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

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 45,436 user samples
19,409 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 4.35 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 88% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 88% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
26,027 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 25th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
99.6 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
92.7 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
120 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+9%
110 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
463 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+7%
431 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1292 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+5%
1225 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
127 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+8%
118 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
492 Pts +4% 472 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1383 Pts +4% 1335 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,992,177 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.23 % Hugely higher market share.
+173%
0.45 %
Value
Value For Money
96.2 % 99.7 % +4%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % 99 % +2%
Price
Price (score)
$320 $240 Cheaper.
+25%
Age
Newest
5 Months Much more recent.
+72%
18 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 95 Watts Slightly more energy efficient.
+10%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
12 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+14%
14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz +3% 3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+8%
4 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
122 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+7%
114 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
132 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+7%
123 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
476 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+5%
453 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
513 Pts +4% 492 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1342 Pts +3% 1298 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1397 Pts +3% 1350 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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The Ryzen 7 1800X is AMD's flagship Ryzen CPU. Clocked at 3.6 GHz with a turbo frequency of 4.0 GHz (stock) this chip offers a staggering level of multi-core performance. Comparing the 1800X with the Intel i7-6850K shows that the 1800X delivers 25% more multi-core throughput than its more expensive counterpart. Historically AMD's CPU architecture has had a much lower IPC than Intel's and consequently Intel have dominated the CPU market since 2009. Comparing IPC between Intel's Kaby Lake and Ryzen shows a maximum gap of just 9%. A very welcome shake-up of the CPU market will unfold as the remaining Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 3 models are rolled out. For now the 1800X offers workstation users similar processing power to a $1,000 i7-6900K at half the price. [Mar '17 CPUPro]

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