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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.
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Is the Intel Core i5-13600K Good for Gaming?

This is a newly released 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 Size: L1: 1248 KB, L2: 20.0 MB, L3: 24 MB

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: 120.24

Overall Rank: 84

Last Price Change: $319.99 USD (2022-12-03)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 4214
Samples: 186*
*Margin for error: Low

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

Integer Math125,145 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math92,637 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers168 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting53 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption27,759 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression476.6 MBytes/Sec
Physics2,109 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions29,450 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread4,214 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of December 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-13600K

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of November 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of November 2022.
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

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-13600K
As of 4th of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-13600K
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
36,574 (-4.9%)
Intel Core i5-13600KF vs Intel Core i5-13600K
38,191 (-0.7%)
Intel Core i7-12700KF vs Intel Core i5-13600K
34,540 (-10.2%)
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
39,291 (+2.1%)
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
28,700 (-25.4%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
32,749 (-14.9%)
Intel Core i7-12700F vs Intel Core i5-13600K
31,364 (-18.5%)
Intel Core i7-12700 vs Intel Core i5-13600K
31,227 (-18.8%)
Intel Core i5-12600K vs Intel Core i5-13600K
27,753 (-27.9%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D vs Intel Core i5-13600K
27,704 (-28.0%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X vs Intel Core i5-13600K
28,116 (-26.9%)
Intel Core i7-13700K vs Intel Core i5-13600K
47,048 (+22.3%)

Is the Intel Core i5-13600K Good for Gaming?
As of 4th of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i7-13700K
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF
Intel Core i9-12900KS
Intel Core i7-13700KF
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X
Intel Core i9-12900K
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X