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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:  51.43     Overall Rank:  154
Last Price Change:  $249 USD (2017-10-09)
12804

Single Thread Rating: 2519
Samples: 708*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$249Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,804
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.25
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
51.43
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.26
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.64
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1063530 - Aug 17 2018
12797
BL1063482 - Aug 17 2018
14728
BL1063223 - Aug 16 2018
15175
BL1063206 - Aug 16 2018
13030
BL1063128 - Aug 16 2018
12009
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,804
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,711
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,222
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,060
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,737
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,405
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,623
Intel Core i5-7640X @ 4.00GHz
9,672
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,402
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,451
Intel Core i5-8600T @ 2.30GHz
10,913
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,101
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,789
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,672
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,069
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