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Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 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.
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Is the Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz Good for Gaming?

This is an old CPU that contains 6 Cores and 6 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games.

Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.7 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.6 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 6

Typical TDP: 95 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 9 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (DDR4-2666)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9600KF CPU @ 3.70GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2019

CPUmark/$Price: 66.12

Overall Rank: 703

Last Price Change: $163.24 USD (2022-11-27)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2772
Samples: 756*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 13,506
Thread: 2,657

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

Integer Math29,961 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math25,544 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers44 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting19 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption3,202 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression148.7 MBytes/Sec
Physics739 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions13,319 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,772 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 27th of November 2022.

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

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 24th of November 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 24th of November 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1676483 - Nov 22 2022
BL1675910 - Nov 21 2022
BL1674290 - Nov 19 2022
BL1674243 - Nov 19 2022
BL1673877 - Nov 18 2022
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As of 27th of November 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-9600KF @ 3.70GHz
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