IntelBX8071513500
AMD100-100000065BOX

14 Cores, 20 Threads @2.5GHz, Raptor Lake.
Release date: Q1 2023.

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 387,205 user samples
3,785 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 116% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 108% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 108% Great: 116%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
383,420 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 114th / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
113 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
95.9 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
84.9 Pts +1% 84 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
195 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+20%
162 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
386 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+23%
315 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
750 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+29%
580 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
1283 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+45%
883 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.9 Pts 93.8 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
201 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+17%
172 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
395 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+15%
342 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
759 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+14%
667 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1348 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+36%
989 Pts
Market Share
Based on 68,076,242 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.19 % 1.27 % Hugely higher market share.
+568%
Value
Value For Money
119 % 121 % +2%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
85 % 94 % More popular.
+11%
Price
Price (score)
$228 $120 Much cheaper.
+47%
Age
Newest
17 Months Much more recent.
+60%
43 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
14 cores Hugely higher core count.
+133%
6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
20 threads Much higher thread count.
+67%
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
4.8 GHz +4% 4.6 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
2238 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+93%
1160 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
2151 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+104%
1055 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Raptor Lake Zen3
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 770 None
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