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Intel Core i5-13600K

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-13600K can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
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Is the Intel Core i5-13600K Good for Gaming?

This is relatively new CPU that contains 14 Cores and 20 Threads. The Intel Core i5-13600K also has great single threaded performance that will serve well in games. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? Yes, this is a high end chip that would be great for gaming. [More ...]

Intel Core i5-13600K

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 770

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Total Cores: 14 Cores, 20 Threads

Performance Cores: 6 Cores, 12 Threads, 3.5 GHz Base, 5.2 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 3.5 GHz Base, 3.9 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 125 W

TDP Up: 181 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 6 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 6 x 48 KB
L2 Cache: 6 x 2048 KB
L3 Cache: 24 MB

Cache per Eff. CPU Package:
Eff. L1 Instruction Cache: 8 x 64 KB
Eff. L1 Data Cache: 8 x 32 KB
Eff. L2 Cache: 2 x 4096 KB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (Up to DDR5 5600 MT/s, Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s, ECC Supported)

Other names: 13th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-13600K, 13th Gen Intel Core i5-13600K

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q3 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 155.92

Overall Rank:
202nd fastest in multithreading out of 4760 CPUs
51st fastest in single threading out of 4760 CPUs
59th fastest in out of 1368 Desktop CPUs

Last Price Change: $243.99 USD (2024-07-18)

Average CPU Mark rating
Multithread Rating
Single Thread Rating

Samples: 2555*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-13600K

Integer Math123,257 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math91,149 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers159 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting51,577 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption27,343 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression482,037 KBytes/Sec
Physics2,259 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions29,148 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread4,145 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 18th of July 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-13600K

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 18th of July 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 18th of July 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-13600K
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2147098 - Jul 17 2024
BL2147078 - Jul 17 2024
BL2146675 - Jul 16 2024
BL2146559 - Jul 16 2024
BL5068731 - Jul 16 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-13600K
As of 18th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF vs Intel Core i5-13600K
37,849 (-0.5%)
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
35,932 (-5.6%)
Intel Core i5-13500 vs Intel Core i5-13600K
31,984 (-15.9%)
Intel Core i7-13700K vs Intel Core i5-13600K
46,511 (+22.3%)
Intel Core i7-13700KF vs Intel Core i5-13600K
46,268 (+21.6%)
AMD Ryzen 7 7700 vs Intel Core i5-13600K
34,546 (-9.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
28,497 (-25.1%)
AMD Ryzen 5 7600 vs Intel Core i5-13600K
27,133 (-28.7%)
Intel Core i5-13600 vs Intel Core i5-13600K
32,383 (-14.9%)
Intel Core i9-12900KS vs Intel Core i5-13600K
44,032 (+15.7%)
Intel Core i9-12900K vs Intel Core i5-13600K
41,477 (+9.0%)
Intel Core i9-12900KF vs Intel Core i5-13600K
41,137 (+8.1%)

Is the Intel Core i5-13600K Good for Gaming?
As of 18th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-14900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-14900K
Intel Core i9-14900KF
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i7-13790F
Intel Core i7-14700K
Intel Core i7-14700KF
Intel Core i5-13600K