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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHzIntel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
Price$281.39 BUY NOW!$337.99 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeFCLGA1151FCLGA1151
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.6 GHz3.2 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.3 GHzUp to 4.6 GHz
# of Physical Cores66 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP95W65W
Yearly Running Cost$17.34$11.86
First Seen on ChartQ4 2017Q4 2017
# of Samples14893551
Single Thread Rating25132631
CPU Mark1275615160


CPU Mark Rating
As of 21st of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,756
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,160
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,223
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,960
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,682
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,368
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 21st of August 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
45.34
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
44.85
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
40.86
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
70.70
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.61
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
89.55
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
90.43
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 21st of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
2,513
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,631
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,898
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,190
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,701
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
1,881
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
2,145
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power 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 i5-8600K @ 3.60GHzIntel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
Max TDP95W65W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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