IntelBX80646I74770K
AMDFD9590FHHKWOF
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8 Cores, 8 Threads @4.7GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q3 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 122,482 user samples
105,007 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 57% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 57% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 117th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
17,475 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Base clock 5.1 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 40% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 326th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
70.8 % Much faster effective speed.
+34%
53 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+38%
80.2 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
214 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+38%
155 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
378 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+30%
290 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
564 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+13%
497 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
128 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+39%
92 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+43%
177 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
466 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+35%
346 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
669 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+13%
594 Pts
Market Share
Based on 22,611,589 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.45 % Hugely higher market share.
+800%
0.05 %
Value
Value For Money
69.8 % Better value.
+19%
58.9 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
91 % Much more popular.
+44%
63 %
Price
Price (score)
$293 $190 Much cheaper.
+35%
Age
Newest
81 Months 77 Months +5%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
84 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+62%
220 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 8 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+31%
32 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 4.7 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+34%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 5 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+28%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
669 Pts Slightly faster OC 64-core speed.
+11%
601 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
569 Pts Slightly faster 64-core speed.
+13%
505 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Piledriver
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM3+
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 None
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The Core i7-4770K is Intel's fourth generation (codename Haswell) flagship processor in the hugely successful Core range. It's not surprising that the 4770K sets a new Real World Performance index record, besting its predecessor by just over 9%. The 4770K also tops out in the remainder of our benchmarks setting new highs of 10020 and 2164 in the PassMark and PassMark Single Thread tests which equates to roughly an 8% overall performance increase over the 3770K. With a TDP of 84 watts, power consumption has increased slightly over the 3770K. The new Core i7-4770K demonstrates around an 8% performance increase over its predecessor the 3770K but it costs 12% more. As a result, at least until prices drop, this processor represents marginally worse value for money than the 3770K. [Jun '13 CPUPro]

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AMD released the FX-9590 back in July 2013 but it's not until recently that these processors have started hitting the shelves and even now prices are still extremely high. This is the first mainstream 5GHz processor but clock speed isn't the key performance indicator it once was. Comparing the 9590 to the 8350 shows that the 9590 has 16% better overall performance which is almost exactly in line with its base clock increase from 4.0 to 4.7 GHz. Despite this performance boost the 9590 still lags Intel's most recent 4770K Haswell processor by 26% and that's despite the AMD's 27% higher base clock. In terms of relative performance the AMD's strong point is Integer processing where it has 8 processing units vs just four (one per core) in the 4770K. Overall, especially at current prices, the 9590 doesn't represent good value for money. [Jan '14 CPUPro]

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