Core_i5-8600K_6-Core_3.6GHz
Intel Core i5-8600K 6-Core 3.6GHz

GD Rating

7.6
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Estimated Price:
$265.00 -3%
How well can the Core i5-8600K 6-Core 3.6GHz run games
Intel Core i5-8600K 6-Core 3.6GHz
Performance Specification
CPU Speed
3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed
4.3 GHz
Physical Cores
6 cores
Threads
6 threads
CPU Codename
Coffee Lake
TDP (Power)
95W
Lithography
14nm
Mobo Socket
LGA 1151
Bit Width
64 Bit
Memory Channels
2
CPU Features
Notebook CPU
Unlocked Multiplier
L1 Cache
L2 Cache
1536KB
L3 Cache
9KB
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Rating & Price
GD RATING
Unknown
Release price
$257
Core i5-8600K 6-Core 3.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis
The Core i5-8600K 6-Core 3.6GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 14nm Coffee Lake microarchitecture. It offers 6 physical cores (6 logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.1GHz using 6 cores with Turbo Boost, or up to 4.3GHz boost clock on a single core. The i7-8700K has 9MB of L3 Cache. Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked. This Core i5-8600K CPU offers excellent gaming performance and will not be the bottleneck in any modern gaming PC. It will be able to play all modern games comfortably on high/ultra graphics performance without being a hindrance to the accompanying GPU.
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Release period
05-Oct-2017