Intel Core i5-8600K OEM Review & Specs

Intel Core i5-8600K 6 Cores 3.60GHz LGA-1151 OEM CM8068403358508

Intel Core i5-8600K 6 Cores 3.60GHz LGA-1151 OEM CM8068403358508

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Specs Overview

Model CM8068403358508
Release Date November 2017

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Series Core i5 8th Gen
Core Name Coffee Lake
Socket LGA1151
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630
CPU Cores 6
CPU Threads 6
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4300MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB
Cache L3 9MB

Critic Reviews


If you look at the Core i5 8600 from a heavy workload point of view, it's sufficient. For your normal work PC, it's great, for gaming (dedicated graphics card) the Core i5 8600 is downright excellent. The high turbo's make it just as fast as the K...


The Intel Core i5-8600 retails for $229 or €210 at our friends at Caseking. Practically same performance as i5-8600K Higher single-threaded performance than competition 6 cores, large multi-threaded gains over the previous generation Integrated...


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Does the new Intel i5-8600 spell the end for AMD's Ryzen CPUs? Let's find out! This 6 core, 3.1GHz CPU is locked, so no easy overclocking, but with solid IPC and good Turbo Boosting, does it matter much for gaming? Want one? Amazon:

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