Average Bench: 78.2% (155th of 1276)

Based on 31,417 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 63%Average: 78.2% Great: 87%
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7600 averaged 21.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-7600 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 85Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 115Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7600 is 24.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 422Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 420Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 31,417 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.7 Memory 85 94.2
91.9 1-Core 115 126
180 2-Core 227 247
82.1% 142 Pts
Min Avg Max
269 4-Core 412 472
306 8-Core 420 473
56.8% 416 Pts
Min Avg Max
310 64-Core 422 476
28.3% 422 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.2
1-Core 121
2-Core 234
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 447
61% 449 Pts
64-Core 458
31% 458 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.5
1-Core 122
2-Core 238
85% 148 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 438
60% 436 Pts
64-Core 424
28% 424 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.2
1-Core 116
2-Core 229
81% 141 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 458
56% 422 Pts
64-Core 456
31% 456 Pts
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $220 @ launch in Jan '17
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Typical Core i5-7600 Builds (Compare 4,734 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $664

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7600 Processor (6M Cache, up to 4.10 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi5-7600
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$213.00 - $224.00
Clock Speed3.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.10 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Kaby Lake 7th generation Kaby Lake Core i5 processor...

Added 4 years ago.

Poor

7 months ago.

It is only 1% better than a i7-7700.


Good

2 months ago.

Perfect gaming cpu for budget builds :D


Excellent

6 months ago.

Very good cpu.. single core performance is amazing but multicore performance is worse than ryzen 1600x


Good

12 months ago.

5* Because I have this Processor. I recomend this procesor for all


Poor

7 months ago.

Powerfull and quite cheap and Mine Work superbly at the moment


Poor

6 months ago.

I would exhcange your money for the i7 7700k


Poor

8 months ago.

Had it for 3 yeas, Not even needed to change the paste yet. 100% working.


Average

3 years ago.

Please do yourself a favor, and spend the extra money on the K (OCable) version. It's so much better. That aside, the value isn't that horrible.


Terrible

3 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

3 years ago.

low thread


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