Intel
AMDYD1600BBAEBOX
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads
@2.2 GHz Skylake

6 Cores, 12 Threads
@3.2GHz Zen (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 14,247 user samples
1,072 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 58% Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 34% Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 0.7 GHz (avg)
Poor: 34% Great: 58%
SPEED RANK: 236th / 967
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
13,175 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 70% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 70% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 35th / 967
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
52 % -54% 79.9 % Much faster effective speed.
+54%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
90.5 Pts -14% 103 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+14%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
239 Pts -58% 378 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+58%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
246 Pts -253% 868 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+253%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
104 Pts -11% 115 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
269 Pts -69% 454 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+69%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
272 Pts -259% 976 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+259%
Market Share
Based on 4,673,269 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % -6,200% 1.89 % Insanely higher market share.
+6,200%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % -126% 113 % Hugely more popular.
+126%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
101 Pts -10% 111 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+10%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
107 Pts -11% 119 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+11%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
250 Pts -76% 441 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+76%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
283 Pts -65% 467 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+65%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
250 Pts -286% 964 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+286%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
283 Pts -246% 978 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+246%
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Intel Core i7-7700K $307Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $99
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