Intel Core i5-6600K Processor

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Core i5-6600K is a desktop processor from Intel released on 2 July 2015, and it is in cpu.details.production-unknown now. It belongs to Core i5 family and has a Skylake architecture. This processor is built on Intel Socket 1151, and uses Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only) PCI express connection. 14 nm process is used in production.

Processor has 4 cores and 4 threads, with the base frequency of 3.5 GHz. It has DDR4-2133 MHz Dual-channel memory support. As for the cache, it supports L1 64K (per core), L2 256K (per core) and L3 6MB (shared).

Learn more about Intel Core i5-6600K:

Specifications

Market
Desktop
Release date
2 July 2015
Production status
unknown
Generation
Core i5
Codename
Skylake
Socket
Intel Socket 1151
Number of cores
4
Number of threads
4
Frequency
3.5 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 3.9 GHz
Cache L1
64K (per core)
Cache L2
256K (per core)
Cache L3
6MB (shared)
TDP
95 W

Physical

Socket
Intel Socket 1151
Intel
Process size
14 nm
Transistors
unknown
Die size
unknown
Package
FC-LGA12C
tCaseMax
72°C

Performance

Frequency
3.5 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 3.9 GHz
Base clock
100 MHz
Multiplier
35.0x
Multiplier unlocked
Yes
TDP
95 W

Architecture

Market
Desktop
Production status
unknown
Release date
2 July 2015
Codename
Skylake
Generation
Core i5
Part
SR2BV
Memory support
DDR4-2133 MHz Dual-channel
ECC memory
No
PCI Express
Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only)

Cores

Number of cores
4
Number of threads
4
SMP # CPUs
1
Integrated graphics
N/A

Cache

Cache L1
64K (per core)
Cache L2
256K (per core)
Cache L3
6MB (shared)

Notes

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

Features

  • MMX
  • SSE
  • SSE2
  • SSE3
  • SSSE3
  • SSE4.2
  • AVX
  • AVX2
  • BMI1
  • BMI2
  • F16C
  • FMA3
  • CLMUL
  • EIST
  • Intel 64
  • XD bit
  • VT-x
  • AES-NI
  • Boost 2.0

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