IntelBX80605I5750
AMDYD2600BBAFBOX

4 Cores, 4 Threads @2.66GHz, Nehalem.
Release date: Q3 2009.

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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 257,041 user samples
30,621 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 54% Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 23% Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 1.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 23% Great: 54%
SPEED RANK: 391st / 1184
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
226,420 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 83% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 63% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.85 GHz (avg)
Poor: 63% Great: 83%
SPEED RANK: 68th / 1184
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
39.7 % 74.9 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+89%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
70.2 Pts 110 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+57%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
135 Pts 218 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+61%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
246 Pts 422 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+72%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
250 Pts 696 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+178%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts 907 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+258%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
89.6 Pts 118 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+32%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
178 Pts 236 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+33%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
343 Pts 471 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+37%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
347 Pts 783 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+126%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
350 Pts 1004 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+187%
Market Share
Based on 21,111,615 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 3 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,775%
Value
Value For Money
43.7 % 96.6 % Hugely better value.
+121%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
61 % 144 % Hugely more popular.
+136%
Price
Price (score)
$197 $110 Much cheaper.
+44%
Age
Newest
123 Months 18 Months Hugely more recent.
+85%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+32%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 6 cores Much higher core count.
+50%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 12 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+200%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
45 nm 12 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+73%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.66 GHz 3.4 GHz Faster base frequency.
+28%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.2 GHz 3.9 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+22%
Series
CPU Architecture
Nehalem Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
LGA1156 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The Intel Core i5-750 is a mid-range quad core, four thread desktop processor which is part of the Nehalem series launched in Q3 2009. Considering the age of this processor, its effective speed of 67 is damn impressive. It has a base frequency of 2.66 GHz, which boosts to 3.2 GHz turbo when under load and can be significantly extended beyond by overclocking. Combined with a decent graphics card, the i5-750 should give a reasonable gaming experience even by today’s standards. There are of course faster modern alternatives such as the i5-4690K, but if you already have the 750 with an older graphics card it's likely that your GPU will need updating before the CPU. Comparing the 750 and 4690K shows that the 4690K has an effective speed of 109 which is 62% faster than the now five years old i5-750. [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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The Ryzen 5 2600, from AMD’s second generation (Zen+) of high-end desktop Ryzen processors, supersedes the first generation Ryzen 5 1600. The newer generation sees a lithography reduction from 14nm to 12nm, but no increase in the number of cores and threads (6 and 12 respectively) over the ground-breaking first generation which continues to surpass similarly priced Intel CPUs in terms of multi-core performance. In other words, progress between generations is predominantly driven by power efficiency and therefore higher attainable clock speeds. The 2600 appears to have a stock base/boost clock of 3.4 / 3.9 GHz compared to the 1600’s 3.2 / 3.6 GHz which is expected to result in a modest increase in effective speed that said, early benchmarks are inconclusive. Included in the expected retail price of about $200 is a Wraith Stealth cooler, so the 2600, like the 1600 before it, represents great value for workstation users. The 2600 compliments the new 400 series motherboards and is also backwards compatible with the 300 series following a bios update. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical gamers and desktop users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. 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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