Intel Core i5-6600K

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.50 GHz CPU Cores: 4
Turbo (1 Core): 3.90 GHz Turbo (4 Cores): 3.60 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: Yes

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 530    
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 9 DirectX Version: 12.0
Execution units: 24 Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec support

h264: Decode/Encode JPEG: Decode/Encode
h265 8bit: Decode/Encode h265 10bit: No
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR3-1600
DDR4-2133
Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 16

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1151 TDP: 91W
L3-Cache: 6 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Skylake Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q3/2015 Market price: ca. 280 $

Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
1.98
Intel Core i7-7700TIntel Core i7-7700T
4x 2.90 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.98
Intel Core i7-8650UIntel Core i7-8650U
4x 1.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
1.98
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
1.98
Intel Core i7-4790KIntel Core i7-4790K
4x 4.00 GHz (4.40 GHz) HT
1.97
AMD Ryzen 5 1400XAMD Ryzen 5 1400X
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
1.96
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180MIntel Xeon Platinum 8180M
28x 2.50 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.95
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i5-6685RIntel Core i5-6685R
4x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz)
6.63
Intel Core i5-7440HQIntel Core i5-7440HQ
4x 2.80 GHz (3.80 GHz)
6.6
Intel Core i7-4750HQIntel Core i7-4750HQ
4x 2.00 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6.6
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
6.54
Intel Core i5-7500Intel Core i5-7500
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
6.54
Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
6.51
Intel Xeon E5-2608L v3Intel Xeon E5-2608L v3
6x 2.00 GHz HT
6.5
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i5-6400Intel Core i5-6400
4x 2.70 GHz (3.30 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6400TIntel Core i5-6400T
4x 2.20 GHz (2.80 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6500TIntel Core i5-6500T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
36.2
Intel Core i7-4770RIntel Core i7-4770R
4x 3.20 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
36.1
Intel Core i7-6785RIntel Core i7-6785R
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
35.8
Intel Pentium G4600Intel Pentium G4600
2x 3.60 GHz HT
35.7
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon E3-1260L v5Intel Xeon E3-1260L v5
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
168
Intel Core i5-8350UIntel Core i5-8350U
4x 1.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
167
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
167
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
166
Intel Core i7-7820HQIntel Core i7-7820HQ
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
166
Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
166
Intel Core i7-7600UIntel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
166
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3Intel Xeon E5-2609 v3
6x 1.90 GHz
606
Intel Core i7-4750HQIntel Core i7-4750HQ
4x 2.00 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
604
AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1300AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 1300
4x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz)
602
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
600
Intel Core i5-6685RIntel Core i5-6685R
4x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz)
597
Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
597
Intel Core i5-7440HQIntel Core i5-7440HQ
4x 2.80 GHz (3.80 GHz)
594
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Passmark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD FX-8370EAMD FX-8370E
8x 3.30 GHz (4.30 GHz)
8402
AMD FX-8320AMD FX-8320
8x 3.50 GHz (4.00 GHz)
8291
Intel Core i5-7500Intel Core i5-7500
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
8289
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
8288
Intel Core i7-5850EQIntel Core i7-5850EQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
8271
Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
8253
Intel Core i7-6820HQIntel Core i7-6820HQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
8236
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon Gold 6136Intel Xeon Gold 6136
12x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4150
Intel Xeon Gold 6154Intel Xeon Gold 6154
18x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4150
Intel Xeon Platinum 8158Intel Xeon Platinum 8158
12x 3.00 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
4150
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
4147
Intel Core i7-7820HQIntel Core i7-7820HQ
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4146
Intel Core i7-7820HKIntel Core i7-7820HK
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4146
Intel Core i7-7600UIntel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
4144
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4930MXIntel Core i7-4930MX
4x 3.00 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
12232
Intel Core i5-7500Intel Core i5-7500
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
12167
Intel Core i7-4800MQIntel Core i7-4800MQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
12160
Intel Core i5-6600KIntel Core i5-6600K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz)
12150
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
12116
Intel Core i5-6600Intel Core i5-6600
4x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz)
12099
AMD Ryzen 5 2500UAMD Ryzen 5 2500U
4x 2.00 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
12027
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