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Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz 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 i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz   Average CPU Mark
Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630
Class: Desktop Socket: FCLGA1151
Clockspeed: 2.9 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.1 GHz
No of Cores: 6
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9400 CPU @ 2.90GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2019
CPUmark/$Price:  60.65     Overall Rank:  240
Last Price Change:  $194.99 USD (2019-07-13)
11826

Single Thread Rating: 2359
Samples: 20*
*Margin for error: Medium


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$194.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$194.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 15th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,826
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 15th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.78
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.87
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
60.65
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
48.20
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.89
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1240227 - Jul 13 2019
10318
BL1236967 - Jul 06 2019
11692
BL1236767 - Jul 06 2019
11905
BL1236681 - Jul 05 2019
13251
BL1236115 - Jul 04 2019
11454
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
As of 15th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,826
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,160
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,648
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,191
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,376
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
12,673
Intel Core i5-9500T @ 2.20GHz
11,211
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,038
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
9,999
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,554
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,773
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,683
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz
9,714
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,116
Intel Core i3-9350KF @ 4.00GHz
10,458
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