Average Bench: 88.6% (40th of 1276)

Based on 2 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-10600K CPU @ 3.70GHz
Poor: 87%Average: 88.6% Great: 90%
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Popular builds with this CPU

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-10600K averaged just 11.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-10600K near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 134Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 500Pts

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this CPU perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,020Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 797Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 2 samples)
Min Avg Max
83.9 Memory 84.1 84.2
134 1-Core 134 134
215 2-Core 237 259
87.5% 152 Pts
Min Avg Max
485 4-Core 500 515
794 8-Core 797 800
82.6% 648 Pts
Min Avg Max
996 64-Core 1,020 1,043
68.4% 1,020 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 134
2-Core 259
90% 159 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 800
84% 657 Pts
64-Core 996
67% 996 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.2
1-Core 134
2-Core 215
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 794
81% 640 Pts
64-Core 1,043
70% 1,043 Pts

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,625,179 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-10600K Builds (Compare 9,031 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 56%
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 52%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-P - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $582

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11 months ago.

Good luck Intel...


12 months ago.

LGA1151, that's the 8700K...

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