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Intel Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz

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9.6
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$193.99 +2%
How well can the Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz run games
Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Main Link
Bit Width
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Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.6 GHz
4.6 GHz
6 cores
6 threads
Coffee Lake
95W
14nm
LGA 1151
64 Bit
2
64GB
None
Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz is a top-end CPU based on a refinement of the 14nm++ Coffee Lake microarchitecture.


It offers 6 physical cores (6 logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.6GHz using 8 cores with Turbo Boost, or up to 4.6GHz boost clock on a single core. The Core i7-9700K has 12MB of L3 Cache.


Among its many features, the 9600K has Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked.


This Core i5-9600K CPU offers some of the fastest gaming performance of any Intel CPU as of 2018, and will not be the bottleneck in any modern gaming PC. It will be able to play all modern games comfortably on ultra graphics performance at any supported resolution without being a hindrance to the accompanying GPU.


Source [Jon]
Release period
30-Oct-2018
Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
26%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
11GB
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Assassins Creed: Valhalla 45% 21%
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 56% 36%
Fast & Furious Crossroads 45% 14%
Grand Theft Auto VI 43% 7%
Death Stranding 44% 31%
Core i5-9600K 6-Core 3.7GHz Extras
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