Average Bench: 75.3% (88th of 1206)

Based on 70 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8600T CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 71%Average: 75.3% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-8600T averaged 24.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-8600T near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 110Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 217Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-8600T is just 6.32%. 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 601Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 602Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 70 samples)
Min Avg Max
100 1-Core 110 114
198 2-Core 217 224
77% 163 Pts
Min Avg Max
391 4-Core 425 440
509 8-Core 602 639
66.6% 513 Pts
Min Avg Max
498 64-Core 601 641
40.3% 601 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 115
2-Core 222
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 621
69% 532 Pts
64-Core 626
42% 626 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 112
2-Core 220
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 631
69% 532 Pts
64-Core 628
42% 628 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 112
2-Core 223
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 636
69% 533 Pts
64-Core 634
43% 634 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 108
2-Core 215
76% 162 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 620
68% 524 Pts
64-Core 613
41% 613 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,713,342 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-8600T Builds (Compare 2,253 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B360-H GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $422

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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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