Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,770 user samples
3,770 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 49% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 49% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 171st / 959
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
59.8 % -45% 86.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+45%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
103 Pts -15% 119 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+15%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
277 Pts -52% 421 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+52%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
284 Pts -159% 735 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+159%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
109 Pts -21% 132 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+21%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
297 Pts -67% 495 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+67%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts -177% 830 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+177%
Market Share
Based on 3,778,742 CPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
106 % +3% 103 % -3%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.45 % -322% 1.9 % Hugely higher market share.
+322%
Price
Price (score)
$66 Hugely cheaper.
+310%
272 USD -310%
Value
Value For Money
104 % Slightly better value.
+13%
91.8 % -13%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+50%
81.2 Watts -50%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores -144% 4.89 cores Hugely higher core count.
+144%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads -122% 8.89 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+122%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+6%
14.9 nm -6%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz -4% 3.64 GHz +4%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz -14% 4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts -21% 130 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+21%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts -22% 136 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+22%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
276 Pts -74% 482 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+74%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts -64% 511 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+64%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
276 Pts -190% 800 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+190%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
313 Pts -170% 846 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+170%
Age
Newest
4 Months Hugely more recent.
+161%
10.4 Months -161%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake (2017)   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 610   —
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Welcome to our desktop CPU comparison. We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by price to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Calculated values don't always paint the whole picture so we check them against hundreds of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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Intel Core i7-7700K $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $368Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
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AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $300Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $155
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