Average Bench: 78.4% (170th of 1307)

Based on 33,066 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 64%Average: 78.4% Great: 86%
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7600 averaged 21.6% 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 85.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 115Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7600 is 22%. 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 419Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 33,066 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.7 Memory 85.4 93.9
92.8 1-Core 115 126
172 2-Core 225 246
81.9% 142 Pts
Min Avg Max
283 4-Core 412 469
301 8-Core 419 470
56.6% 415 Pts
Min Avg Max
323 64-Core 422 473
28.3% 422 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.8
1-Core 118
2-Core 221
85% 144 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 423
58% 427 Pts
64-Core 442
30% 442 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.7
1-Core 117
2-Core 233
86% 147 Pts
4-Core 434
8-Core 438
60% 436 Pts
64-Core 434
29% 434 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.8
1-Core 104
2-Core 239
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 446
60% 438 Pts
64-Core 429
29% 429 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.9
1-Core 120
2-Core 217
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 425
57% 420 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.7
1-Core 118
2-Core 232
72% 134 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 412
56% 408 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $220 @ launch in Jan '17
BHPhotoUS $23022 months
OutletPCUS $2601 month
AmazonUS $2761 month
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Typical Core i5-7600 Builds (Compare 5,443 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: 55% - Above average Total price: $694

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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

10 months ago.

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


Poor

2 months ago.

Perfect gaming cpu for budget builds :D


Excellent

9 months ago.

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


Good

15 months ago.

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


Poor

10 months ago.

Powerfull and quite cheap and Mine Work superbly at the moment


Poor

8 months ago.

I would exhcange your money for the i7 7700k


Poor

11 months ago.

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


Terrible

3 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

3 years ago.

low thread


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