IntelBX8070110600K
IntelBX8070811400F

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

6 Cores, 12 Threads @2.6GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
284 EFps Slightly Better CSGO EFps.
+10%
259 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
106 EFps 106 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
139 EFps 142 EFps +2%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
139 EFps +4% 134 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
139 EFps Slightly Better Fortnite EFps.
+6%
131 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 26,675 user samples
26,392 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 102% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 87% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 87% Great: 102%
SPEED RANK: 32nd / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
283 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 89% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 89% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 19th / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
95.4 % 99.6 % +4%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92.2 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+6%
86.6 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
140 Pts 161 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+15%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
276 Pts 316 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+14%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
530 Pts 605 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+14%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
874 Pts 939 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+7%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.2 Pts +3% 94.5 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
151 Pts 167 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
300 Pts 333 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
589 Pts 650 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
965 Pts 1029 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+7%
Market Share
Based on 42,081,082 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.47 % Hugely higher market share.
+292%
0.12 %
Value
Value For Money
102 % 112 % Slightly better value.
+10%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
94 % 96 % +2%
Price
Price (score)
$215 $180 Cheaper.
+16%
Age
Newest
11 Months 0 Months Hugely more recent.
+100%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+48%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
4.1 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+58%
2.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.8 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+9%
4.4 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1210 Pts +2% 1189 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1107 Pts 1131 Pts +2%
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Rocket Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 None
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Intel’s tenth gen, six-core i5-10600K is one of the fastest consumer CPUs currently available. Out of the box, its maximum all core frequency is 4.5 GHz, but a simple overclock allows all 12 threads to hit 5.0 GHz. Although a new Z490 (LGA1200) motherboard is required, Intel have indicated that LGA1200 will remain compatible with Rocket Lake CPUs which are due later this year. The eight-core Ryzen 3700X currently competes in the 10600K’s price bracket. CPU based encoding is akin to using hair clippers on a lawn but If dedicated hardware such as NVENC or QuickSync is not an option, the 3700X can outperform the 10600K in encoding workloads such as UserBenchmark 64-core, Cinebench, Blender-CPU and Handbrake-CPU. Meanwhile, the 10600K is better for almost everything else. Currently, the real problem with the 10600K, and much of the Comet Lake line up, is availability. Whilst there was a paper launch in Q2 2020, at the time of writing, the 10600K is still largely unavailable for purchase. In order to achieve better value for money, without compromising on gaming performance, it is necessary to consider the older generation 9600K which is 26% cheaper and offers similar gaming performance. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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The Rocket Lake i5-11400F paired with a B560 motherboard and 3200 RAM ($365 USD) offers unprecedented value for money to gamers. It completely prices AMD's 5000 series out of the market. 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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