i5-12600K

Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per dayAverage CPU Utilization (0-100%)1Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHzAMD Ryzen 5 7600XAMD Ryzen 5 7600Intel Core i5-12600K
Max TDP95W105W65W150W
Power consumption per day (kWh)NANANANA
Running cost per dayNANANANA
Power consumption per year (kWh)NANANANA
Running cost per yearNANANANA
Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.