IntelBX80646I74770K
AMDFD9590FHHKWOF

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.5GHz, Haswell.
Release date: Q1 2013.

8 Cores, 8 Threads @4.7GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q3 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 76,497 user samples
62,851 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 66% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 66% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 75th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
13,646 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 67% Base clock 4.95 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 4.7 GHz
Poor: 47% Great: 67%
SPEED RANK: 237th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
77.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+31%
59.3 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+38%
79.7 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
377 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+30%
290 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
578 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+13%
512 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
128 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+43%
89.4 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
455 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+36%
335 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
675 Pts Slightly faster OC multi-core speed.
+15%
587 Pts
Market Share
Based on 11,474,376 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.67 % Hugely higher market share.
+415%
0.13 %
Value
Value For Money
66.4 % 81.3 % Better value.
+22%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % Slightly more popular.
+8%
63 %
Price
Price (score)
$439 $126 Much cheaper.
+71%
Age
Newest
67 Months 63 Months Slightly more recent.
+6%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
84 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+62%
220 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 8 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+31%
32 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 4.7 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+34%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 5 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+28%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
129 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+30%
99.3 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
129 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+54%
83.8 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
461 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+25%
368 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
464 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+52%
306 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
647 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+8%
600 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
687 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+35%
510 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Piledriver
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM3+
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 None
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The Core i7-4770K is Intel's fourth generation (codename Haswell) flagship processor in the hugely successful Core range. It's not surprising that the 4770K sets a new Real World Performance index record, besting its predecessor by just over 9%. The 4770K also tops out in the remainder of our benchmarks setting new highs of 10020 and 2164 in the PassMark and PassMark Single Thread tests which equates to roughly an 8% overall performance increase over the 3770K. With a TDP of 84 watts, power consumption has increased slightly over the 3770K. The new Core i7-4770K demonstrates around an 8% performance increase over its predecessor the 3770K but it costs 12% more. As a result, at least until prices drop, this processor represents marginally worse value for money than the 3770K. [Jun '13 CPUPro]

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AMD released the FX-9590 back in July 2013 but it's not until recently that these processors have started hitting the shelves and even now prices are still extremely high. This is the first mainstream 5GHz processor but clock speed isn't the key performance indicator it once was. Comparing the 9590 to the 8350 shows that the 9590 has 16% better overall performance which is almost exactly in line with its base clock increase from 4.0 to 4.7 GHz. Despite this performance boost the 9590 still lags Intel's most recent 4770K Haswell processor by 26% and that's despite the AMD's 27% higher base clock. In terms of relative performance the AMD's strong point is Integer processing where it has 8 processing units vs just four (one per core) in the 4770K. Overall, especially at current prices, the 9590 doesn't represent good value for money. [Jan '14 CPUPro]

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