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 i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.36
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 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 E5-2687W 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 Xeon Silver 4109TIntel Xeon Silver 4109T
8x 2.00 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1103
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 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1094
AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 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.

Intel Xeon Silver 4110Intel Xeon Silver 4110
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
15109
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 1600AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
14537
AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 1600AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 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 Xeon Gold 6128Intel Xeon Gold 6128
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
22052
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
Intel Xeon Silver 4110Intel Xeon Silver 4110
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
21566
AMD Ryzen 5 1600XAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6x 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
21366
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