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Intel Core i3-7300 vs Core i5-6600K

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i3-7300 16 GT/s
Core i5-6600K 14 GT/s
Difference: 2 (14%)

Core Speed

Core i3-7300 4.0 GHz
Core i5-6600K 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0.5 (14%)


Core i3-7300 4
Core i5-6600K 4
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i5-6600K 91 Watts
Core i3-7300 51 Watts
Difference: 40 (78%)

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Model Core i3-7300 Core i5-6600K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Kaby Lake-S (14 nm) Skylake
Core Speed 4.0 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 2 4
Total Threads 4 4
Turbo 1/2/3/4
L2 Cache 2 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 4 MB 6 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 630 HD Graphics 530
TDP 51 Watts 91 Watts
Socket LGA 1151 LGA 1151
Released January 2017 2015-08-01