IntelBX8070110700K
AMDYD1700BBAEBOX
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 326,030 user samples
123,215 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 89% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 89% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
202,815 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 64% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 64% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 311th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
98.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+39%
70.6 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92.2 Pts Lower memory latency.
+28%
71.9 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
147 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+51%
97.5 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
289 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+51%
192 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
561 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+50%
373 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1035 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+50%
689 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.1 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+22%
79.7 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
157 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+43%
110 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
311 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+41%
220 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
616 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+42%
435 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1183 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+40%
845 Pts
Market Share
Based on 45,017,970 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.15 % Hugely higher market share.
+311%
0.28 %
Value
Value For Money
94.7 % Much better value.
+39%
67.9 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
94 % Much more popular.
+34%
70 %
Price
Price (score)
$320 +0% $320
Age
Newest
14 Months Much more recent.
+73%
52 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+48%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.8 GHz Faster base frequency.
+27%
3 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.1 GHz Much faster turbo frequency.
+38%
3.7 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1660 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+33%
1244 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1530 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+45%
1055 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 AMD Ryzen 7 1700 is the least powerful of three new Ryzen 7 CPUs. The 1700 model has base and turbo clocks of 3.0 and 3.7 GHz respectively. Both of its more expensive siblings, the 1700X and 1800X, have higher clocks but they also have TDPs of 95 watts whereas the 1700 is rated at just 65 watts. Comparing IPC between Ryzen and Kaby Lake shows that Kaby Lake leads by a maximum of 9% which is great news for workstation users as this allows the 1700 to beat Intel's 6850K in multi-core workloads at almost half the price. Although the 1700 has great IPC it's somewhat limited by its relatively low (by Kaby Lake standards) clock speed which holds it back a little in both gaming and desktop workloads. For multi-core workstation use, the Ryzen 7 1700 represents the best value for money we have ever seen. [Mar '17 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2021 CPU Rankings.

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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