Intel Core i7 2600K 

Released January, 2011
  • 3.4 GHz
  • Quad core
  • Unlocked
7.3 Out of 10

CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of the Intel Core i7 2600K among desktop CPUs (over 75W)

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

Core i7 2600K
8.9
PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

Core i7 2600K
10.0
PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Core i7 2600K
n.d.
Fire Strike

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

Core i7 2600K
0.0
CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Core i7 2600K
8.2
Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Core i7 2600K
5.0
Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

7.3

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Core i7 2600K
7.3

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Intel Core i7 2600K

CompuBench 1.5 (Ocean surface simulation) Data courtesy CompuBench

Core i7 2600K
77.01 fps
Core i7 3770K
182.74 fps
Core i5 3570K
174.42 fps

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i7 2600K
11,563
Core i7 3770K
13,098
Core i5 3570K
10,311

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i7 2600K
3,005

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i7 2600K
2,500,000 MB/s
Core i5 3570K
2,650,000 MB/s
Core i7 3770K
2,620,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i7 2600K
12,823
Core i5 3570K
10,832
Core i7 3770K
13,703

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i7 2600K
13,916
Core i5 3570K
11,824
Core i7 3770K
14,866

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

Core i7 2600K
8,494

PassMark (Single Core)

Core i7 2600K
1,920

Reviews Word on the street for the Intel Core i7 2600K


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9.7

Overall

9.1 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Clock speed 3.4 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.8 GHz
Cores Quad core
Socket type LGA 1155
Is unlocked Yes

features

Has a NX bit Yes
Supports trusted computing No
Has virtualization support Yes
Instruction set extensions
  1. MMX
  2. SSE4.2
  3. Supplemental SSE3
  4. SSE4.1
  5. AVX
  6. SSE
  7. SSE4
  8. AES
  9. SSE3
  10. SSE2
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes

integrated graphics

GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 3000
Latest DirectX 10.x
Number of displays supported 2
GPU clock speed 850 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,350 MHz
3DMark06 5,275

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in
Memory type
  1. DDR3-1333
  2. DDR3-1066
  3. DDR3
Channels Dual Channel
Supports ECC No
Maximum bandwidth 21,333.32 MB/s
Maximum memory size 32,768 MB

details

Architecture x86-64
Threads 8 threads
L2 cache 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 8 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm
Transistor count 995,000,000
Max CPUs 1
Clock multiplier 34
Voltage range 0.85 - 1.45V
Operating temperature Unknown - 72.6°C

overclocking

Overclock popularity 2,016
Overclock review score 5
Overclocked clock speed 5.05 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.76 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 5,835.1
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 5.05 GHz

power consumption

TDP 95W
Annual home energy cost 41.8 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 111.78 $/year
Performance per watt 7.53 pt/W
Idle power consumption 74W
Peak power consumption 127.6W
Typical power consumption 114.2W

bus

Architecture DMI
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s
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