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IntelBX80677I77700K

Release date ≈ Q3 2017.

4 Cores, 8 Threads @4.2GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 197,575 user samples
833 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 102% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 81% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 81% Great: 102%
SPEED RANK: 22nd / 1122
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
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196,742 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 82% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 1.1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 82% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 1122
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
95 % 95.5 % +1%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
115 Pts 136 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+18%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
440 Pts 464 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+5%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1245 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+72%
722 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
122 Pts 153 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+25%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
478 Pts 552 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+15%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1362 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+66%
819 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,345,084 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % 2.18 % Insanely higher market share.
+7,167%
Value
Value For Money
91.8 % 94.5 % +3%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
72 % 125 % Much more popular.
+74%
Price
Price (score)
$320 $300 Slightly cheaper.
+6%
Age
Newest
11+ Months Much more recent.
+42%
19 Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
118 Pts 150 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+27%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
127 Pts 158 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+24%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
458 Pts 537 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+17%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
498 Pts 572 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+15%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1317 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
+74%
758 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1373 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+59%
866 Pts
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The 8 core, 16 thread 1900X is the third and entry-level processor from AMD’s Threadripper series of high-end desktop (HEDT) processors. The 1900X is based on AMD’s 14nm Zen architecture and features 20MB of cache (16MB of which is L3) and quad channel DDR4, which is twice as many channels as in the Ryzen 7 series. It has a base clock of 3.8GHz increasing to a boost of 4.0 GHz and has an additional short-term boost of 0.2 GHz when thermals allow. Most impressively, the 1900X features 64 PCIe lanes which is the same of number of lanes in the nearly twice as expensive Ryzen Threadripper flagship, the 1950X. This facilitates the simultaneous high speed PCIe connection of up to seven different graphics or storage peripherals. By comparison, Intel’s similarly priced 8 core, 16 thread i7-7820X which, even though it has an 11% effective speed advantage over the 1900X, only has 28 PCIe lanes (down from 44 lanes as recently seen in the recent i9-7900X). Both upgrade options may require new, and not inexpensive motherboards, the 7820X requires an X299 (Basin Falls) chipset and the 1900X utilizes the premium X399 motherboard. Despite the considerable price tags attached to the CPUs and motherboards, never before has HEDT processing been so affordable. [Oct '17 CPUPro]

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The Core i7-7700K is Intel’s flagship Kaby Lake based CPU which is reported to have the same IPC as its predecessor, Skylake. Comparing the 7700K and 6700K shows that both average effective speed and peak overclocked speed are up by 7%. Most of the increase in average effective speed is explained by the 5% boost in base clocks from 4.0 to 4.2 GHz. The improved peak lab speed is attributable to a combination of better overclocking capacity and improvements in Intel’s speedshift technology which make the 7700K slightly more responsive. Kaby Lake also has marginally better HD 630 integrated graphics. The i7-7700K is priced similarly to the i7-6700K so for top end gaming and workstation builds, the 7700K is the clear choice for 2017. AMD’s Ryzen will release later this year so things could change at that time. [Jan '17 CPUPro]

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