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Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz 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.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1155
Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.8 GHz
No of Cores: 4
Typical TDP: 95 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2550K CPU @ 3.40GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  51.29     Overall Rank:  586
Last Price Change:  $129.99 USD (2019-01-03)
6667

Single Thread Rating: 1936
Samples: 126*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$129.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,967
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,036
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,085
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,284
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
6,667
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
137.68
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
127.77
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.87
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
51.29
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.35
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.06
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.40
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.26
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.28
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1157882 - Jan 30 2019
7027
BL1151164 - Jan 20 2019
8933
BL1149057 - Jan 17 2019
10127
BL1147797 - Jan 15 2019
8961
BL1141221 - Jan 05 2019
6627
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
6,667
Intel Core i5-3470 @ 3.20GHz
6,710
Intel Core i5-3450 @ 3.10GHz
6,533
Intel Core i5-2320 @ 3.00GHz
5,765
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz
7,118
AMD A10-7850K APU
5,472
Intel Core i5-3470S @ 2.90GHz
6,367
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core
4,069
Intel Core i5-3450S @ 2.80GHz
6,219
Intel Core i5-3350P @ 3.10GHz
6,145
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core
6,599
Intel Core i5-3475S @ 2.90GHz
6,618
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,478
AMD A10-7700K APU
5,123
Intel Core i5-4670 @ 3.40GHz
7,454
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
6,999
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