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CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
200 EFps 298 EFps Much Better CSGO EFps.
+49%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
97 EFps 108 EFps Better GTAV EFps.
+11%
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
129 EFps 138 EFps Slightly Better Overwatch EFps.
+7%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
115 EFps 137 EFps Better PUBG EFps.
+19%
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
108 EFps 149 EFps Much Better Fortnite EFps.
+38%
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 601,012 user samples
345,441 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 101st / 1271
Gaming
Gaming 83%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 82%
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255,571 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 1.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 12th / 1271
Gaming
Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 98%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
82.6 % 98.1 % Faster effective speed.
+19%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
80.8 Pts 93.7 Pts Lower memory latency.
+16%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts 142 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+20%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
232 Pts 281 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+21%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
452 Pts 550 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+22%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
826 Pts 1014 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+23%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
89.7 Pts 97.4 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+9%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
125 Pts 154 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+23%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
247 Pts 307 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+24%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
489 Pts 608 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+24%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
951 Pts 1168 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+23%
Market Share
Based on 34,396,926 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.64 % Higher market share.
+20%
1.37 %
Value
Value For Money
88.9 % 89.1 % +0%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
126 % 157 % More popular.
+25%
Price
Price (score)
$212 Much cheaper.
+46%
$395
Age
Newest
30 Months 24 Months More recent.
+20%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 95 Watts Slightly more energy efficient.
+10%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
12 nm Newer manufacturing.
+14%
14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz +3% 3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz 5 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+16%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1375 Pts 1612 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+17%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1261 Pts 1454 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+15%
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen+ Coffee Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None UHD 630
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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 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]

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The Intel i9-9900K is an 8 core, 16 thread, unlocked 9th generation Coffee Lake processor. It has a base / boost clocks of 3.6 / 4.7 GHz and a single-core boost of 5.0 GHz (the highest frequency achieved yet from this class of Intel CPU). It features 16 MB of cache, a 95W TDP and Intel UHD 630 graphics. The 9900K is compatible with the new Z390 chipset, and subject to a BIOS update, is also compatible with the older Z370 chipset. Aimed at users who do not wish to compromise, the i9-9900K offers the best gaming and desktop experience available at any price. Heavy workstation users should consider the Ryzen 9 3900X which is similarly priced. Comparing the overclocked 3900X shows that it is just 10% worse for gaming and desktop (sub octa-core) but around 40% better for 64-core computations. Gamers should consider the 9700K which offers identical overclocked gaming performance at a $100 USD discount. [Oct '18 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 2020 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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