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CPU

Intel - Core i5-9400F 2.9 GHz 6-Core Processor

(8 Ratings, 4.6 Average)

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Specifications

Manufacturer

Intel

Part #

BX80684I59400F

Manufacturer

Intel

Core Count

6

Core Clock

2.9 GHz

Boost Clock

4.1 GHz

TDP

65 W

Series

Intel Core i5

Family

Coffee Lake Refresh

Socket

LGA1151

Integrated Graphics

None

Maximum Supported Memory

64 GB

ECC Support

No

Packaging

Boxed

Includes CPU Cooler

Yes

L1 Cache

  • 6 x 32 kB Instruction
  • 6 x 32 kB Data

L2 Cache

6 x 256 kB

L3 Cache

1 x 9 MB

Lithography

14 nm

Simultaneous Multithreading

No

Price History

    Reviews

    OccamAsylum
    • 10 points
    • 3 months ago

    from completed build Baby Blackout

    I highly suggest using an aftermarket cooler to utilize the full potential of this bang for your buck CPU. I would argue this is one of the best values on the market at this time.

    moviefreake
    • 9 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build The MidCube

    Great price and value for an i5 thanks to the lack of integrated graphics (so a separate GPU is required). The bundled fan has been sufficient for me so far. The fan has a plastic wire hook on one side which sticks out ever so slightly so make sure to orient it so it's not in the way of anything on small motherboards.

    Stimorol
    • 6 points
    • 3 months ago

    from completed build Transitioning to Mini ITX

    It's a cheaper and newer 8400. Been able to handle anything I throw at it along with the 1080.

    I do need to watch out for background software being silly. Didn't have to do that with my 8700k but thats also more than twice the cost.

    Looking forward to using this long term.

    GaIactic
    • 4 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build Starter PC

    Solid CPU, great entry i5. Turbos just fine, and is relatively cool.

    Aaronisok
    • 3 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build The Unfinished Upgrade

    6 core cpu with better single core preformance than a ryzen 5 2600. Would recommend if you're ONLY gaming. If not, Ryzen's the way to go.

    AlphAlphonso
    • 2 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build PC for my lil' bro

    Multi-threading, multi-threading, where for art thou multi-threading? Great CPU but seriously intel? No multi-threading?? Why???

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