Intel Core i5-11600

Intel Core i5-11600

About processor

The Intel Core i5-11600 processor is a powerful and efficient desktop CPU that is part of the Rocket Lake platform. With a 14nm technology, it boasts 6 cores and 12 threads, making it a great choice for multitasking and demanding applications. The base frequency of 2.8 GHz and a max turbo frequency of 4.8 GHz ensure that the processor delivers excellent performance in both single-core and multi-core tasks. The 12MB L3 cache also contributes to the overall speed and responsiveness of the CPU. With a TDP of 65W, the i5-11600 strikes a good balance between power consumption and performance, making it suitable for a wide range of desktop systems. One of the notable features of this processor is its integrated graphics, which provides a convenient solution for users who do not require a dedicated GPU for their computing needs. In benchmark tests, the i5-11600 performs impressively, with Geekbench 6 scores of 2137 for single-core and 7947 for multi-core tasks. Overall, the Intel Core i5-11600 is a solid choice for users looking for a reliable and high-performing CPU for their desktop system. Its strong performance, efficient power usage, and integrated graphics make it a versatile option for a variety of computing needs.


Label Name
Launch Date
March 2021
Model Name
The Intel processor number is just one of several factors - along with processor brand, system configurations, and system-level benchmarks - to be considered when choosing the right processor for your computing needs.
Code Name
Rocket Lake

CPU Specifications

Total Cores
Cores is a hardware term that describes the number of independent central processing units in a single computing component (die or chip).
Total Threads
Where applicable, Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology is only available on Performance-cores.
Performance-core Base Frequency
2.8 GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
Maximum P-core turbo frequency derived from Intel® Turbo Boost Technology.
4.8 GHz
L1 Cache
64K per core
L2 Cache
512K per core
L3 Cache
12MB shared
CPU Socket
The socket is the component that provides the mechanical and electrical connections between the processor and motherboard.
Lithography refers to the semiconductor technology used to manufacture an integrated circuit, and is reported in nanometer (nm), indicative of the size of features built on the semiconductor.
14 nm
65 W
Max. Operating Temperature
Junction Temperature is the maximum temperature allowed at the processor die.
100 °C

Memory Specifications

Memory Type
Intel® processors come in four different types: Single Channel, Dual Channel, Triple Channel, and Flex Mode. Maximum supported memory speed may be lower when populating multiple DIMMs per channel on products that support multiple memory channels.
Max Memory Size
Max memory size refers to the maximum memory capacity supported by the processor.
Memory Channels
The number of memory channels refers to the bandwidth operation for real world application.

GPU Specifications

Integrated Graphics Model
An integrated GPU refers to the graphics core that is integrated into the CPU processor. Leveraging the processor's powerful computational capabilities and intelligent power efficiency management, it delivers outstanding graphics performance and a smooth application experience at a lower power consumption.


Cinebench R23
Single Core Score
Cinebench R23
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 6
Single Core Score
Geekbench 6
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 5
Single Core Score
Geekbench 5
Multi Core Score
Passmark CPU
Single Core Score
Passmark CPU
Multi Core Score

Compared to Other CPU

Cinebench R23 Single Core
Cinebench R23 Multi Core
11199 +2.4%
11173 +2.2%
10813 -1.1%
Geekbench 6 Single Core
Geekbench 6 Multi Core
7991 +0.6%
7976 +0.4%
7939 -0.1%
7921 -0.3%
Geekbench 5 Single Core
1682 +0.1%
1680 -0%
Geekbench 5 Multi Core
7728 +0.1%
7710 -0.2%
Passmark CPU Single Core
3294 +0.2%
Passmark CPU Multi Core
18127 +0.1%
18126 +0.1%
18076 -0.2%
18076 -0.2%
177 +1.1%
172 -1.7%
172 -1.7%