IntelBX80677G4560
AMDYD160XBCAEWOF

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

6 Cores, 12 Threads
@3.6GHz Zen (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 17,630 user samples
10,223 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 191st / 980
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
7,407 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 96% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 75% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Poor: 75% Great: 96%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 980
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
59.3 % -44% 85.3 % Much faster effective speed.
+44%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
103 Pts -7% 110 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+7%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
273 Pts -48% 404 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+48%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
280 Pts -230% 923 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+230%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
109 Pts -8% 118 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+8%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts -59% 471 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+59%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
300 Pts -238% 1013 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+238%
Market Share
Based on 5,469,660 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.47 % -100% 0.94 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
Value
Value For Money
96.7 % +2% 95.3 % -2%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
119 % More popular.
+25%
95 % -25%
Price
Price (score)
$79 Much cheaper.
+64%
$217 -64%
Age
Newest
9 Months -33% 6 Months Much more recent.
+33%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+43%
95 Watts -43%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores -200% 6 cores Hugely higher core count.
+200%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads -200% 12 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+200%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 0% 14 nm 0%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz -3% 3.6 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz -14% 4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts -7% 115 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+7%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts -11% 124 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+11%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
274 Pts -65% 453 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+65%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts -57% 489 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+57%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
275 Pts -257% 981 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+257%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
313 Pts -224% 1014 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+224%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake (2017) Zen (2017)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 AM4
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 Ryzen 5 1600X is the flagship processor from AMD's latest generation of Ryzen 5 processors which feature the Zen architecture. Following on from last month's release of the Ryzen 7 series, the Ryzen 5 series is positioned as a less expensive mid-performance alternative to Intel's i5 mainstream offerings. Once again, AMD excels in multi-core technology. Like the Ryzen 5 1600, the 1600X features 6 cores and 12 threads, but has roughly 11% higher clock speeds (out of the box) for a 14% premium. Like all Ryzen CPUs the 1600X is unlocked. The 1600X is the only Ryzen 5 CPU with a TDP of 95W, the 1600, 1500X and 1400 all have 50% lower power consumption of 65W. Due to its high thread count, UserBenchmarks show that at stock clocks the 1600X outperforms the i7-7700k on multi-threaded tasks by 23%, but it lags behind by 23% for single and 14% for quad-core performance. The 1600X is priced keenly at $249 so a more appropriate CPU comparison is the i5-7600k where the 1600X wins on stock multi-core by a whopping 81%. The 1600X does represent great value for workstation users that also game but its $30 cheaper sibling, the 1600 (non x version), which includes a cooler and has great overclocking potential out of the box is arguably the the value king in this segment. [Apr '17 CPUPro]

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