Intel Core i5-8600K: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i5-8600K sales on October 2017 at a recommended price of $257. This is Coffee Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 6 cores and 6 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4.30 GHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 26.44 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.