IntelBX80646I74770K
AMDYD1700BBAEBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads
@3.0GHz Zen (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 75,180 user samples
40,006 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 95% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 65% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 65% Great: 95%
SPEED RANK: 53rd / 981
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
35,174 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 98% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 72% Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 72% Great: 98%
SPEED RANK: 37th / 981
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
78.9 % -6% 83.7 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+6%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
112 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+12%
100 Pts -12%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
386 Pts -1% 388 Pts +1%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
575 Pts -94% 1113 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+94%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
130 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+13%
115 Pts -13%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
476 Pts +3% 460 Pts -3%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
683 Pts -92% 1308 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+92%
Market Share
Based on 6,895,074 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.76 % -37% 1.04 % Much higher market share.
+37%
Value
Value For Money
65 % -29% 83.9 % Better value.
+29%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
76 % -78% 135 % Much more popular.
+78%
Price
Price (score)
$490 -41% $290 Much cheaper.
+41%
Age
Newest
58 Months -83% 10 Months Hugely more recent.
+83%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
84 Watts -23% 65 Watts More energy efficient.
+23%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores -100% 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads -100% 16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm -36% 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz Faster base frequency.
+17%
3 GHz -17%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+5%
3.7 GHz -5%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
130 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+17%
111 Pts -17%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
130 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+8%
120 Pts -8%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
469 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+6%
443 Pts -6%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
478 Pts +0% 477 Pts -0%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
647 Pts -96% 1270 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+96%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
692 Pts -90% 1316 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+90%
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell (2013) Zen (2017)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 None
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