IntelBX8070110700K
AMD100-100000022BOX
CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
306 EFps Much Better CSGO EFps.
+31%
233 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
108 EFps Slightly Better GTAV EFps.
+7%
101 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
138 EFps Slightly Better Overwatch EFps.
+5%
131 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
140 EFps Better PUBG EFps.
+18%
119 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
134 EFps +2% 131 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 404,991 user samples
137,779 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 88% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 0.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 88% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 23rd / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
267,212 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 98th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
97.9 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
84.5 %
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Review
10 % FarC5 27%, BFV 12%, SotTR 2%, Rage2 0%, Witcher3 2%, Civ6 18%, ACO 9%, MetroEx 8%, Sekiro 25%, Wolf2 2%
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5800X Review
11 % FarC5 27%, BFV 12%, SotTR 2%, Rage2 0%, Witcher3 2%, Civ6 18%, ACO 9%, MetroEx 8%, Sekiro 25%, Wolf2 2%
10 Mar21|HardwareLUXX
Processor non grata: Rocket Lake-S...
11 % BFV 12%, SotTR 14%, MetroEx 4%, Divis2 13%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92 Pts Lower memory latency.
+17%
78.3 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
145 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+9%
133 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
286 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+10%
260 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
556 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+14%
487 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1026 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+27%
810 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+11%
87.5 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
157 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
142 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
310 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
280 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
611 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+12%
544 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1170 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+33%
878 Pts
Market Share
Based on 46,444,678 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.04 % Higher market share.
+20%
0.87 %
Value
Value For Money
95.1 % Better value.
+17%
81.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
93 % Much more popular.
+33%
70 %
Price
Price (score)
$309 +3% $320
Age
Newest
16 Months Much more recent.
+38%
26 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 7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+50%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.8 GHz 3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.1 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+16%
4.4 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1653 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+45%
1137 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1525 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+44%
1060 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Zen2
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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Early Q3 of 2019 sees the release of the new Ryzen 5 3600X: a hex-core, 12-thread processor. AMD are releasing five new CPUs based on their latest Zen 2 microarchitecture which delivers approximately 13% better IPC than the previous 12nm Zen+. For workstation builds the 3600X is viable, however, the $200 USD Ryzen 5 3600 represents a far better value proposition. The additional $40 USD for the 3600X basically buys a better cooler (Spire vs Stealth). This allows for an extra 200 MHz of extra base and boost clock: 3.8 / 4.4 GHz on the 3600X vs 3.6 / 4.2 GHz on the 3600, this translates to approximately 2% higher overclocked performance for 20% more money. Neither of the stock coolers on the 3600 or 3600X are as effective as a $20 USD aftermarket cooler such as the Gammaxx 400. The 3600 with a Gammaxx 400 outperforms the 3600X with a Spire cooler and when both use a Gammaxx 400 they are more or less identical. The 3600X SKU is basically a marketing gimmick designed to milk unsuspecting consumers. Comparing the 3600X to Intel’s overclocked flagship i5-9600K shows that although the 3600X has 29% faster 64-core speed, it is around 11% worse for gaming (sub eight core performance). Additionally, the 3600X's memory controller, although significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations, still has limited bandwidth and high latency which can also impact gaming. The arrival of Zen 2 marks the end of the "Sandy Bridge (i5-2500K)" era, Intel can no longer rely exclusively on their single-core advantage to dominate the market, they must also compete on price. [Jul '19 CPUPro]

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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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