IntelBX80646I74770K
AMDYD2600BBAFBOX
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 371,296 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
266,289 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 83% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 66% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 66% Great: 83%
SPEED RANK: 87th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
70.8 % 75.5 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts 111 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
214 Pts 218 Pts +2%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
378 Pts 421 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+11%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
564 Pts 695 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+23%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
128 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+8%
119 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+7%
237 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
466 Pts 472 Pts +1%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
669 Pts 780 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+17%
Market Share
Based on 22,484,734 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.53 % 2.91 % Hugely higher market share.
+449%
Value
Value For Money
69.8 % 96.2 % Much better value.
+38%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
91 % 141 % Much more popular.
+55%
Price
Price (score)
$293 $115 Much cheaper.
+61%
Age
Newest
81 Months 19 Months Much more recent.
+77%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
84 Watts 65 Watts More energy efficient.
+23%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 6 cores Much higher core count.
+50%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 12 threads Much higher thread count.
+50%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 12 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+45%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz +3% 3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.9 GHz 3.9 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
669 Pts 1012 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+51%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
569 Pts 910 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+60%
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM4
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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The Ryzen 5 2600, from AMD’s second generation (Zen+) of high-end desktop Ryzen processors, supersedes the first generation Ryzen 5 1600. The newer generation sees a lithography reduction from 14nm to 12nm, but no increase in the number of cores and threads (6 and 12 respectively) over the ground-breaking first generation which continues to surpass similarly priced Intel CPUs in terms of multi-core performance. In other words, progress between generations is predominantly driven by power efficiency and therefore higher attainable clock speeds. The 2600 appears to have a stock base/boost clock of 3.4 / 3.9 GHz compared to the 1600’s 3.2 / 3.6 GHz which is expected to result in a modest increase in effective speed that said, early benchmarks are inconclusive. Included in the expected retail price of about $200 is a Wraith Stealth cooler, so the 2600, like the 1600 before it, represents great value for workstation users. The 2600 compliments the new 400 series motherboards and is also backwards compatible with the 300 series following a bios update. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 2019 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical gamers and desktop 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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