AMDFD8320FRHKBOX
IntelBX80677G4560

8 Cores, 8 Threads
@3.5GHz Piledriver (2012)

2 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.5GHz Kaby Lake (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 62,451 user samples
45,626 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 45% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 45% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 294th / 1104
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
16,825 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 47% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 229th / 1104
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
51.8 % 59.2 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+14%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
70.3 Pts 103 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+47%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts 273 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
437 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+57%
279 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
81.4 Pts 110 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+35%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
304 Pts +3% 296 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
530 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+77%
299 Pts
Market Share
Based on 8,857,875 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.57 % Higher market share.
+30%
0.44 %
Value
Value For Money
77 % 111 % Much better value.
+44%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
60 % 83 % Much more popular.
+38%
Price
Price (score)
$102 $55 Much cheaper.
+46%
Age
Newest
67 Months 16 Months Much more recent.
+76%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+57%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+300%
2 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
32 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+56%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
3.5 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
88.1 Pts 107 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+21%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
75.4 Pts 112 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+49%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
323 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+18%
274 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
276 Pts 311 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+13%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
541 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+97%
275 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
464 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+49%
312 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Piledriver (2012) Kaby Lake (2017)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM3+ FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None HD 610
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The AMD FX-8320 has the same architecture and specs as the FX-8350, the only difference being the base/turbo clocks of 3.5/4.0 GHz for the 8320 vs 4.0/4.2 GHz for the 8350. Comparing the two models shows that the 8320 lags the 8350 at stock speeds by around 10% but broadly matches it when both processors are overclocked. This combined with the 8320's considerably lower price tag makes the 8320 the better value proposition. In terms of outright performance, as with all AMD CPUs, the FX series have very strong multi-core performance but lag Intel considerably in terms of single and dual-core throughput. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

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The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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