IntelBX80677I37300
IntelBX8070811600K

2 Cores, 4 Threads @4.0GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.9GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 10,455 user samples
1,382 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 59% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 59% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 333rd / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
9,073 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 92% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 92% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 8th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
69.5 % 104 % Much faster effective speed.
+50%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
87.8 Pts 88 Pts +0%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
113 Pts 176 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+56%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
197 Pts 347 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+76%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
297 Pts 648 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+118%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
301 Pts 1028 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+242%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
95.3 Pts 95.3 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
124 Pts 186 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+50%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
231 Pts 369 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+60%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
331 Pts 706 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+113%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
332 Pts 1126 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+239%
Market Share
Based on 46,470,837 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.37 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,600%
Value
Value For Money
77.6 % 105 % Much better value.
+35%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 100 % Hugely more popular.
+92%
Price
Price (score)
$186 Much cheaper.
+31%
$270
Age
Newest
56 Months 5 Months Hugely more recent.
+91%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+57%
125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 6 cores Hugely higher core count.
+200%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 12 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+200%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
4 GHz +3% 3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz 4.9 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+23%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
335 Pts 1332 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+298%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
302 Pts 1259 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+317%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake Rocket Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 630 UHD 750
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The i5-11600K is the best value "top tier" CPU in Intel’s 11th Gen Rocket Lake-S lineup. With a simple overclock it offers almost the same levels of performance as the 11900K. Rocket Lake brings higher IPC (early samples indicate +19%) which translates to around a 10% faster Effective Speed than both Intel's 10th Gen and AMD’s 5000 series. Despite Intel’s performance lead, AMD continues to outsell Intel. Given the scale of Intel's operation, it’s inexplicable that their marketing remains so neglected. Little effort is made to counter widespread disinformation such as: “it uses too much electricity” or the classic: “it needs more cores”. Intel’s marketing samples are routinely distributed to reviewers that appear better incentivized to bury Intel's products rather than review them. Not enabling XMP or only testing with BIOS power limits enabled is akin to leaving the handbrake on during a race. Mind-numbing “scientific” and rendering benchmarks are presented as gospel. Different games, mostly unplayed by real users, are cherry picked for each “review”. When it's convenient, canned game benchmarks are chosen such as Ulletical’s CSGO which runs at nearly double the in-game fps. Credible benchmark data, which necessarily includes replicable video footage from popular games, is the exception rather than the rule. At every release, AMD’s marketers coordinate narratives to ensure another feast of blue blubber. Nonetheless, towards the end of 2021, Intel’s Golden Cove is due to offer an additional 20-30% performance increase. At that time, with a net 30-40% performance lead, Intel will probably regain significant market share despite AMD's class-leading marketing. In the meantime, most PC gamers need look no further than the 11400F. [Mar '21 CPUPro]

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