Average Bench: 96.2% (25th of 1137)

Based on 2,917 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8600 CPU @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 87%Average: 96.2% Great: 101%
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i5-8600 averaged just 3.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-8600 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 517Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 488Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8600 is just 14.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 121Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 126Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,917 samples)
Min Avg Max
110 SC Int 121 127
118 SC Float 132 137
114 SC Mixed 126 131
101% 126 Pts
Min Avg Max
410 QC Int 466 496
456 QC Float 517 537
433 QC Mixed 488 514
111% 490 Pts
Min Avg Max
588 MC Int 670 727
659 MC Float 758 796
609 MC Mixed 708 756
106% 712 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 129
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 132
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 496
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 516
116% 511 Pts
MC Int 700
MC Float 795
MC Mixed 750
112% 748 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 127
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 132
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 494
QC Float 540
QC Mixed 516
117% 516 Pts
MC Int 713
MC Float 791
MC Mixed 749
112% 751 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 127
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 510
116% 510 Pts
MC Int 709
MC Float 791
MC Mixed 756
112% 752 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 126
SC Float 92.7
SC Mixed 130
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 532
QC Mixed 505
115% 509 Pts
MC Int 707
MC Float 779
MC Mixed 742
111% 743 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 126
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 131
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 512
QC Mixed 500
112% 495 Pts
MC Int 689
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 736
110% 736 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 123
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 127
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 490
QC Mixed 506
112% 493 Pts
MC Int 697
MC Float 785
MC Mixed 734
110% 739 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 119
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 529
QC Mixed 507
115% 508 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 783
MC Mixed 741
111% 742 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 127
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 128
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 525
QC Mixed 497
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 703
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 741
112% 745 Pts
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Typical Core i5-8600 Builds (Compare 12,024 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8600 Processor (9M Cache, up to 4.30 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8600
# of Cores6
# of Threads6
Cache9 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$213.00 - $224.00
Clock Speed3.10 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.30 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 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 TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 GB/s
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
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
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

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Лучший проц частота 4100 мгц , думаю прекрасное приобретение с тандеме с gtx 1080 —Apr '18


Excellent

3 days ago.

my current cpu :)


Excellent

5 days ago.

Waow, I had a m5 6Y54 before this monster, and when I launched windows first time, I had a mind blown! if you can have it for 200 euros, run faster than Sonic!


Excellent

4 months ago.

Holy ...this is a monster of a cpu!


Excellent

1 month ago.

Incredible performance for the $. Hard to justify going to an i7.


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