Average Bench: 82.1% (108th of 1276)

Based on 394,055 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00800F82 Model: AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Eight-Core Processor

The 8 core, 16 thread 2700X is AMD’s second generation Ryzen 7 flagship following in the wake of the Ryzen 7 1800X which continues to offer excellent multi-core value for money. This new Pinnacle Ridge processor features the Zen+ architecture with 12nm lithography compared to 14nm previously. Whilst there is no increase in the number of cores, the stock base / boost clocks appear to have received a bump up to 3.7 / 4.3 GHz from 3.6 / 4.0 GHz. The 2700X is compatible with both the new 400 series and 300 series of motherboards. Early benchmarks indicate that the 2700X has a slightly greater effective speed than the 1800X, although further benchmarks are necessary to quantify this. The expected launch price of $329 includes a Wraith Prism cooler and is in the same price bracket as the 1800X and Intel’s Coffee Lake i7-8700K. Whilst the 6 core, 12 thread 8700K beats the 2700X in single and quad core performance by around 15%, the 2700X wins on multi-core workloads. PC gaming and desktop performance is generally governed by six or less cores but the 2700X offers value for money to workstation users. Even though the 2700X excels at video production, streamers should look elsewhere. Streaming with dedicated hardware such as NVENC or a separate stream PC will nearly always result in fewer dropped frames. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

Poor: 72%Average: 82.1% Great: 89%
Gaming
Gaming 82%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 82%
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Very good average bench

The AMD Ryzen 7 2700X averaged just 17.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,259Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 118Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X is just 17%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 824Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 450Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 394,055 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.4 Memory 80.4 89.3
107 1-Core 118 125
198 2-Core 232 247
81.7% 143 Pts
Min Avg Max
372 4-Core 450 488
683 8-Core 824 943
79.4% 637 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,040 64-Core 1,259 1,371
84.5% 1,259 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 90
1-Core 120
2-Core 234
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 898
85% 684 Pts
64-Core 1,292
87% 1,292 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 86
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
86% 152 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 834
83% 658 Pts
64-Core 1,398
94% 1,398 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.9
1-Core 117
2-Core 228
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 888
83% 674 Pts
64-Core 1,294
87% 1,294 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.2
1-Core 120
2-Core 234
81% 144 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 811
79% 633 Pts
64-Core 1,218
82% 1,218 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.6
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
80% 140 Pts
4-Core 443
8-Core 760
76% 601 Pts
64-Core 1,253
84% 1,253 Pts
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 Prices

Approx. $330 @ launch in Apr '18
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Gaming 102%
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Desktop 86%
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Workstation 102%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $981

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 Comments

Based on the new 12 nm "Pinnacle Ridge" silicon with higher clock speeds...

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20 mins ago.

Is so nice

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And we're off.... the 8700K at its current price-point is the champ it needs to beat. To my view, if they want to take a bite out of the gamer market, it's going to need to get a lot closer to the Intel i7s' single- and quad-core performance, if it's only going to be fifty bucks or so less. If the multi-core performance can sustain itself well above the i7, at a lower cost, while still being speedy at desktop apps, it will be the go-to chip for content producers: audio and video rendering, etc. But here's a huge market: amateur or freelance content creators who only have a single all-purpose machine. I wonder how many might not have gone for a Ryzen 1k thinking it would nerf their gaming or general-purpose use? The 2k line could disrupt that if they've done it right.—Apr '18


Good

9 hrs ago.

Better performance for the price


Good

1 day ago.

the best upgrade possible from fx 8350. And much better value than i9 9900k at this date (almost double the price for less than 20% more performance).


Good

1 month ago.

Utterly insane value for its money $240 new for a 8/16t decent IPC cpu is mental


Excellent

3 hrs ago.

Perfect for gaming, work good with gtx 1050 TI


Excellent

2 months ago.

Great value for money. Really good stats on this CPU for a decent price.


Good

2 months ago.

Much better then i7-6700k , 8 cores on 4Ghz vs 4 cores on 4Ghz is pretty good


Excellent

5 months ago.

So much power that can be unlocked with this CPU is amazing.


Good

2 years ago.


Excellent

1 month ago.

AMD is the best price performance product for sure.


Good

9 months ago.

Very good multi core performance. Performance per watt is not too bad. Single core performance is its main downside. However, it makes a pretty good high end build for a good price, personally I think it beats out the i7-8700k.


Excellent

1 day ago.

Good for gaming, streaming and workstation workloads - CAD etc.


Good

9 months ago.

Very powerful cpu, I love it, runs a little hot on simple tasks. Still worth buying for the price.


Good

4 months ago.

Great when it's 200$


Excellent

20 months ago.

Ryzen 7 2700X owners listen up; stop "overclocking" this CPU to 4.1-4.2 GHz. Did you happen to notice on the box that it has a 4.3 GHz boost speed? You might be getting better overall multi-core (all-core) performance, particularly if you don't have the greatest cooling solution, but you're hurting your single-core performance, which may also be hurting your performance in games. This CPU is smarter than you are. With 2nd gen Ryzen (Zen+), AMD has improved SenseMI with Extended Frequency Range (XFR) 2 and Precision Boost (PB) 2 having more aggressive algorithms that will boost more cores to higher frequencies if you keep it cool (AMD says 60°C or below is best, which can be very difficult to achieve). In fact, that 4.3 GHz printed on the box is actually more like 4.35 GHz and it will definitely boost to that speed on individual cores, even using the stock cooler (which is pretty decent). That is, of course, if you don't do a locked-in, manual, all-core "overclock" because you're unlikely to achieve 4.3-4.35 GHz. If you really feel like you need to overclock, do a PBO overclock so that you can still get those high single-core speeds. The only exception to this might be for content creators/rendering workloads or running all-core benchmarks like Cinebench because the CPU will likely never boost itself as high as you might be able to get it on all cores due to its built-in temperature thresholds via SenseMI.

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Excellent

9 months ago.

While a bit power-hungry, it's a steal right now for the $170 US price, and possible to build for less than $800 with a GPU.


Excellent

2 years ago.

awesome performer, best deal


Excellent

2 years ago.

This processor's price to performance ratio is much better than that of the 8700K, choosing this one over the 8700K was definitely a great choice.


Excellent

6 days ago.

It is priced similarly to a Ryzen 5 3600, a 6 core 12 threaded processor based on the Zen 2 architecture. The Ryzen 7 2700X is an 8 core 16 threaded processor based on the older Zen+ architecture. This chip is better in most multi-core tasks due to the higher core and thread count, but worse in single core demanding tasks. It is one of the best value-for-money chips for rendering, video editing and generally most multi-core tasks. The stock Wraith Prism Cooler is one of the best stock coolers and keeps the temperatures under control. Recommended for mainly workstation use.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Best Ryzen 7 yet to come with the best price.


Excellent

9 months ago.

The first lineup of processor that murdered intel in cold blood.


Excellent

23 months ago.

AMAZING!!!


Excellent

2 years ago.

8 Cores 16 Threads @ 4Ghz at less than $300!


Good

23 months ago.

Good performance vs budget


Excellent

17 months ago.

This CPU is very powerful featuring 8 cores and 16 threads and the ability of overclocking. This CPU has the strength to just about do all your work, from everyday gaming to everyday workstation. It is priced very well for such a powerful CPU that will make such a powerful impact on your computer. To harness the full capability of this CPU, it would be most preferred to be paired with a strong GPU, resulting in no bottleneck and maximum capability. With the right build this CPU can be all a person would ever need, whether you plan to overclock it or not, or use the stock cooler or not, it will still be a very dynamic CPU.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Playing Subnautica at maximum settings with a 1070 Ti, and the CPU's maximum load across all cores was 33%. That leaves a lot of wiggle room for OBS, and other tasks on the second monitor.


Terrible

19 months ago.

Worse Multi and Single Core scores.


Excellent

19 months ago.

Very nice for the price. 8 cores and 16 threads of true power. I pushed my 2700x to 1913 on cinebench.


Excellent

12 months ago.

Bye Bye Intel. At this price can't beat it.


Excellent

23 months ago.

Awesome performance with low price


Excellent

21 months ago.

Bit jumpy on voltages but stays pretty much at 4000mhz on all cores. No need to overclock it as you won't see much of an improvement. Stock cooler not good enough to keep up while gaming in ultra settings.


Excellent

9 months ago.

Exceptional price-performance. If you find it for less than $160 in 2020 -- snap it up. Close to Ryzen 5 3600 in performance and the more cores crush streaming. Included CPU cooler is GREAT - with RGB and everything. Thanks for reading.


Good

2 years ago.

Ryzen has improved the Memory Latency and the Overclock Potential in the second gen of Ryzen (Zen+) but still a little bit behind the 8700K, but keep in mind that you will get a 8Core CPU + one beautiful Stock Cooler which its much better for non-Gamers; Ryzen Gaming Is Good But Not Perfect, for example, u will get 140FPS with Ryzen when 8700K gives you 155FPS, I personally Use 1700X for Gaming and its very good but not Perfect, keep in mind.


Excellent

22 months ago.

Paired with a GTX1080 this is a beast, great fps in 4k gaming and 4k video editing. Great value for money and includes a Wraith cooler that will cope with most scenarios when overclocked to ~4.1GHz maximum.


Excellent

22 months ago.

Using one right now, and I must say that the cooler is the only bad part of the whole package. The processor overclocks acceptably with the stock cooler under even heavy loads. Destroys video editing or photo editing. Great buy even if only used in gaming, but better used for both of the worlds, gaming and editing or work related.


Excellent

19 months ago.

Great CPU for a great price


Excellent

18 months ago.

Excellent OCing


Excellent

2 years ago.

Amazing stock cooler with an amazing processor. oh wait it's the other way around.


Excellent

2 years ago.

solid performance for both gaming and productivity


Excellent

24 months ago.

Exceptional performance at reasonable price under Linux as well as Win10


Excellent

21 months ago.

Been using it in my workstation for a few months now. Those 8 cores are working hard to earn their 5 stars. Crushes any task I throw at it.


Excellent

16 months ago.

Have yoused it for a week now. its = to a my old i7 4790k @ 4,8ghz and cahe @ 4,7ghz in gamming. but for evry ting else it 100% better


Excellent

13 months ago.

Great gaming processor, great cooler, great price.


Excellent

7 months ago.

Great performance for the money


Good

2 years ago.

Finally got some competition


Poor

2 years ago.

Horribly disappointing. The multi-core gains over the 8700K are unimpressive, minimal - and for it you sacrifice a huge amount of more basic performance. If their target market was content creators, they've failed. Anyone who doesn't have a dedicated production machine - freelancers and other small-business creators - will have one mutlipurpose machine. This chip's the same price as the 8700K so there's not even the advantage of saving your budget. For these piddly multi-core gains, which will make rendering and production *slightly* faster, you have a slower desktop, gaming machine, everything else. Ugh. Fail.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Fastest CPU i have ever owned


Excellent

20 months ago.

New upgrade for me. Loving it.


Excellent

16 months ago.

I was so excited to socket my Anniversary edition into my pc, that I forgot to uninstall all AMD drivers, spent all night triggering bluescreens while attempting to uninstall these drivers. Not gonna blame AMD for my own mistake of leaving old chipset drivers from my R7 1800X on my pc. Can't wait to benchmark it. 4ghz all core turbo on 33°C idle in Taskmanager is already looking rock solid, and that's while I was fixing this mess.


Excellent

16 months ago.

Very good ammount of cores for gaming and simple productivity. Could happily have a few extra cores/threads for those of us doing heavy multitasking while gaming.


Excellent

15 months ago.

This processor is a monster. Once did a stress test by opening all 8 of my Adobe CC apps I use at the same time, and it loaded them all in less than 40 seconds using only 30% of my 32GB of RAM. Sure, the i7 and i9 are technically better, but this this is an absurdly powerful processor for photography and 1080p video.


Excellent

14 months ago.

AMD nailed it with their most recent series. The price to performance of the Ryzen chips is absolutely worth the 10 or 11 frames you sacrifice to Intel's more pricey line. Ryzen 5 hits the sweet spot for price to performance gaming, but when it comes to that little extra for video editing and render the 8 cores of Ryzen 7 (compared to the 6 cores of Ryzen 5) is worth that little extra cash. Overall, the 2600X is without a doubt worth every penny.


Good

2 months ago.

Best zen+ cpu and a very good budget 8 core 16 thread cpu. Comes with wraith prism which is really good at cooling this cpu if little bit more noise isn't a problem for you. Even tho its good, ryzen 5 3600 is a better cpu. It uses less power for the same performance, you can find ryzen 5 3600 for cheaper and use it with much cheaper motherboard.


Excellent

2 years ago.

It has more power than anybody will ever need..Beats 8700K in multi-core performance!


Excellent

2 years ago.

Best cpu overall. Intel at 8 cores is way over priced for the marginal increase in speed at the cost of a lot of heat. 2700x for life.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Топовый проц по соотношению цена производительность


Excellent

19 months ago.

Awesome CPU. Precision Boost Overdrive makes for amazing gaming performance, and with its 8 cores + 16 threads it can handle any video rendering/encoding that I do as a content creator with ease.


Excellent

13 months ago.

waw


Excellent

5 months ago.

This is now my processor actually and the best choice and investment in my life.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Excellent processor for Audio / Video Editing and for sure for gaming and desktop :-)


Excellent

24 months ago.

AMDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD


Excellent

23 months ago.

It is awsome!


Excellent

17 months ago.

i mean, come on how cheap it is and as long as u have decent ram, ezy overclock speed.


Excellent

15 months ago.

best cpu so far


Excellent

9 months ago.

lo mejor :D


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