IntelBX80677G4560
AMDFD8320FRHKBOX

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.5GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

8 Cores, 8 Threads @3.5GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q4 2012.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 75,699 user samples
23,850 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 63% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 46% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 46% Great: 63%
SPEED RANK: 241st / 1122
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
51,849 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 58% Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 40% Great: 58%
SPEED RANK: 320th / 1122
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.1 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
49.7 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
99.8 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+48%
67.3 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
270 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+12%
242 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
275 Pts 424 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+54%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
108 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+38%
78.2 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
295 Pts +2% 288 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
298 Pts 514 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+72%
Market Share
Based on 10,354,448 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.44 % 0.51 % Higher market share.
+16%
Value
Value For Money
107 % Much better value.
+38%
77.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
85 % Much more popular.
+44%
59 %
Price
Price (score)
$58 Much cheaper.
+35%
$90
Age
Newest
19 Months Much more recent.
+73%
70 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+57%
125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+300%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+56%
32 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
105 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+25%
84.2 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+53%
73.4 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
272 Pts 306 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+12%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts Faster quad-core fp speed.
+16%
269 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
273 Pts 526 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+93%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts 448 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+44%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake Piledriver
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 AM3+
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 610 None
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The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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The AMD FX-8320 has the same architecture and specs as the FX-8350, the only difference being the base/turbo clocks of 3.5/4.0 GHz for the 8320 vs 4.0/4.2 GHz for the 8350. Comparing the two models shows that the 8320 lags the 8350 at stock speeds by around 10% but broadly matches it when both processors are overclocked. This combined with the 8320's considerably lower price tag makes the 8320 the better value proposition. In terms of outright performance, as with all AMD CPUs, the FX series have very strong multi-core performance but lag Intel considerably in terms of single and dual-core throughput. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

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