Average Bench: 68.8% (350th of 1316)

Based on 631 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EB Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Gold G5600 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 56%Average: 68.8% Great: 75%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Pentium Gold G5600 averaged 31.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 87.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 109Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium Gold G5600 is just 18.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium Gold G5600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 298Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 295Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 631 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.5 Memory 87.5 95.1
73.2 1-Core 109 120
138 2-Core 191 225
77.4% 129 Pts
Min Avg Max
203 4-Core 291 323
217 8-Core 295 325
40% 293 Pts
Min Avg Max
228 64-Core 298 328
20% 298 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.5
1-Core 63.9
2-Core 153
64% 103 Pts
4-Core 300
8-Core 302
41% 301 Pts
64-Core 293
20% 293 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 225
83% 143 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 326
44% 324 Pts
64-Core 324
22% 324 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 115
2-Core 201
81% 136 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 294
39% 289 Pts
64-Core 294
20% 294 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.9
1-Core 116
2-Core 142
74% 116 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 294
40% 290 Pts
64-Core 288
19% 288 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.1
1-Core 119
2-Core 223
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 315
43% 313 Pts
64-Core 315
21% 315 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.6
1-Core 119
2-Core 223
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 325
44% 323 Pts
64-Core 322
22% 322 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.3
1-Core 98.2
2-Core 184
70% 120 Pts
4-Core 299
8-Core 304
41% 301 Pts
64-Core 301
20% 301 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,606,836 CPUs tested.

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Typical Pentium Gold G5600 Builds (Compare 1,856 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock H310M-HDV - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $393

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Gold G5600 Processor (4M Cache, 3.90 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor NumberG5600
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$86.00 - $93.00
Clock Speed3.90 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP54 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 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 TypesDDR4-2400
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

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 TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardNo
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Terrible

18 months ago.

Too expensive compared to other models.


Excellent

30 days ago.

Pretty much the CPU of choice for pure desktop or Home Theater PC.


Terrible

20 months ago.

Too expensive vs the $85 Ryzen 5 1600 AF.


Good

2 years ago.

good for if you have an extremely low budget but the cores look like they'll be a problem in some games, would recommend saving up for a cpu like an i5 8400


Good

3 years ago.

fast


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