IntelBX8070110700K
AMDYD260XBCAFBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.8GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
306 EFps Much Better CSGO EFps.
+55%
197 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
108 EFps Better GTAV EFps.
+11%
97 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
138 EFps +3% 134 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
140 EFps Better PUBG EFps.
+21%
116 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
134 EFps Better Fortnite EFps.
+20%
112 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 243,226 user samples
29,057 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 91% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 91% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 4th / 1272
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
214,169 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 70% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 1.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 70% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 121st / 1272
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
99.4 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
80.4 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
93 Pts Lower memory latency.
+16%
80.5 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
148 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+28%
116 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
292 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+29%
227 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
567 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+31%
432 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1049 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+47%
715 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.4 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+9%
89.5 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
158 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+28%
123 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
315 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+30%
243 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
623 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+30%
479 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1213 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+52%
796 Pts
Market Share
Based on 34,631,543 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.97 % 0.97 %
Value
Value For Money
91.3 % 92.7 % +2%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
188 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
171 %
Price
Price (score)
$379 $166 Much cheaper.
+56%
Age
Newest
5 Months Hugely more recent.
+83%
30 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 95 Watts More energy efficient.
+24%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Much higher core count.
+33%
6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Much higher thread count.
+33%
12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 12 nm Newer manufacturing.
+14%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.8 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.1 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+21%
4.2 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1687 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+66%
1018 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1548 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+65%
939 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 None
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Intel’s tenth generation octa-core hyperthreaded i7-10700K is one of the fastest high-end desktop CPUs ever made. A simple overclock yields all 16 threads running at a staggering 5.1 GHz. Gaming and desktop performance is second only to the flagship i9-10900K. Although a new (Z490) LGA1200 motherboard is required, it will remain compatible with Rocket Lake CPUs which are due later this year. The 10700K’s $400 USD price tag puts it in a similar price band to AMD’s 12-core hyperthreaded Ryzen 9 3900X, however, the 10700K’s faster cores combined with its lower memory latency, yield a 12% effective speed advantage over the 3900X. Intra-generationally comparing the 10700K and 10600K shows that the 10600K offers almost identical gaming performance for 34% less money. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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The 6 core, 12 thread Ryzen 5 2600X is one of four new AMD second generation of high-end desktop Ryzen processors (codenamed Pinnacle Ridge) renowned for excellent value multi-core performance. The 2600X is set to replace the also 6 core, 12 thread 1600X as AMD’s new mid-range Ryzen 5 flagship. The latest generation of CPUs features a matured Zen+ chip architecture with 12nm lithography, increased clock speeds and Precision Boost 2 technology designed to leverage more CPU power than per the first generation. The 2600X appears to have stock base / boost clock speeds of 3.6 / 4.2 GHz. This is only marginally faster than the 1600X’s 3.6 / 4.0 GHz. Modest effective speed improvements are expected, although further benchmarks are necessary to draw firm conclusions. The 2600X ships with a Wraith Spire cooler and is priced reasonably at an expected $250. However, for most use cases, the new lower clocked Ryzen 5 2600 at $200 represents better value for money. Pinnacle Ridge processors are designed to work with the new 400 series motherboards, which allow for greater overclocking head room, and they are also backwards compatible with the 300 series motherboard following a bios update. Even though the 2600X is plausible for multimedia production streamers should look elsewhere. Streaming with dedicated hardware such as NVENC or a separate stream PC will nearly always result in fewer dropped frames. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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