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Intel Core i5-10600 vs Core i7-5960X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-5960X 48 GT/s
Core i5-10600 39.6 GT/s
Difference: 8.4 (21%)

Core Speed

Core i5-10600 3.3 GHz
Core i7-5960X 3.0 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (10%)


Core i7-5960X 16
Core i5-10600 12
Difference: 4 (33%)


Core i7-5960X 140 Watts
Core i5-10600 65 Watts
Difference: 75 (115%)

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Model Core i5-10600 Core i7-5960X
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Comet Lake Haswell-E
Core Speed 3.3 GHz 3.0 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 6 8
Total Threads 12 16
Turbo 4.8 3/3/3/3/3/3/5/5
L2 Cache 6 x 256KB 8 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 12 MB 20 MB
GPU Model UHD 630 N/A
TDP 65 Watts 140 Watts
Socket LGA 1200 LGA 2011-3
Released May 2020 2014-08-01