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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
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:  51.94     Overall Rank:  182
Last Price Change:  $259.99 USD (2019-05-25)
13502

Single Thread Rating: 2681
Samples: 814*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$259.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$264.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,502
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,037
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,173
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,078
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,175
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.88
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
91.26
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
51.94
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
45.40
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.34
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.39
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.04
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
26.84
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
BL1220339 - May 25 2019
13927
BL1220316 - May 25 2019
14622
BL1220189 - May 25 2019
13394
BL1220138 - May 25 2019
15023
BL1220104 - May 25 2019
15015
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
As of 25th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,502
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,638
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,771
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,639
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,922
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,413
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,173
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
12,673
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,153
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,040
Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
13,921
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,149
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,553
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
16,121
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,983
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,981
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
12,084
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