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Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz 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 i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz   Average CPU Mark
Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630
Class: Desktop Socket: FCLGA1151
Clockspeed: 3.7 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.6 GHz
No of Cores: 6
Typical TDP: 95 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9600K CPU @ 3.70GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2018
CPUmark/$Price:  58.73     Overall Rank:  189
Last Price Change:  $229.99 USD (2019-06-16)
13506

Single Thread Rating: 2680
Samples: 883*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$229.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$259.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,506
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,172
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.24
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
58.73
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.96
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
32.98
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.74
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
28.79
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.94
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1230106 - Jun 18 2019
12566
BL1229955 - Jun 18 2019
13849
BL1229780 - Jun 18 2019
14742
BL1229679 - Jun 17 2019
14577
BL1229440 - Jun 17 2019
13403
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
As of 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,506
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,651
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,643
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,372
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
12,030
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,923
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,421
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,772
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,020
Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
13,921
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,766
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
12,673
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,162
Intel Core i5-9500T @ 2.20GHz
11,211
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,545
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,709
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,979
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