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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:  63.89     Overall Rank:  258
Last Price Change:  $184.99 USD (2019-09-13)
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Single Thread Rating: 2380
Samples: 67*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$192.22Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$184.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,929
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
11,996
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,819
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,169
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,077
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,990
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,955
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,185
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,406
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
77.46
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
63.89
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
55.62
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.51
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
45.28
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
37.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.54
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.81
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
32.03
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
30.47
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
23.95
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1272194 - Sep 21 2019
12831
BL1271827 - Sep 20 2019
11752
BL1271130 - Sep 19 2019
13343
BL1270374 - Sep 17 2019
12492
BL1267803 - Sep 11 2019
12963
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,819
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,488
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,095
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,580
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
12,048
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
9,968
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,368
Intel Core i5-9500F @ 3.00GHz
13,067
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,832
Intel Core i5-9500T @ 2.20GHz
10,645
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,191
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,955
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,195
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,503
Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz
9,095
Intel Core i3-9350KF @ 4.00GHz
10,605
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
7,017
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