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Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

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Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151

Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.9 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 91 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6600K CPU @ 3.50GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2015

CPUmark/$Price:  32.28     

Overall Rank:  878

Last Price Change:  $194.80 USD (2021-10-19)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2334
Cross-Platform Rating: 12,399
Samples: 5687*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 8,373 Thread: 2,164

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz

Integer Math16,727 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math14,234 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers31 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting11 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,758 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression84.1 MBytes/Sec
Physics509 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions7,531 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,334 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 19th of October 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 14th of October 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 14th of October 2021.

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Pricing History

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As of 19th of October 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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