IntelBX8070811600K
IntelBX8070811400F

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.9GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

6 Cores, 12 Threads @2.6GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
296 EFps Better CSGO EFps.
+14%
259 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
108 EFps +2% 106 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
142 EFps 142 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
143 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+7%
134 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
134 EFps +2% 131 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 577 user samples
297 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 94% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 94% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 7th / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
280 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 90% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 90% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 19th / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
105 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+5%
99.8 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
86.3 Pts 86.7 Pts +0%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
179 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+11%
161 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
352 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+11%
317 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
663 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+9%
607 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1044 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+11%
942 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
94.4 Pts 94.5 Pts +0%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
188 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+13%
167 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
373 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+12%
333 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
718 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
650 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1134 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+10%
1029 Pts
Market Share
Based on 42,079,872 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % 0.12 %
Value
Value For Money
106 % 112 % Slightly better value.
+6%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
94 % 96 % +2%
Price
Price (score)
$265 $180 Much cheaper.
+32%
Age
Newest
0 Months 0 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+48%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.9 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+50%
2.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.9 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+11%
4.4 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1350 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+14%
1189 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1272 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+12%
1135 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Rocket Lake Rocket Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 750 None
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The i5-11600K is the best value "top tier" CPU in Intel’s 11th Gen Rocket Lake-S lineup. With a simple overclock it offers almost the same levels of performance as the 11900K. Rocket Lake brings higher IPC (early samples indicate +19%) which translates to around a 10% faster Effective Speed than both Intel's 10th Gen and AMD’s 5000 series. Despite Intel’s performance lead, AMD continues to outsell Intel. Given the scale of Intel's operation, it’s inexplicable that their marketing remains so neglected. Little effort is made to counter widespread disinformation such as: “it uses too much electricity” or the classic: “it needs more cores”. Intel’s marketing samples are routinely distributed to reviewers that appear better incentivized to bury Intel's products rather than review them. Not enabling XMP or only testing with BIOS power limits enabled is akin to leaving the handbrake on during a race. Mind-numbing “scientific” and rendering benchmarks are presented as gospel. Different games, mostly unplayed by real users, are cherry picked for each “review”. When it's convenient, canned game benchmarks are chosen such as Ulletical’s CSGO which runs at nearly double the in-game fps. Credible benchmark data, which necessarily includes replicable video footage from popular games, is the exception rather than the rule. At every release, AMD’s marketers coordinate narratives to ensure another feast of blue blubber. Nonetheless, towards the end of 2021, Intel’s Golden Cove is due to offer an additional 20-30% performance increase. At that time, with a net 30-40% performance lead, Intel will probably regain significant market share despite AMD's class-leading marketing. In the meantime, most PC gamers need look no further than the 11400F. [Mar '21 CPUPro]

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The Rocket Lake i5-11400F paired with a B560 motherboard and 3200 RAM ($365 USD) offers unprecedented value for money to gamers. It completely prices AMD's 5000 series out of the market. Rocket Lake brings higher IPC (early samples indicate +19%) which translates to around a 10% faster Effective Speed than both Intel's 10th Gen and AMD’s 5000 series. Despite Intel’s performance lead, AMD continues to outsell Intel. Given the scale of Intel's operation, it’s inexplicable that their marketing remains so neglected. Little effort is made to counter widespread disinformation such as: “it uses too much electricity” or the classic: “it needs more cores”. Intel’s marketing samples are routinely distributed to reviewers that appear better incentivized to bury Intel's products rather than review them. Not enabling XMP or only testing with BIOS power limits enabled is akin to leaving the handbrake on during a race. Mind-numbing “scientific” and rendering benchmarks are presented as gospel. Different games, mostly unplayed by real users, are cherry picked for each “review”. When it's convenient, canned game benchmarks are chosen such as Ulletical’s CSGO which runs at nearly double the in-game fps. Credible benchmark data, which necessarily includes replicable video footage from popular games, is the exception rather than the rule. At every release, AMD’s marketers coordinate narratives to ensure another feast of blue blubber. Nonetheless, towards the end of 2021, Intel’s Golden Cove is due to offer an additional 20-30% performance increase. At that time, with a net 30-40% performance lead, Intel will probably regain significant market share despite AMD's class-leading marketing. In the meantime, most PC gamers need look no further than the 11400F. [Mar '21 CPUPro]

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Intel Core i5-10600K $215Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
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