IntelBX8070811700K
IntelBX8070110900K

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

10 Cores, 20 Threads @3.7GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
306 EFps 313 EFps +2%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
109 EFps 109 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
146 EFps Slightly Better Overwatch EFps.
+6%
138 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
147 EFps +4% 142 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
136 EFps +1% 135 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 82,835 user samples
21,130 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 116% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 94% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 94% Great: 116%
SPEED RANK: 3rd / 1317
Gaming
Gaming 106%
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Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
61,705 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 92% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 92% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 10th / 1317
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
106 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+5%
101 %
10 Mar21|HardwareLUXX
Processor non grata: Rocket Lake-S...
1 % BFV 0%, SotTR 0%, MetroEx 3%, Divis2 2%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
87.7 Pts 92 Pts +5%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
180 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+18%
152 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
353 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+18%
299 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
669 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+13%
590 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1179 Pts +4% 1130 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
95.8 Pts 97.7 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
189 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+17%
162 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
378 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+19%
318 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
735 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+17%
630 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1379 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+11%
1237 Pts
Market Share
Based on 47,280,025 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.72 % Much higher market share.
+60%
0.45 %
Value
Value For Money
99.7 % Better value.
+13%
88 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
96 % Much more popular.
+45%
66 %
Price
Price (score)
$350 Cheaper.
+24%
$459
Age
Newest
7 Months Much more recent.
+59%
17 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 10 cores Higher core count.
+25%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 20 threads Higher thread count.
+25%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5 GHz 5.3 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+6%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1793 Pts 2116 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+18%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1679 Pts 1973 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+18%
Series
CPU Architecture
Rocket Lake Comet Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 750 UHD 630
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The i7-11700K is the second fastest CPU in Intel’s 11th Gen Rocket Lake-S lineup which brings higher IPC (early samples indicate +19%) and 50% stronger integrated graphics. There are also 500 series chipset improvements including: 20 PCIe4 CPU lanes (up from 16) and USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (20 Gbps up from 10 Gbps). Rocket Lake’s IPC uplift translates to around a 10% faster Effective Speed than both Intel's 10th Gen and AMD’s 5000 series. Despite Intel’s performance lead, AMD continues to outsell Intel. Given the scale of Intel's operation, it’s inexplicable that their marketing remains so neglected. Little effort is made to counter widespread disinformation such as: “it uses too much electricity” or the classic: “it needs more cores”. Intel’s marketing samples are routinely distributed to reviewers that appear better incentivized to bury Intel's products rather than review them. Not enabling XMP or only testing with BIOS power limits enabled is akin to leaving the handbrake on during a race. Mind-numbing “scientific” and rendering benchmarks are presented as gospel. Different games, mostly unplayed by real users, are cherry picked for each “review”. When it's convenient, canned game benchmarks are chosen such as Ulletical’s CSGO which runs at nearly double the in-game fps. Credible benchmark data, which necessarily includes replicable video footage from popular games, is the exception rather than the rule. At every release, AMD’s marketers coordinate narratives to ensure another feast of blue blubber. Nonetheless, towards the end of 2021, Intel’s Golden Cove is due to offer an additional 20-30% performance increase. At that time, with a net 30-40% performance lead, Intel will probably regain significant market share despite AMD's class-leading marketing. In the meantime, most PC gamers need look no further than the 11400F. [Feb '21 CPUPro]

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Intel’s Comet Lake flagship, the i9-10900K, is the fastest gaming and desktop CPU currently available. This ten-core hyperthreaded processor can easily be overclocked so that all twenty threads run at an eye-watering 5.2 GHz. Whilst its stellar performance is second to none, it comes with a premium price tag of $488 USD. The 10900K also requires a new (Z490) LGA1200 motherboard, which Intel has indicated will remain compatible with Rocket Lake CPUs which are due later this year. Whilst AMD’s competing $420 USD Ryzen 3900X and $675 USD Ryzen 3950X do have a greater number of cores, their lower clock speeds and higher memory latency handicap them in non-rendering use cases. Overall, the 10900K has a 16% effective speed advantage over both the 3900X and 3950X. Users that do a lot of rendering should investigate dedicated hardware encoders such as NVENC and Quick Sync as these are far more efficient than CPU based rendering. Comparing the 10900K and 10700K shows that, when paired with a 2060S, the 10700K offers comparable gaming performance for 20% less money. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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