Average Bench: 72.3% (80th of 1182)

Based on 47 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8600T CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 68%Average: 72.3% Great: 75%
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8600T averaged 27.7% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 110Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 216Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8600T is just 6.83%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-8600T performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 602Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 601Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 47 samples)
Min Avg Max
98.8 1-Core 110 115
162 2-Core 216 226
76.8% 163 Pts
Min Avg Max
363 4-Core 425 441
482 8-Core 601 644
66.5% 513 Pts
Min Avg Max
488 64-Core 602 645
40.4% 602 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 112
2-Core 223
79% 167 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 636
69% 537 Pts
64-Core 640
43% 640 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 115
2-Core 224
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 553
64% 490 Pts
64-Core 559
38% 559 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 113
2-Core 208
77% 161 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 523
63% 477 Pts
64-Core 592
40% 592 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,361,331 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8600T Builds (Compare 345 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5060

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-8600T Processor (9M Cache, up to 3.70 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi5-8600T
# 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
Clock Speed2.30 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.70 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

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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