IntelBX8070110400
AMD100-100000022BOX
CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
238 EFps +2% 233 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
100 EFps 101 EFps +1%
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
139 EFps Slightly Better Overwatch EFps.
+6%
131 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
131 EFps Better PUBG EFps.
+10%
119 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
131 EFps 131 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 303,753 user samples
45,432 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 78% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 78% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
258,321 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 92% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 75% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 75% Great: 92%
SPEED RANK: 99th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
88.3 % +5% 84.3 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
90.1 Pts Lower memory latency.
+16%
77.8 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
123 Pts 134 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+9%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
241 Pts 262 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+9%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
465 Pts 488 Pts +5%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
762 Pts 811 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+6%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
96 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+10%
86.9 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
130 Pts 142 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+9%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
255 Pts 281 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+10%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
502 Pts 544 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+8%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
823 Pts 880 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+7%
Market Share
Based on 46,357,701 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.46 % 0.86 % Hugely higher market share.
+87%
Value
Value For Money
99.6 % Better value.
+23%
81.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
86 % More popular.
+23%
70 %
Price
Price (score)
$179 Much cheaper.
+44%
$320
Age
Newest
16 Months Much more recent.
+38%
26 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+32%
95 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+50%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.9 GHz 3.8 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+31%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz 4.4 GHz +2%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1013 Pts 1134 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+12%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
968 Pts 1059 Pts Slightly faster 64-core speed.
+9%
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Zen2
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 None
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Early Q3 of 2019 sees the release of the new Ryzen 5 3600X: a hex-core, 12-thread processor. AMD are releasing five new CPUs based on their latest Zen 2 microarchitecture which delivers approximately 13% better IPC than the previous 12nm Zen+. For workstation builds the 3600X is viable, however, the $200 USD Ryzen 5 3600 represents a far better value proposition. The additional $40 USD for the 3600X basically buys a better cooler (Spire vs Stealth). This allows for an extra 200 MHz of extra base and boost clock: 3.8 / 4.4 GHz on the 3600X vs 3.6 / 4.2 GHz on the 3600, this translates to approximately 2% higher overclocked performance for 20% more money. Neither of the stock coolers on the 3600 or 3600X are as effective as a $20 USD aftermarket cooler such as the Gammaxx 400. The 3600 with a Gammaxx 400 outperforms the 3600X with a Spire cooler and when both use a Gammaxx 400 they are more or less identical. The 3600X SKU is basically a marketing gimmick designed to milk unsuspecting consumers. Comparing the 3600X to Intel’s overclocked flagship i5-9600K shows that although the 3600X has 29% faster 64-core speed, it is around 11% worse for gaming (sub eight core performance). Additionally, the 3600X's memory controller, although significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations, still has limited bandwidth and high latency which can also impact gaming. The arrival of Zen 2 marks the end of the "Sandy Bridge (i5-2500K)" era, Intel can no longer rely exclusively on their single-core advantage to dominate the market, they must also compete on price. [Jul '19 CPUPro]

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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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