Note: The information shown below is based on a pre-sample. Technical details or benchmark results may be different in the final version of this processor.

Intel Core i5-8600K

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.60 GHz CPU Cores: 6
Turbo (1 Core): 4.30 GHz Turbo (6 Cores): 4.10 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: Yes

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630    
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 10.5 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: Decode/Encode
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2666 Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 16

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1151-2 TDP: 95W
L3-Cache: 9 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Coffee Lake Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q4/2017 Market price: ca. 295 $

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 i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
2.57
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
2.51
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
2.36
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.36
Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.36
Intel Core i7-7820XIntel Core i7-7820X
8x 3.60 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.3
Intel Core i3-7350KIntel Core i3-7350K
2x 4.20 GHz HT
2.21
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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 Xeon E5-1660 v2Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6x 3.70 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
11.71
Intel Core i7-5930KIntel Core i7-5930K
6x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
11.7
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
11.7
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
11.68
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3
8x 2.40 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
11.54
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
6x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
11.37
Intel Core i7-3960XIntel Core i7-3960X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
11.35
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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 i7-7820HKIntel Core i7-7820HK
4x 2.90 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
40.7
Intel Core i7-7920HQIntel Core i7-7920HQ
4x 3.10 GHz (4.10 GHz) HT
40.7
Intel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i7-7500U
2x 2.70 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
39.6
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
39.1
Intel Core i5-8400Intel Core i5-8400
6x 2.80 GHz (4.00 GHz)
39.1
Intel Core i5-5287UIntel Core i5-5287U
2x 2.90 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
38.5
Intel Core i5-7600KIntel Core i5-7600K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
38.1
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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 Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
200
Intel Core i7-7820XIntel Core i7-7820X
8x 3.60 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
197
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3
8x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
193
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
192
Intel Core i9-7940XIntel Core i9-7940X
14x 3.10 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
188
Intel Core i9-7920XIntel Core i9-7920X
12x 2.90 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
188
Intel Core i9-7900XIntel Core i9-7900X
10x 3.30 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
188
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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 E5-2667 v2Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
8x 3.30 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1136
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
8x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1132
AMD Ryzen 5 1600XAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1126
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
1097
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1096
AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1094
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1094
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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 Ryzen 5 Pro 1500AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1500
6x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
15406
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
8x 3.30 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
15064
AMD Ryzen 5 1600XAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
14965
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
14792
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6x 3.50 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
14597
AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
14537
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
14537
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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 Core i9-7900XIntel Core i9-7900X
10x 3.30 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
4876
Intel Core i9-7920XIntel Core i9-7920X
12x 2.90 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
4876
Intel Core i9-7940XIntel Core i9-7940X
14x 3.10 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
4876
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
4814
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
4788
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v6Intel Xeon E3-1270 v6
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
4785
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v6Intel Xeon E3-1275 v6
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
4785
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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 i7-4930KIntel Core i7-4930K
6x 3.40 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
22600
AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1500AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1500
6x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
21996
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
8x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
21988
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
21718
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3Intel Xeon E5-2630L v3
8x 1.80 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
21696
AMD Ryzen 5 1600XAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
21366
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
20754
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