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Intel Core i5-3470 vs Core i5-6600K

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i5-6600K 7350 points
Core i5-3470 5690 points
Difference: 1660 (29%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5-6600K 14 GT/s
Core i5-3470 12.8 GT/s
Difference: 1.2 (9%)

Core Speed

Core i5-6600K 3.5 GHz
Core i5-3470 3.2 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (9%)


Core i5-3470 4
Core i5-6600K 4
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i5-6600K 91 Watts
Core i5-3470 77 Watts
Difference: 14 (18%)

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Model Core i5-3470 Core i5-6600K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Ivy Bridge Skylake
Core Speed 3.2 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading No No
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 4
Turbo 2/3/4/4 1/2/3/4
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 6 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 2500 HD Graphics 530
TDP 77 Watts 91 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 LGA 1151
Released 2012-06-01 2015-08-01