Real World Speed
Performance profile from 2,542 user samples
2,542 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 127% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 5.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 117% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 117% Great: 127%
SPEED RANK: 6th / 1369
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
122 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
105 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
83.8 Pts +2% 82.1 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
214 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
183 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
428 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+19%
358 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
853 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+25%
683 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
1449 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+27%
1,138 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.7 Pts +1% 91.9 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
223 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+15%
193 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
443 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+16%
381 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
883 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+19%
743 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1538 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+25%
1,229 Pts
Market Share
Based on 57,261,839 CPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
99 % +3% 96.1 %
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.7 % 0.91 % Much higher market share.
+30%
Price
Price (score)
$320 254 USD Cheaper.
+26%
Value
Value For Money
117 % Slightly better value.
+5%
111 %
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 90.9 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+38%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
14 cores Much higher core count.
+43%
9.78 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
20 threads Higher thread count.
+25%
16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
10 nm 9.33 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+7%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+7%
3.27 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.1 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+7%
4.74 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
2594 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+38%
1,884 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
2454 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+39%
1,770 Pts
Age
Newest
1 Months Insanely more recent.
+1,311%
14.1 Months
Series
CPU Architecture
Raptor Lake   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 770   —
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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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