AMD100-100000071BOX
AMDYD270XBGAFBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Zen2.
Release date: Q3 2019.

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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 203,808 user samples
33,675 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 98% Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 82% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 82% Great: 98%
SPEED RANK: 10th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 94%
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Workstation
Workstation 94%
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170,133 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 71% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 71% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 42nd / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 82%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 83%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
93.6 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+14%
82.1 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
135 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+13%
119 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
267 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+14%
235 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
526 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+14%
461 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
959 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+13%
850 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1424 Pts Slightly faster 64-core speed.
+12%
1277 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
140 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
126 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
279 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+12%
249 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
549 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+12%
491 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1072 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+12%
957 Pts
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1513 Pts Slightly faster OC 64-core speed.
+9%
1384 Pts
Market Share
Based on 20,235,720 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.38 % Much higher market share.
+40%
1.7 %
Value
Value For Money
89.3 % 90.1 % +1%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
120 % Slightly more popular.
+7%
112 %
Price
Price (score)
$329 $198 Much cheaper.
+40%
Age
Newest
2 Months Hugely more recent.
+88%
16 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+38%
105 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+42%
12 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.4 GHz +2% 4.3 GHz
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen2 Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The 8-core, 16-thread Ryzen 7 3700X hails from the middle of AMD’s latest range of 7nm silicon Zen 2 CPUs. The new processors are launched alongside the new X570 chipset, whilst still being backward compatible with 300 and 400 series motherboards. They are also PCIe 4.0 enabled, allowing double the data transfer speeds compared to PCIe 3.0. The $329 USD 3700X has a boost clock of 4.4 GHz, 32 MB of L3 cache, supports 3200 MHz DDR4 memory and has a power draw of just 65W TDP. Out of the box, the 3700X, 3600X and 3600 achieve similar quad core speeds but the 16 threaded 3700X is 30% faster for multi-core computations than the 12 threaded 3600X. Comparing the 3700X to Intel’s i7-9700K shows that, when overclocked, the 3700X is 26% faster for 64-core computations but 13% slower for gaming and desktop (sub eight core performance). Additionally, the 3700X'x memory controller, although significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations, still has limited bandwidth and high latency which can also impact gaming. [Jul '19 CPUPro]

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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 six or less cores but the 2700X offers value for money to workstation users. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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