AMDFD9590FHHKWOF
IntelBX80677I57600K

8 Cores, 8 Threads
@4.7GHz Piledriver (2012)

4 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.8GHz Kaby Lake (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 68,852 user samples
9,705 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 69% Base clock 5.05 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 45% Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 45% Great: 69%
SPEED RANK: 211th / 1105
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
59,147 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 76% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 1.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 76% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 23rd / 1105
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
61 % 94.8 % Much faster effective speed.
+55%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
81.8 Pts 131 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+60%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
298 Pts 491 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+65%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
526 Pts +5% 501 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
91.8 Pts 152 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+66%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
345 Pts 590 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+71%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
607 Pts +3% 587 Pts
Market Share
Based on 8,895,139 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.1 % 1.04 % Hugely higher market share.
+940%
Value
Value For Money
87 % 109 % Better value.
+26%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
61 % 95 % Much more popular.
+56%
Price
Price (score)
$113 Much cheaper.
+43%
$200
Age
Newest
58 Months 16 Months Much more recent.
+72%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
220 Watts 91 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+59%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
4 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
4.7 GHz Faster base frequency.
+24%
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+19%
4.2 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
103 Pts 148 Pts Much faster single-core int speed.
+44%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
85.2 Pts 156 Pts Hugely faster single-core fp speed.
+83%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
377 Pts 571 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+51%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
316 Pts 616 Pts Hugely faster quad-core fp speed.
+95%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
620 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+8%
575 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
531 Pts 618 Pts Faster multi-core fp speed.
+16%
Series
CPU Architecture
Piledriver (2012) Kaby Lake (2017)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM3+ FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None HD 630
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AMD released the FX-9590 back in July 2013 but it's not until recently that these processors have started hitting the shelves and even now prices are still extremely high. This is the first mainstream 5GHz processor but clock speed isn't the key performance indicator it once was. Comparing the 9590 to the 8350 shows that the 9590 has 16% better overall performance which is almost exactly in line with its base clock increase from 4.0 to 4.7 GHz. Despite this performance boost the 9590 still lags Intel's most recent 4770K Haswell processor by 26% and that's despite the AMD's 27% higher base clock. In terms of relative performance the AMD's strong point is Integer processing where it has 8 processing units vs just four (one per core) in the 4770K. Overall, especially at current prices, the 9590 doesn't represent good value for money. [Jan '14 CPUPro]

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The i5-7600K targets high end gamers, it sits just behind the flagship i7-7700K in Intel’s Kaby Lake lineup. The 7600K will likely be the most popular gaming CPU of 2017 (some competition from AMD’s upcoming Zen/Ryzen CPUs, would be very welcome). Comparing the 7600K and 6600K shows that the two processors are very closely matched and comparing the 7600K vs the hyper-threaded 7700K highlights the relative strength of the 7700K for workstation performance. There are no significant architectural differences between Kaby Lake and Skylake so, when fully overclocked, the two generations should perform similarly but Kaby Lake offers faster base clocks, improved speed shift technology which helps CPU responsiveness, and better integrated graphics[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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