IntelBX80662I56500
AMDYD1700BBAEBOX

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.2GHz, Skylake.
Release date: Q3 2015.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.0GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 134,610 user samples
71,601 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 54% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 54% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 137th / 1132
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
63,009 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 99% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 71% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 71% Great: 99%
SPEED RANK: 50th / 1132
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
70.2 % 84.5 % Faster effective speed.
+20%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
97.7 Pts 101 Pts +3%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
362 Pts 394 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+9%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
372 Pts 1109 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+198%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 116 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+5%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
410 Pts 461 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+12%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
411 Pts 1309 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+218%
Market Share
Based on 11,606,492 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.74 % 0.78 % Slightly higher market share.
+5%
Value
Value For Money
79.3 % 98.8 % Better value.
+25%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % 118 % Much more popular.
+74%
Price
Price (score)
$211 $192 Slightly cheaper.
+9%
Age
Newest
37 Months 19 Months Much more recent.
+49%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+300%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.2 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+7%
3 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz +3%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
106 Pts 111 Pts +5%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
115 Pts 121 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+5%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
394 Pts 443 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+12%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
428 Pts 481 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+12%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
395 Pts 1271 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+222%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
428 Pts 1324 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+209%
Series
CPU Architecture
Skylake Zen
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 530 None
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