Intel Core i5-10600K vs Intel Core i7-9700K

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Physical Specifications

Socket Intel Socket 1200 Intel Socket 1151
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 14 nm 14 nm
Transistors unknown unknown
Die size unknown unknown
Package FC-LGA1200 FC-LGA14C
tCaseMax 72°C 72°C
tJMax 100°C 100°C


Frequency 4.1 GHz 3.6 GHz
Turbo clock up to 4.8 GHz up to 4.9 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 41.0x 36.0x
Multiplier unlocked Yes Yes
TDP 125 W 95 W
PL1 125 W
PL2 182 W
FP32 921.6 GFLOPS

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status Active Active
Release date Apr 30th, 2020 Oct 19th, 2018
Codename Comet Lake Coffee Lake
Generation Core i5 Core i7
Part SRH6R BX80684I79700KBXC80684I79700KCM8068403874212SRELT
Memory support DDR4-2666 MHz Dual-channel DDR4 Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only) Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only)


Total Cores 6 8
Total Threads 12 8
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics UHD Graphics 630 UHD Graphics 630


Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 12MB (shared) 12MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES-NI Yes Yes
AVX Yes Yes
AVX2 Yes Yes
BMI1 Yes Yes
BMI2 Yes Yes
Boost 2.0 Yes
EIST Yes Yes
F16C Yes Yes
FMA3 Yes Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
RdRand Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
TBT 2.0 Yes
TSX Yes Yes
TXT Yes Yes
VT-d Yes Yes
VT-x Yes Yes
XD bit Yes Yes


Notes This processor comes with an unlocked BCLK multiplier, allowing users to set the multiplier value higher than shipped value, to facilitate better overclocking.


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