IntelBX8070110700K
AMD100-100000022BOX

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

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 214,990 user samples
41,088 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 89% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 89% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 9th / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 99%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 100%
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173,902 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% Base clock 4.55 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 76% Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 76% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 70th / 1276
Gaming
Gaming 85%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
98.8 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
85.4 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
93.1 Pts Lower memory latency.
+18%
79 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
147 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+9%
135 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
290 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+9%
265 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
560 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+14%
493 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1037 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+26%
821 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.2 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+11%
87.6 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
156 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+10%
142 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
312 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
282 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
619 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+13%
549 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1179 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+33%
884 Pts
Market Share
Based on 36,108,661 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.02 % 1.54 % Much higher market share.
+51%
Value
Value For Money
91.3 % Slightly better value.
+5%
86.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
186 % Much more popular.
+55%
120 %
Price
Price (score)
$370 $264 Cheaper.
+29%
Age
Newest
6 Months Much more recent.
+62%
16 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
1674 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+46%
1149 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1539 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+43%
1074 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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