IntelBX8070110700K
$400
AMDYD295XA8UGAAF
 $400 

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 17,065 user samples
11,435 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 90% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 90% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 4th / 1258
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
5,630 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 88% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 88%
SPEED RANK: 135th / 1258
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
99.4 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
80 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
93.4 Pts Lower memory latency.
+29%
72.4 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
148 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+24%
119 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
292 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+23%
237 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
565 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+20%
469 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1041 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+14%
917 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.7 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+10%
88.9 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
158 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+25%
126 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
313 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+25%
250 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
621 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+25%
495 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1183 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+21%
978 Pts
Market Share
Based on 31,749,077 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.74 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,750%
0.04 %
Value
Value For Money
89.9 % Much better value.
+55%
58 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
107 % More popular.
+14%
94 %
Price
Price (score)
$400 Much cheaper.
+55%
$897
Age
Newest
3 Months Hugely more recent.
+87%
23+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1678 Pts 2668 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+59%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1545 Pts 2370 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+53%
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Intel’s tenth generation octa-core hyperthreaded i7-10700K is currently 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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Single-core/Multi-core performance between a 7960X and a 7980XE, but with a much better value. [Sep '18 Juhg]

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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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