Real World Speed
Performance profile from 53,976 user samples
53,976 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 98% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 71% Base clock 3.8 GHz
Poor: 71% Great: 98%
SPEED RANK: 48th / 1110
Gaming
Gaming 84%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
84.4 % 93.2 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+10%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
101 Pts 118 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
392 Pts 452 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+15%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1108 Pts Faster multi-core speed.
+17%
948 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
116 Pts 131 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+13%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
460 Pts 512 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+11%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1312 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
+22%
1,074 Pts
Market Share
Based on 9,308,324 CPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
114 % 115 % +1%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.83 % 1.37 % Much higher market share.
+65%
Price
Price (score)
$186 Cheaper.
+22%
226 USD
Value
Value For Money
99.8 % 103 % +3%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+30%
84.6 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Higher core count.
+24%
6.44 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Much higher thread count.
+38%
11.6 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3 GHz 3.46 GHz Faster base frequency.
+15%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.7 GHz 4.07 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+10%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
111 Pts 127 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+14%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
120 Pts 135 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+12%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
443 Pts 497 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+12%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
478 Pts 531 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+11%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1271 Pts Faster multi-core int speed.
+23%
1,030 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1317 Pts Faster multi-core fp speed.
+20%
1,098 Pts
Age
Newest
15 Months 12.7 Months More recent.
+18%
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen (2017)   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None   —
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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2018 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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