AMD100-100000059WOF
IntelBX8070110700K

16 Cores, 32 Threads @3.4GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.8GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
310 EFps +1% 306 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
101 EFps 108 EFps Slightly Better GTAV EFps.
+7%
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
134 EFps 138 EFps +3%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
131 EFps 140 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+7%
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
120 EFps 134 EFps Better Fortnite EFps.
+12%
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 70,382 user samples
6,783 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 90% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 90% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 4th / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO
63,599 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 89% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 89% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 8th / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 99%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
101 % +2% 98.9 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
88.3 Pts 92.6 Pts +5%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
159 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+7%
148 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
316 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+8%
292 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
608 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
565 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1194 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+14%
1044 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
96 Pts 97.3 Pts +1%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
170 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+8%
158 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
336 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+7%
314 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
650 Pts +5% 620 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1277 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+8%
1180 Pts
Market Share
Based on 38,911,222 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.34 % 1.15 % Hugely higher market share.
+238%
Value
Value For Money
67.5 % 92.7 % Much better value.
+37%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
65 % 90 % Much more popular.
+38%
Price
Price (score)
$1,200 $353 Much cheaper.
+71%
Age
Newest
2 Months Much more recent.
+75%
8 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts More energy efficient.
+16%
125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
16 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
32 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+50%
14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 3.8 GHz Faster base frequency.
+12%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.9 GHz 5.1 GHz +4%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
3364 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+101%
1674 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
2912 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+88%
1547 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen3 Comet Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None UHD 630
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The 16-core, 32-thread Ryzen 9 5950X is an impressive workhorse. It sits at the top of AMD’s latest Zen 3 based, 5000 series of CPUs and sends a clear message that AMD can beat Intel in terms of raw performance and core count. The 5950X has a boost clock speed of up to 4.9 GHz, a massive 72 MB cache and a TDP rating of 105W. Despite the clear “gaming” focus of AMD’s 5000 series launch marketing, the 5950X does not efficiently leverage all its 16 cores in gaming (as demonstrated by similar effective speed scores compared to the 12-core 5900X, 8-core 5800X and 6-core 5600X.) 16 cores are only suitable for professional use cases that have CPU processing needs which cannot be more efficiently met by a GPU or other dedicated hardware. There is no Intel equivalent with this number of cores, and the 5950X’s uniqueness is reflected in its $799 USD price tag, 45% more expensive than the 5900X. Gamers will get far higher FPS per dollar by allocating a higher proportion of their budget towards a better GPU rather than blowing $799 USD on the 5950X. Professional users that plan to use 32 concurrent threads at 100% load will find value in the 5950X. On the other hand, workstation users that rarely exceed 20 concurrent threads at 100% should consider the 10850K for around half the money. [Nov '20 CPUPro]

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Intel’s tenth generation octa-core hyperthreaded i7-10700K is one of the fastest high-end desktop CPUs ever made. A simple overclock yields all 16 threads running at a staggering 5.1 GHz. Gaming and desktop performance is second only to the flagship i9-10900K. Although a new (Z490) LGA1200 motherboard is required, it will remain compatible with Rocket Lake CPUs which are due later this year. The 10700K’s $400 USD price tag puts it in a similar price band to AMD’s 12-core hyperthreaded Ryzen 9 3900X, however, the 10700K’s faster cores combined with its lower memory latency, yield a 12% effective speed advantage over the 3900X. Intra-generationally comparing the 10700K and 10600K shows that the 10600K offers almost identical gaming performance for 34% less money. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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