What are the best Intel i5 CPUs?

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    #1Intel Core i5-4690K Processor

    Intel Core i5-4690K Processor
    The Intel Core i5 processor is the perfect choice for anyone who wants to play immersive games. Among other things, it has a 6MB Intel Smart Cache and Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0.


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    Jeffrey Warren
    Written on February 4, 2018
    "The price was a bit high for the chip but I went ahead with it anyway. It is a deal in the long run, my laptop felt like a brand new computer. Defineitely cheap that buying a new computer and setting that up. This is the corvette of the processors. Pricey but definitely worth the extra money."
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    #2Intel 8th Gen Core i5-8400 Processor

    Intel 8th Gen Core i5-8400 Processor

    The Intel Core i5-8400 Processor has a base core clock of 2.80 GHz and can boost up to 4.00 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology. It has 6 cores and 6 threads and comes with Intel UHD Graphics 630 built-in.

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    Benjamin Walters
    Written on February 2, 2018
    "Intel 8th Gen i5-8400 Processor is the latest in the Intel i5 computer processor line and it is available from Amazon for $189.99. It has 6 cores and 6 threads and runs 2.80 GHZ. Power usage is also been improved in the 8th gen. This has been a place where intel has made great strides ever since the 6th gen. This looks to be a great processor but I would say it is not the best i5. I think the 8600 series is going to claim that title."
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    #3Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop Processors

    Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop Processors

    The Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop Processors features the socket LGA 1151, Intel 200/1001 series chipset compatibility, Intel HD Graphics 630, Intel Turbo Boost 2.0.

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    Christine Elliott
    Written on January 25, 2018
    "I wanted to get the best Intel i5 CPU for my needs. I found the Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop processor. This processor is amazing. It's super fast and does everything I need for what I do with my newly built computer. It's fast enough for the gaming I do and works great for Photoshop and Illustrator work. I don't need anything faster than this. If you're looking for the best i5 chip, this is it!"
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    #4Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core Processor

    Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core Processor

    The Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 7th Core Processor is compatible with the Intel 200/100 Series Chipset, features the Intel HD Graphics 630 and Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology.

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    Timothy Morales
    Written on February 6, 2018
    "Intel Core i5-7500 is another amazing processor from Intel. It is compatible with most motherboards out there and it's installation is fast and easy. Highly recommended"

Summary

Best What are the best Intel i5 CPUs
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Intel Core i5-4690K ProcessorElectronics 9 Paid
2Intel 8th Gen Core i5-8400 ProcessorElectronics 8 Paid
3Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop ProcessorsElectronics 4 Paid
4Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core ProcessorElectronics 1 Paid
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