IntelBX8070110600K
AMD100-100000063WOF

6 Cores, 12 Threads @4.1GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.8GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
284 EFps 310 EFps Slightly Better CSGO EFps.
+9%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
106 EFps +5% 101 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
139 EFps +4% 134 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
139 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+6%
131 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
139 EFps Better Fortnite EFps.
+16%
120 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 43,901 user samples
20,644 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 103% Base clock 5.2 GHz, turbo 6.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 87% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 87% Great: 103%
SPEED RANK: 18th / 1275
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
23,257 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 88% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 88% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 7th / 1275
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
95.6 % 99.7 % +4%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92.2 Pts +5% 88.1 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
141 Pts 160 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+13%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
277 Pts 316 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+14%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
532 Pts 597 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+12%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
872 Pts 1071 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+23%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.3 Pts +2% 95.6 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
152 Pts 167 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+10%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
302 Pts 333 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+10%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
593 Pts 653 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
969 Pts 1177 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+21%
Market Share
Based on 38,721,966 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.47 % 1.22 % Hugely higher market share.
+160%
Value
Value For Money
97.7 % Better value.
+17%
83.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % More popular.
+18%
82 %
Price
Price (score)
$257 Much cheaper.
+52%
$534
Age
Newest
8 Months 2 Months Much more recent.
+75%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 105 Watts More energy efficient.
+16%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 8 cores Much higher core count.
+33%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 16 threads Much higher thread count.
+33%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+50%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
4.1 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+8%
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.8 GHz +2% 4.7 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1218 Pts 1738 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+43%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1104 Pts 1649 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+49%
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Zen3
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 None
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The Ryzen 7 5800X is one of four new processors from AMD’s latest range of Zen 3 CPUs. The new architecture is more power efficient than Zen 2 and also yields significant performance improvements. All four new CPUs have the ‘X’ nomenclature, indicating that they are tuned to their maximum clock speeds out-of-box. The 5800X has 8 cores and 16 threads with base/boost clock speeds of 3.8/4.7 GHz, 36 MB of cache and a 105W TDP. At $449 USD, the 5800X is relatively expensive, but it still offers better value than the 5900X. A 500 series motherboard is recommended but the new Zen 3 CPUs will work with most 400 series motherboard following a BIOS update (expected in Q1 2021). At AMD’s launch presentation, they said they finally had the best CPUs for gaming. Our benchmarks show that the 5800X is comparable to Intel’s $200 USD i5-9600K. Gamers that do not wish to pay “marketing fees” can invest those savings in a better GPU which will produce an unquestionably better gaming PC. [Nov '20 CPUPro]

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