Intel Core i5-9600 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i5-9600 is a 6 core processor. It can handle 6 threads simultaneously and was introduced in Q2/2019. The Intel Core i5-9600 is based on the 9. generation of the Intel Core i5 series and requires a mainboard with the socket LGA 1151-2. The Intel Core i5-9600 scores 1,206 points with one CPU core in the Geekbench 5 benchmark. When using all CPU cores, the result is 4,879 points.
Intel Core i5-9600

At a glance

Name: Intel Core i5-9600
Family: Intel Core i5 (331)
CPU group: Intel Core i 9000 (34)
Architecture: Coffee Lake S Refresh
Technology: 14 nm
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 9
Predecessor: Intel Core i5-8600
Successor: Intel Core i5-10600

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The 6 CPU cores of the Intel Core i5-9600 clock with 3.10 GHz (4.60 GHz). The number of CPU cores and the clock frequency of the processor are largely responsible for the overall performance.

CPU Cores / Threads: 6 / 6
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 6x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.10 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 4.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (6 Cores): 4.10 GHz

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

With the Intel UHD Graphics 630, the Intel Core i5-9600 has an build in graphic solution. It has 24 SM processors, which have a total of 192 texture shaders. The iGPU not only enables games, but also significantly accelerates video playback.

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Compute units: 24
Shader: 192
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q4/2017
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9.5
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

Processors that have an integrated graphics can play videos faster and more efficiently. This can have a positive effect on the battery life of notebooks, for example.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The Intel Core i5-9600 supports up to 128 GB memory in up to 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. This results in a maximum memory bandwidth of 42.7 GB/s.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR4-2666
42.7 GB/s
Max. Memory: 128 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
PCIe Bandwidth: 15.8 GB/s

Thermal Management

With the TDP, the processor manufacturer specifies the cooling solution required for the processor. The Intel Core i5-9600 has a TDP of 65 W.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 65 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i5-9600 has a 9.00 MB large cache. The processor is manufactured in 14 nm. Modern production increases the efficiency of the processor.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: LGA 1151-2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 9.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q2/2019
Release price: 280 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 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.
AMD Ryzen Embedded V2718 AMD Ryzen Embedded V2718
8C 16T @ 4.15 GHz
1210
Intel Xeon Silver 4314 Intel Xeon Silver 4314
16C 32T @ 3.40 GHz
1209
AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
8C 16T @ 4.30 GHz
1207
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.60 GHz
1206
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
6C 12T @ 4.20 GHz
1206
Intel Xeon W-2175 Intel Xeon W-2175
14C 28T @ 4.30 GHz
1206
AMD Ryzen 9 4900U AMD Ryzen 9 4900U
8C 16T @ 4.40 GHz
1203

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 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 Atom C3955 Intel Atom C3955
16C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
4896
Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
4893
AMD Ryzen 5 4680U AMD Ryzen 5 4680U
6C 12T @ 2.20 GHz
4890
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
4879
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 AMD Ryzen 3 3100
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
4865
Intel Core i7-1185GRE Intel Core i7-1185GRE
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
4852
Intel Core i7-1185G7E Intel Core i7-1185G7E
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
4852

Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The single-core benchmark only evaluates the performance of the fastest CPU core, the number of CPU cores in a processor is irrelevant here.
Intel Core i5-10400H Intel Core i5-10400H
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
1490
Intel Xeon Gold 6244 Intel Xeon Gold 6244
8C 16T @ 4.40 GHz
1487
Intel Xeon W-2145 Intel Xeon W-2145
8C 16T @ 4.50 GHz
1487
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.60 GHz
1486
AMD Ryzen 7 4800U AMD Ryzen 7 4800U
8C 16T @ 4.20 GHz
1486
Intel Core i7-8700K Intel Core i7-8700K
6C 12T @ 4.70 GHz
1486
AMD Ryzen 7 4700 AMD Ryzen 7 4700
8C 16T @ 4.40 GHz
1480

Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The multi-core benchmark evaluates the performance of all of the processor's CPU cores. Virtual thread improvements such as AMD SMT or Intel's Hyper-Threading have a positive impact on the benchmark result.
Intel Core i7-11390H Intel Core i7-11390H
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
5625
Intel Xeon D-2143IT Intel Xeon D-2143IT
8C 16T @ 2.20 GHz
5621
Intel Core i7-11375H Intel Core i7-11375H
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
5610
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
5602
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
5598
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
5578
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
5568

iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.
AMD Ryzen 7 7745HX AMD Ryzen 7 7745HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
AMD Ryzen 9 7845HX AMD Ryzen 9 7845HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX
AMD Radeon 610M @ 2.20 GHz
443
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i5-10500E Intel Core i5-10500E
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i7-10700TE Intel Core i7-10700TE
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i3-10305 Intel Core i3-10305
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442

Estimated results for 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 E5-1650 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
10428
Intel Core i7-1165G7 Intel Core i7-1165G7
4C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
10425
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v2
6C 12T @ 2.80 GHz
10378
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
10361
Intel Xeon Silver 4109T Intel Xeon Silver 4109T
8C 16T @ 2.50 GHz
10358
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
10340
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
10330

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3
8C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
2847
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
2838
AMD Ryzen 5 3500 AMD Ryzen 5 3500
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
2831
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
2818
Intel Core i7-9750H Intel Core i7-9750H
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
2814
AMD Ryzen 5 3500X AMD Ryzen 5 3500X
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
2811
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
2808

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 i9-7900X Intel Core i9-7900X
10C 20T @ 4.30 GHz
188
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6 Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6
4C 8T @ 4.20 GHz
187
Intel Xeon E-2176M Intel Xeon E-2176M
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
187
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.60 GHz
186
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
186
Intel Xeon W-2191B Intel Xeon W-2191B
18C 36T @ 4.30 GHz
186
Intel Xeon W-2170B Intel Xeon W-2170B
14C 28T @ 4.30 GHz
186

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 i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
1063
Intel Core i7-10710U Intel Core i7-10710U
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
1060
Intel Xeon W-2225 Intel Xeon W-2225
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
1045
Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1042
Intel Core i5-8600K Intel Core i5-8600K
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1040
Intel Xeon E-2246G Intel Xeon E-2246G
6C 12T @ 4.10 GHz
1039
Intel Core i3-10300 Intel Core i3-10300
4C 8T @ 4.20 GHz
1027

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