Intel Core i5-8600K CPU Benchmark

Intel Core i5-8600K performance benchmark test with full FPS data from real-world users

Is the Intel Core i5-8600K good for gaming? The table below shows exactly how the Intel Core i5-8600K performs in a variety of games and in various RAM and CPU configurations.

Drawing on the real-world data that powers our FPS calculator, we're able to show you actual frame rates from a panel of more than 50,000 users. So, rather than simply guessing at what frame rates you can expect to see in-game, we tell you the exact CPU benchmark for the Intel Core i5-8600K and how performs in real-world usage.

FPS results for Intel Core i5-8600K
Game CPU GPU RAM Average
FPS
Lowest
Recorded
FPS
Highest
Recorded
FPS
GTA 5Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB461064
ValorantIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 306016 GB133115140
CS2Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB211922
Red Dead Redemption 2Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB474052
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB948297
MinecraftIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB272330
Apex LegendsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108016 GB8949104
RobloxIntel Core i5-8600KIntel UHD 63016 GB151317
Ready Or NotIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB857197
Ready Or NotIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB645969
Ready Or NotIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB837790
Ready Or NotIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB796693
Ready Or NotIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB756981
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB474350
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB474350
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB463058
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB514755
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB948297
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB107100118
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB9687102
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB554658
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB10486121
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB10486115
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB564760
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB9988103
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB564660
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB10398115
Manor LordsIntel Core i5-8600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 108032 GB514856

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