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8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.0GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q1 2017.

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4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.5GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q2 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 147,607 user samples
114,978 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 82% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 59% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 59% Great: 82%
SPEED RANK: 92nd / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
32,629 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 52% Base clock 3.75 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 52% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 122nd / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
69.9 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+8%
64.7 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
100 Pts 104 Pts +4%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
199 Pts 201 Pts +1%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
393 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
363 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
741 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+30%
568 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1114 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+92%
580 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
115 Pts 116 Pts +1%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
230 Pts +1% 228 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
459 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+7%
429 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
899 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+38%
652 Pts
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1301 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+99%
653 Pts
Market Share
Based on 19,449,551 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.65 % Hugely higher market share.
+242%
0.19 %
Value
Value For Money
73.1 % 80.5 % Slightly better value.
+10%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
109 % More popular.
+27%
86 %
Price
Price (score)
$235 $126 Much cheaper.
+47%
Age
Newest
29 Months 28 Months +3%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
8 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3 GHz 3.5 GHz Faster base frequency.
+17%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.7 GHz 3.7 GHz
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen Zen
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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