Last time in stock: Saturday, August 8, 2020
4.1Ghz; Turboboost: 4.5Ghz
Intel 400 Series Chipset
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The Intel Core i5-10600K is an undeniably fast midrange gaming CPU, but at its launch price, it needs more daylight between it and Ryzen 7 chips above, and less between it and the Ryzen 5 ones below.
Right now, platform cost of Comet Lake is too high, especially when it comes to price-sensitive users. AMD's Ryzen 5 3600 and 3600X are highly competitive, definitely more affordable and only with slightly lower performance, a trade-off that will make sense for a lot of gamers as they can invest the savings in a faster graphics card. If you are loo ...
The Core i5 1060K remains a competitive product offering proper gaming performance. The price level is okay, my main worry, however, is that the ecosystem is too expensive. Z490 motherboards will start at roughly 250 USD.
* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
|Series||Core i5 10th Gen|
|Core Name||Comet Lake|
|Integrated Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics 630|
|CPU Clock Rate||4100MHz|
|CPU Turbo Clock Rate||4800MHz|
|CPU Cooler included|
|Manufacturing Process||14 nm|
|Maximum Supported Memory||128GB|