Intel Core i5-9600K vs. Intel Core i7-9700K

Intel Core i5-9600KIntel Core i7-9700K
3.70 GHzFrequency3.60 GHz
4.60 GHzTurbo (1 Core)4.90 GHz
4.30 GHzTurbo (All Cores)4.60 GHz
6Cores8
NoHyperthreadingNo
YesOverclocking ?Yes
9 MBCache12 MB
Intel UHD Graphics 630GPUIntel UHD Graphics 630
0.35 GHzGPU frequency0.35 GHz
1.15 GHzGPU (Turbo)1.20 GHz
10.5GPU Generation10.5
12.0DirectX Version12.0
3Max. displays3
24Execution units24
Decode/EncodeCodec h264Decode/Encode
Decode/EncodeCodec JPEGDecode/Encode
Decode/EncodeCodec h265 8bitDecode/Encode
Decode/EncodeCodec h265 10bitDecode/Encode
Decode/EncodeCodec VP8Decode/Encode
DecodeCodec VP9Decode
DecodeCodec VC-1Decode
Decode/EncodeCodec AVCDecode/Encode
Coffee Lake RefreshArchitectureCoffee Lake Refresh
DDR4-2666MemoryDDR4-2666
2Memory channels2
NoECCNo
3.0PCIe version3.0
16PCIe lanes16
14nmTechnology14nm
LGA 1151-2SocketLGA 1151-2
95WTDP95W
YesAES-NIYes
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-dVirtualizationVT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Q4/2018Release dateQ4/2018
ca. 260 $Market priceca. 520 $


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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
2.45 (98%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
2.51 (100%)



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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
12.3 (73%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
16.8 (100%)



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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
52.6 (95%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
55.1 (100%)



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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
204 (95%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
214 (100%)



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 Core i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
1165 (77%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
1520 (100%)




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 Core i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
14100 (85%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
16635 (100%)



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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
5065 (93%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
5472 (100%)



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 i5-9600KIntel Core i5-9600K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.60 GHz)
23045 (80%)
Intel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i7-9700K
8x 3.60 GHz (4.90 GHz)
28670 (100%)



Popular comparisons containing this CPUs

1.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i5-8600K
2.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i7-8700K
3.Intel Core i7-8700 vs Intel Core i5-9600K
4.Intel Core i7-9700K vs Intel Core i7-8700K
5.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i5-8400
6.AMD Ryzen 7 2700X vs Intel Core i7-9700K
7.AMD Ryzen 7 2700X vs Intel Core i5-9600K
8.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i7-8750H
9.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i7-7700K
10.Intel Core i7-8086K vs Intel Core i7-9700K
11.Intel Core i7-9700K vs Intel Core i7-8700
12.Intel Core i9-9900K vs Intel Core i7-9700K
13.Intel Core i7-6700K vs Intel Core i7-9700K
14.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i7-9700K
15.Intel Core i7-8750H vs Intel Core i7-9700K
16.Intel Core i7-6700K vs Intel Core i5-9600K
17.Intel Core i5-9600K vs Intel Core i5-4690K
18.Intel Core i5-9600K vs AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
19.Intel Core i7-9700K vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
20.Intel Core i7-7700K vs Intel Core i7-9700K


back to index