Average Bench: 83.6% (56th of 1137)

Based on 10,337 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 70%Average: 83.6% Great: 91%
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7600 averaged just 16.4% 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 458Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 430Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7600 is 21.8%. 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 467Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,337 samples)
Min Avg Max
94.6 SC Int 112 122
102 SC Float 122 131
101 SC Mixed 117 126
93.5% 117 Pts
Min Avg Max
300 QC Int 406 465
348 QC Float 458 505
332 QC Mixed 430 480
97.7% 432 Pts
Min Avg Max
339 MC Int 417 464
383 MC Float 467 505
355 MC Mixed 439 484
65.9% 441 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
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)
SC Int 121
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 485
102% 450 Pts
MC Int 471
MC Float 502
MC Mixed 488
73% 487 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 110
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 485
QC Mixed 438
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 405
MC Float 469
MC Mixed 434
65% 436 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 432
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 405
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 441
65% 438 Pts
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 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jan '17
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Typical Core i5-7600 Builds (Compare 8,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $584

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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 22 months ago.

Good

7 days ago.

Perfect gaming cpu for budget builds :D


Excellent

12 days ago.

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


Good

13 days ago.

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


Average

28 days 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

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

Powerfull and quite cheap and Mine Work superbly at the moment


Good

2 months ago.

I would exhcange your money for the i7 7700k


Terrible

14 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

15 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

15 months ago.

low thread


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