ProductCore i5-6600
BrandIntel
Street Price (Approx)~ $165
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# CPU Cores4
Frequency (GHz)3.3 GHz
Cache (MB)6
TDP (Watts)65 W
Product SegmentDesktop
StatusReleased
Announced On2015-06-01
TechnicalsCore i5-6600
Dimensions (2D)37.5x37.5 mm
Conflict Free?1
# CPU Cores4
Threads/Core4
Frequency (GHz)3.3 GHz
Turbo Frequency (GHz)3.9 GHz
Cache (MB)6
Instructions Width (bits)64
Instructions ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography Process (nm)14 nm
TDP (Watts)65 W
Max RAM64 GB
RAM TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
# Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec)34.1GB/s
Max CPU / Package1
PCI-E Version3
PCI-E ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI-E Max Lanes #16
Compatible SocketsFCLGA1151
Intel Turbo Boost Version2
Intel V-ProYes
Intel Hyper-ThreadNo
Intel Virtualization (VTX)Yes
Intel Directed I/O (VTD)Yes
Intel Ext. Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Intel TSX Sync. ExtensionsYes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Thermal MonitoringTech.Yes
Intel ID ProtectYes
Intel SIPPYes
Intel SMB AdvantageYes
Intel AES New InstructionsYes
Intel Secure KeyYes
Intel OS GuardYes
Trusted ExecutionYes
Execution DisableYes

 

Core i5-6600 Benchmarks

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec), Higher is better

 

Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Geekbench 4 Multi / Price, Higher is better