IntelBX80637I73770K
AMDYD2700BBAFBOX

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.5GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date: Q2 2012.

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8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.2GHz, Zen+.
Release date: Q2 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 114,349 user samples
85,445 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 6.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 49% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 49% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 129th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
28,904 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 62% Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 62% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 85th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
64 % 72.2 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+13%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
105 Pts 107 Pts +2%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
204 Pts 208 Pts +2%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
362 Pts 405 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+12%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
526 Pts 754 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+43%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
533 Pts 1132 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+112%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
124 Pts +3% 120 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
246 Pts +3% 238 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
463 Pts 474 Pts +2%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
638 Pts 930 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+46%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
637 Pts 1349 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+112%
Market Share
Based on 19,603,573 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.45 % 0.68 % Much higher market share.
+51%
Value
Value For Money
62.7 % 81.1 % Better value.
+29%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % 87 % More popular.
+30%
Price
Price (score)
$300 $182 Much cheaper.
+39%
Age
Newest
88 Months 16 Months Hugely more recent.
+82%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
77 Watts 65 Watts More energy efficient.
+16%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 12 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+45%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 4.1 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+5%
Series
CPU Architecture
Ivy Bridge Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1155 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4000 None
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