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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:  52.04     Overall Rank:  197
Last Price Change:  $259.89 USD (2019-07-18)
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Single Thread Rating: 2681
Samples: 973*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$259.89Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$259.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 20th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,525
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.78
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
70.70
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
52.04
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.90
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1242911 - Jul 19 2019
14398
BL1242908 - Jul 19 2019
14618
BL1242726 - Jul 18 2019
12264
BL1242679 - Jul 18 2019
15686
BL1242406 - Jul 18 2019
13239
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
As of 20th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,525
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,760
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,593
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,647
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,912
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,770
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,420
Intel Core i5-9500 @ 3.00GHz
12,673
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,159
Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
13,934
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,009
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,152
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,554
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,881
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
16,089
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,971
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