Intel Core i5-9600K CPU Benchmark

Intel Core i5-9600K performance benchmark test with full FPS data from real-world users

Is the Intel Core i5-9600K good for gaming? The table below shows exactly how the Intel Core i5-9600K 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 i5-9600K and how performs in real-world usage.

FPS results for Intel Core i5-9600K
Game CPU GPU RAM Average
FPS
Lowest
Recorded
FPS
Highest
Recorded
FPS
GTA 5Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 306032 GB441960
ValorantIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti16 GB181141221
HELLDIVERS 2Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 306032 GB249185313
CS2Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB12918
Elden RingIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti32 GB211922
Cyberpunk 2077Intel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 6600 XT16 GB249164360
Red Dead Redemption 2Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti16 GB483958
Fallout 4Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER32 GB17353265
MinecraftIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5600 XT64 GB9682103
Forza Horizon 5Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB32 GB444249
Apex LegendsIntel Core i5-9600KIntel UHD 63016 GB432759
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB231029
CS2Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti16 GB12918
Elden RingIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti32 GB211922
Elden RingIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti32 GB333
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB231029
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB272529
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB181421
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB14920
GTA 5Intel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 306032 GB441960
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB12914
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB10614
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB11914
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB211922
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB151416
RobloxIntel Core i5-9600KNVIDIA GeForce RTX 206016 GB121014
GTA 5Intel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5700 XT32 GB341062
Microsoft Flight SimulatorIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5700 XT32 GB181619
MinecraftIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5600 XT64 GB9682103
MinecraftIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5600 XT64 GB948297
MinecraftIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5600 XT64 GB827588
MinecraftIntel Core i5-9600KAMD Radeon RX 5600 XT64 GB756981

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