IntelBX80677G4560
AMDFD8350FRHKBOX

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

8 Cores, 8 Threads
@4.0GHz Piledriver (2012)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 138,557 user samples
20,911 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 241st / 1110
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
117,646 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 65% Base clock 4.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 47% Great: 65%
SPEED RANK: 251st / 1110
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.6 % +3% 56.8 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
102 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+34%
76 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
270 Pts 279 Pts +3%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
278 Pts 482 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+73%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+29%
85.2 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts 318 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+7%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts 557 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+86%
Market Share
Based on 9,363,584 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.43 % 1.56 % Hugely higher market share.
+263%
Value
Value For Money
111 % Better value.
+29%
86.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
77 % More popular.
+26%
61 %
Price
Price (score)
$53 Much cheaper.
+44%
$95
Age
Newest
17 Months Much more recent.
+75%
68 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 4 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+14%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 4.2 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+20%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+17%
91.3 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+41%
79.2 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
274 Pts 340 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+24%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+6%
293 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
274 Pts 563 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+105%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
312 Pts 485 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+55%
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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In terms of raw single-core performance the flagship AMD FX-8350 is lagging behind intel's processor line-up by over two generations. The PassMark Single Thread scores for the i5-2500K vs the FX-8350 are 1863 to 1520 which shows that in terms of raw per-core processing the FX-8350 is lagging the two year old i5 by 23%. Where the AMD FX makes up is on multi-core performance, with a score of 9156 vs 6745, the AMD leads the Intel 2500K by 36% making it the far more capable multi-threaded server orientated performer. The AMD is also cheaper but significantly more power hungry which counts strongly against it as a sever proposition. The FX-8350 could be a good fit for specific server use cases but for general consumer use, which is single and dual core intensive, Intel's two year old i5-2500K delivers better performance. [May '13 CPUPro]

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