Average Bench: 78.5% (198th of 1355)

Based on 41,461 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 62%Average: 78.5% Great: 86%
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7600 averaged 21.5% 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 85.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 113Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7600 is 24.3%. 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 424Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 419Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 41,461 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.2 Memory 85.2 93.9
85.5 1-Core 113 124
169 2-Core 223 243
81.3% 141 Pts
Min Avg Max
271 4-Core 414 470
296 8-Core 419 470
56.8% 417 Pts
Min Avg Max
308 64-Core 424 472
28.5% 424 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 90.7
1-Core 119
2-Core 234
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 448
62% 452 Pts
64-Core 453
30% 453 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.4
1-Core 119
2-Core 236
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 445
8-Core 464
62% 455 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 92.6
1-Core 117
2-Core 197
82% 135 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 377
58% 412 Pts
64-Core 446
30% 446 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 116
2-Core 224
84% 144 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 438
60% 436 Pts
64-Core 431
29% 431 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 229
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 415
49% 373 Pts
64-Core 455
30% 455 Pts
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $220 @ launch in Jan '17
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Typical Core i5-7600 Builds (Compare 8,064 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $469

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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 5 years ago.

Good

7 months ago.

Perfect gaming cpu for budget builds :D


Excellent

13 months ago.

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


Good

4 months ago.

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


Good

12 months ago.

Powerfull and quite cheap and Mine Work superbly at the moment


Poor

23 months ago.

I would exhcange your money for the i7 7700k


Poor

2 years ago.

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


Terrible

4 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

4 years ago.

low thread


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