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Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz 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 i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz   Average CPU Mark
Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630
Socket: FCLGA1151
Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.3 GHz
No of Cores: 6
Typical TDP: 95 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8600K CPU @ 3.60GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2017
CPUmark/$Price:  53.54     Overall Rank:  141
Last Price Change:  $238.99 USD (2017-10-09)
12796

Single Thread Rating: 2514
Samples: 463*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$238.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,796
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,188
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,105
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,529
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,303
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,204
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,382
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.35
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
82.15
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
53.54
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
43.18
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.80
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.76
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.73
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
25.21
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
24.29
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.22
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1014495 - Apr 25 2018
10445
BL1014410 - Apr 25 2018
13650
BL1014397 - Apr 24 2018
12641
BL1014355 - Apr 24 2018
15342
BL1014258 - Apr 24 2018
12230
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,796
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,777
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,557
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,754
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,630
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,451
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,780
Intel Core i5-8600T @ 2.30GHz
10,613
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
10,499
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core
6,594
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,152
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,756
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core
5,375
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,366
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
15,226
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,980
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,906
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