IntelBX8070110100
AMD100-100000023BOX

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.6GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
228 EFps 233 EFps +2%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
102 EFps 105 EFps +3%
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
139 EFps Slightly Better Overwatch EFps.
+7%
130 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
118 EFps 124 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+5%
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
131 EFps 141 EFps Slightly Better Fortnite EFps.
+8%
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 159,530 user samples
3,360 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 92% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 77% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 77% Great: 92%
SPEED RANK: 72nd / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
156,170 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 95% Base clock 4.4 GHz
Worst Bench: 78% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 78% Great: 95%
SPEED RANK: 47th / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
85.5 % 88 % +3%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
90.1 Pts Lower memory latency.
+15%
78.2 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
125 Pts 136 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+9%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
241 Pts 270 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+12%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
437 Pts 523 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+20%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
664 Pts 1022 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+54%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
95.1 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+8%
88.4 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
131 Pts 145 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
258 Pts 287 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
498 Pts 562 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+13%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
692 Pts 1104 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+60%
Market Share
Based on 35,897,831 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 1.46 % Hugely higher market share.
+813%
Value
Value For Money
110 % Much better value.
+41%
77.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
189 % Much more popular.
+42%
133 %
Price
Price (score)
$112 Much cheaper.
+74%
$438
Age
Newest
6 Months Much more recent.
+62%
16 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+38%
105 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 12 cores Hugely higher core count.
+200%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 24 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+200%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+50%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.8 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz 4.6 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+7%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
694 Pts 2292 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+230%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
670 Pts 2100 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+213%
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Zen2
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 None
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The i3-10100 is Intel’s entry level 10th generation Comet Lake processor and represents the best value for money within the line-up. This quad-core hyper-threaded 65 Watt processor ships with a cooler and is capable of 4.3 GHz single and 4.1 GHz all core boosts. Although the i3-10100 requires a new LGA1200 motherboard, Intel have guaranteed that LGA1200 will be compatible with the next generation of Rocket Lake CPUs, expected later this year. Running at stock (2666 MHz) RAM frequency handicaps performance by as much as 15% so gamers should pair the 10100 with a Z490 motherboard. This will both open an upgrade path to higher tier "K" tier CPUs and unlock higher XMP RAM speeds (here is one of the builds from our EFps test lab). When paired with an RTX 2060S, the 10100 lags just 13% behind the i9-10900K flagship. The 10100 allows budget gamers to allocate more money towards a better GPU which often results in a stronger overall gaming system. At a retail price of $122 USD, the 10100 competes against AMD’s quad-core Ryzen 3 3300X. Game EFps and effective speed benchmarks show that the 10100’s lower memory latency gives it the edge. In addition, unlike the 3300X, the 10100 also packs integrated graphics with Quick Sync hardware encoding, which alleviates the need for desktop users to purchase a separate GPU. In order to achieve better value for money, it is necessary to consider the older generation 9100F, which, when paired with a 2060S, is 39% cheaper for comparable gaming performance. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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Early Q3 of 2019 welcomes the Ryzen 9 3900X, AMD’s current top of the range, third generation Ryzen flagship which raises the bar for 64-core processing on desktop CPUs. This is AMD’s first Ryzen 9 processor and it is a 12-core, 24-thread CPU based on their latest 7nm Zen 2 microarchitecture. The 3900X has a boost/base clock of 3.8/4.6 GHz, 64 MB of L3 cache (double the L3 on the rest of 3000 series), support for 3200 MHz DDR4 system memory and a TDP of 105W. All this, plus a Wraith Prism cooler, at a very reasonable launch price of $499 USD. By comparison, Intel’s 8-core, 16 thread i9-9900K is available for $479 USD (and requires a cooler: $30+ USD). Benchmarks illustrate that the overclocked 3900X leads by a whopping 41% for 64-core processing but that the 9900K maintains a 10% lead for gaming, desktop and other sub octa-core tasks. The 3900 memory controller is significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations and shows a better write throughput than the lower spec 3000 models, but it still shows relatively high latency which adversely impacts gaming. In terms of 64-core performance at this price point, there is no threat from Intel. The only real competitor is the upcoming (Q4, 2019) 16-core, 32-thread 3950X ($749 USD). The Ryzen 9 3900X is compatible with the new PCIe 4.0 enabled X570 motherboard via an AM4 socket, as well as 400 and 300 series motherboards. [Jul '19 CPUPro]

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