IntelBX80677G4560
AMDFD8370FRHKBOX

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

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 28,273 user samples
17,593 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 63% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 47% Great: 63%
SPEED RANK: 199th / 985
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
10,680 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 65% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 49% Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 49% Great: 65%
SPEED RANK: 206th / 985
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.8 % +3% 57 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
102 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+33%
76.8 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
271 Pts 279 Pts +3%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
279 Pts 484 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+73%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
109 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+27%
85.5 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts 323 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+9%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts 561 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+88%
Market Share
Based on 7,407,086 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.4 % Hugely higher market share.
+82%
0.22 %
Value
Value For Money
105 % Much better value.
+43%
73.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % More popular.
+24%
78 %
Price
Price (score)
$63 Much cheaper.
+58%
$149
Age
Newest
13 Months Much more recent.
+68%
41 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 4.3 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+23%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+16%
92 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+41%
79.4 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
274 Pts 345 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+26%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+5%
295 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
275 Pts 570 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+107%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
312 Pts 488 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+56%
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 FX-8370 is a top of the range black edition Vishera eight core processor based on AMD’s Piledriver architecture. It was launched in September 2014 and is both cheaper and faster than the FX-8350. The FX range offers high performance and this particular processor holds a world record for reaching an incredible 8.7 GHz when overclocked under lab conditions. For typical users however, the FX-8370 runs at 4.0/4.3 GHz (base/turbo) and typically hits 5.0 GHz when overclocked. Its effective speed is 83 which is currently only exceeded by AMD's 20% more expensive FX-9590 (scoring 85), making it relatively good value for money. Eight cores aren’t necessary for most applications, but things are changing and if you heavily rely on multi-threaded applications then the FX-8370 may be a good choice. [Dec '14 CPUPro]

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