Average Bench: 83.2% (74th of 1158)

Based on 13,687 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 68%Average: 83.2% Great: 91%
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7600 averaged just 16.7% 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

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 461Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 122Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7600 is 23.8%. 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 439Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 470Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,687 samples)
Min Avg Max
97.6 SC Int 113 122
104 SC Float 122 132
100 SC Mixed 117 126
94% 118 Pts
Min Avg Max
302 QC Int 403 459
353 QC Float 461 506
322 QC Mixed 427 478
97.5% 430 Pts
Min Avg Max
332 MC Int 412 461
393 MC Float 470 505
363 MC Mixed 439 480
65.9% 441 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
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)
SC Int 119
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 472
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 501
MC Mixed 478
71% 477 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 121
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 465
105% 466 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 504
MC Mixed 469
70% 471 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 317
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 432
88% 388 Pts
MC Int 398
MC Float 461
MC Mixed 462
66% 440 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 381
QC Mixed 338
80% 351 Pts
MC Int 381
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 415
62% 413 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,051,659 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jan '17
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Typical Core i5-7600 Builds (Compare 10,879 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $581

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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 2 years ago.

Poor

4 months ago.

Perfect gaming cpu for budget builds :D


Good

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


Average

6 months ago.

For the price you pay, you get a little more than you expect. Sure you can't OC but if you want to OC throw in another $20 and you can get the 7600k, but you don't even need to OC as the CPU is already really good. Overall for the performance you get, the price is really good and you won't need an upgrade for at least 3-4 years.


Excellent

7 months ago.

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


Excellent

7 months ago.

Powerfull and quite cheap and Mine Work superbly at the moment


Good

19 days ago.

I would exhcange your money for the i7 7700k


Terrible

20 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

21 months 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

21 months ago.

low thread


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