IntelBX80677G4560
AMDFD8320FRHKBOX

2 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.5GHz Kaby Lake (2017)

8 Cores, 8 Threads
@3.5GHz Piledriver (2012)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 44,763 user samples
11,024 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 192nd / 980
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
33,739 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Base clock 4.9 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 42% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 42% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 250th / 980
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
59.5 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
51.4 % -16%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
103 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+47%
70 Pts -47%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
275 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+10%
250 Pts -10%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
282 Pts -54% 434 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+54%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+35%
81.2 Pts -35%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts -2% 303 Pts +2%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
300 Pts -79% 538 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+79%
Market Share
Based on 5,943,008 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.44 % -43% 0.63 % Much higher market share.
+43%
Value
Value For Money
101 % Much better value.
+31%
77 % -31%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
112 % Much more popular.
+67%
67 % -67%
Price
Price (score)
$72 Cheaper.
+27%
$99 -27%
Age
Newest
10 Months Hugely more recent.
+84%
61 Months -84%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+57%
125 Watts -57%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores -300% 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+300%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads -100% 8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+56%
32 nm -56%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 0% 3.5 GHz 0%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz -14% 4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+22%
87.8 Pts -22%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+47%
76.1 Pts -47%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
275 Pts -20% 329 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+20%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+11%
279 Pts -11%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
275 Pts -98% 545 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+98%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
313 Pts -50% 469 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+50%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake (2017) Piledriver (2012)
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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