IntelBX8071512400
AMD100-100000065BOX

6 Cores, 12 Threads @2.5GHz, Alder Lake.
Release date: Q1 2022.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 149,249 user samples
6,807 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 87% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 87% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 37th / 1358
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
142,442 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 1358
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
97.2 % +3% 94 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
82.7 Pts 84.6 Pts +2%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
169 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+10%
154 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
326 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+9%
299 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
600 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
554 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
975 Pts +4% 940 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.3 Pts 94.6 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
179 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+8%
165 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
355 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+9%
326 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
675 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+6%
636 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1058 Pts +2% 1041 Pts
Market Share
Based on 54,682,833 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.35 % 1.58 % Hugely higher market share.
+351%
Value
Value For Money
107 % +4% 103 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % +3% 94 %
Price
Price (score)
$194 +3% $200
Age
Newest
7 Months Much more recent.
+67%
21 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
10 nm 7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+30%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.5 GHz 3.7 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+48%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.4 GHz 4.6 GHz +5%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1294 Pts 1348 Pts +4%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1233 Pts +3% 1200 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Alder Lake Zen3
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 730 None
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