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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.

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Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.7 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.6 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 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:  51.13     

Overall Rank:  421

Last Price Change:  $211.99 USD (2021-04-10)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2786
Cross-Platform Rating: 20,702
Samples: 2740*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 13,583 Thread: 2,680

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz

Integer Math30,221 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math25,571 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers45 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting19 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption3,157 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression150.3 MBytes/Sec
Physics759 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions13,372 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,786 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 15th of April 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 14th of April 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 14th of April 2021.

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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
As of 15th of April 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
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Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600
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