IntelBX80646I74770K
IntelBX80677I57600K

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

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.8GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 132,548 user samples
62,233 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 92% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 65% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 65% Great: 92%
SPEED RANK: 77th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
70,315 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 71% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 71% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
77 % 91.5 % Faster effective speed.
+19%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 127 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+15%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
375 Pts 473 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+26%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
575 Pts Faster multi-core speed.
+19%
485 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
127 Pts 149 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+17%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
464 Pts 579 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+25%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
675 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
+17%
575 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,976,739 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.67 % 0.78 % Higher market share.
+16%
Value
Value For Money
66.6 % 99.4 % Much better value.
+49%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % 93 % Much more popular.
+39%
Price
Price (score)
$430 $234 Much cheaper.
+46%
Age
Newest
66 Months 20 Months Much more recent.
+70%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
84 Watts Slightly more energy efficient.
+8%
91 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.8 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 4.2 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+8%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
128 Pts 144 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+12%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
129 Pts 156 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+21%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
472 Pts 553 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+17%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
473 Pts 609 Pts Faster quad-core fp speed.
+29%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
641 Pts Faster multi-core int speed.
+16%
554 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
687 Pts Slightly faster multi-core fp speed.
+13%
610 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Kaby Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 HD 630
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'13 Q1'17
Cache
Cache
8 MB SmartCache 6 MB
Lithography
Lithography
22 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$339.00 - $350.00 $242.00 - $243.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI2 8 GT/s DMI3
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
PCG 2013D PCG 2015C (65W)
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
32 GB 64 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 4600 Intel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 350.00 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.25 GHz 1.15 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
2 GB 64 GB
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
No Yes
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
Up to 3.0 3.0

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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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The i5-7600K targets high end gamers, it sits just behind the flagship i7-7700K in Intel’s Kaby Lake lineup. The 7600K will likely be the most popular gaming CPU of 2017 (some competition from AMD’s upcoming Zen/Ryzen CPUs, would be very welcome). Comparing the 7600K and 6600K shows that the two processors are very closely matched and comparing the 7600K vs the hyper-threaded 7700K highlights the relative strength of the 7700K for workstation performance. There are no significant architectural differences between Kaby Lake and Skylake so, when fully overclocked, the two generations should perform similarly but Kaby Lake offers faster base clocks, improved speed shift technology which helps CPU responsiveness, and better integrated graphics[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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