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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:  58.64     Overall Rank:  212
Last Price Change:  $229.99 USD (2019-09-19)
13487

Single Thread Rating: 2680
Samples: 1201*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$229.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$239.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 20th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,930
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,487
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
11,996
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
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,279
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 20th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
66.28
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
58.64
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
55.57
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.33
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.52
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
33.79
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
32.03
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
30.47
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1271471 - Sep 20 2019
12477
BL1271456 - Sep 20 2019
16738
BL1271313 - Sep 19 2019
12528
BL1271303 - Sep 19 2019
14472
BL1270896 - Sep 18 2019
13928
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
As of 20th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,487
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,487
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,579
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,830
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,191
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,534
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
11,975
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,925
Intel Core i5-9500T @ 2.20GHz
10,645
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,085
Intel Core i5-9500F @ 3.00GHz
13,067
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,683
Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
13,507
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,091
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
16,125
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,503
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,805
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