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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:  44.84     Overall Rank:  175
Last Price Change:  $284.99 USD (2018-12-18)
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Single Thread Rating: 2518
Samples: 1105*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$284.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$371.09Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,780
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,038
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,179
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,091
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,990
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,517
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,289
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,171
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.85
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.06
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.15
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
44.84
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.22
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.41
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.41
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.62
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.67
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1129896 - Dec 19 2018
11407
BL1129833 - Dec 19 2018
14881
BL1129757 - Dec 19 2018
12624
BL1129737 - Dec 18 2018
12143
BL1129721 - Dec 18 2018
12467
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
As of 19th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,780
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,656
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,914
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,631
Intel Core i7-7700 @ 3.60GHz
10,744
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,386
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,038
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,486
Intel Core i5-7640X @ 4.00GHz
9,605
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,898
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
10,028
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,990
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,091
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,235
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,077
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,012
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