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8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q1 2017.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen+.
Release date: Q2 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 120,631 user samples
35,934 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 82% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 82% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 36th / 1147
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 100%
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84,697 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 91% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Poor: 91% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 1147
Gaming
Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 97%
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Workstation
Workstation 106%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
93.3 % 99.8 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts 119 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+7%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
435 Pts 465 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+7%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1227 Pts 1307 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+7%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts 126 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+7%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
473 Pts 494 Pts +4%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1345 Pts 1396 Pts +4%
Market Share
Based on 15,598,472 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.34 % 2.36 % Hugely higher market share.
+594%
Value
Value For Money
102 % +1% 101 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
100 % 117 % More popular.
+17%
Price
Price (score)
$230 Cheaper.
+19%
$284
Age
Newest
24 Months 11 Months Much more recent.
+54%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 Watts Slightly more energy efficient.
+10%
105 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 12 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+14%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz 4.3 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+8%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
114 Pts 122 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+7%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
124 Pts 131 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+6%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
455 Pts 478 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+5%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
494 Pts 515 Pts +4%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1307 Pts 1353 Pts +4%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1356 Pts 1406 Pts +4%
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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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 about 10%, the 2700X wins on multi-core workloads. PC gaming and desktop performance is generally governed by four or less cores but the 2700X offers unbeatable value for money for workstation users. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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