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IntelBX80662I76700K

8 Cores, 16 Threads
@3.6GHz Zen (2017)

4 Cores, 8 Threads
@4.0GHz Skylake (2015)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 205,219 user samples
13,969 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 22nd / 985
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
191,250 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 75% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 75% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 985
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
93.2 % +3% 90.8 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 128 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+16%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
435 Pts 444 Pts +2%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1232 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+81%
679 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
119 Pts 144 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+21%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
473 Pts 536 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+13%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1353 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+76%
770 Pts
Market Share
Based on 7,454,801 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.53 % 1.93 % Hugely higher market share.
+264%
Value
Value For Money
87 % +1% 86.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
98 % +4% 94 %
Price
Price (score)
$350 $334 +5%
Age
Newest
11 Months Much more recent.
+63%
30 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 Watts 91 Watts +4%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
8 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 4 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+11%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz 4.2 GHz +5%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
115 Pts 141 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+23%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
123 Pts 147 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+20%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
456 Pts 523 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+15%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
492 Pts 550 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+12%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1312 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+84%
712 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1359 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+68%
809 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen (2017) Skylake (2015)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None HD 530
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