AMDYD270XBGAFBOX
AMDYD130XBBAEBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen+.
Release date: Q2 2018.

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.5GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q3 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 30,399 user samples
19,424 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz
Worst Bench: 88% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 88% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 13th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
10,975 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 63% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 63% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 87th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
99.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+32%
75.3 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
120 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+14%
105 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
464 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+19%
389 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1291 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+224%
398 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
126 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
114 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
493 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+11%
443 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1386 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+210%
447 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,956,040 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+445%
0.2 %
Value
Value For Money
96.2 % 109 % Slightly better value.
+13%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % More popular.
+24%
78 %
Price
Price (score)
$320 $110 Much cheaper.
+66%
Age
Newest
5 Months Much more recent.
+62%
13 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+38%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+300%
4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
12 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+14%
14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+16%
3.7 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
122 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+11%
110 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
132 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+10%
120 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
476 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+11%
427 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
514 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+11%
464 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1347 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+215%
428 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1394 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+197%
469 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen+ Zen
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The 8 core, 16 thread 2700X is AMD’s second generation Ryzen 7 flagship following in the wake of the Ryzen 7 1800X which continues to offer excellent multi-core value for money. This new Pinnacle Ridge processor features the Zen+ architecture with 12nm lithography compared to 14nm previously. Whilst there is no increase in the number of cores, the stock base / boost clocks appear to have received a bump up to 3.7 / 4.3 GHz from 3.6 / 4.0 GHz. The 2700X is compatible with both the new 400 series and 300 series of motherboards. Early benchmarks indicate that the 2700X has a slightly greater effective speed than the 1800X, although further benchmarks are necessary to quantify this. The expected launch price of $329 includes a Wraith Prism cooler and is in the same price bracket as the 1800X and Intel’s Coffee Lake i7-8700K. Whilst the 6 core, 12 thread 8700K beats the 2700X in single and quad core performance by about 10%, the 2700X wins on multi-core workloads. PC gaming and desktop performance is generally governed by four or less cores but the 2700X offers unbeatable value for money for workstation users. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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At a list price of just $129, the quad core, Ryzen 3 1300X is a great budget CPU. The Ryzen 3 series is based on AMD's powerful and energy efficient Zen core architecture as already featured in the mainstream Ryzen 5 series and performance Ryzen 7 series, both launched earlier this year. The 1300X is fully unlocked with a stock base clock speed of 3.5 GHz running up to 3.7 GHz for boost and has a TDP of 65W. The 1300X comes with AMD's Wraith Stealth cooler, but significantly, it is devoid of integrated graphics. Although this can be inexpensively rectified, it may be a stumbling block to those at the entry-level of the market. By comparison, Intel's dual core, four thread i3-7350K comes with 630 HD integrated graphics. In terms of effective speed, early benchmarks for the 1300X just pip the 7350K to the post but results in specific games will depend on the extent to which the game is able to use more than two processing cores simultaneously. The 1300X scores around 20% higher on quad-core tests whereas the 7350K scores 16% higher on single-core tests. The Ryzen 1300X has been released alongside the similar Ryzen 3 1200 which is also an unlocked quad-core with slightly lower base / boost clock speeds of 3.1 / 3.4 GHz and a slightly lower price of just $109. [Jul '17 CPUPro]

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