IntelBX8070110900K
IntelBX8070110600K

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

6 Cores, 12 Threads @4.1GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
313 EFps Better CSGO EFps.
+10%
284 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
109 EFps +3% 106 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
138 EFps 139 EFps +1%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
142 EFps +2% 139 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
135 EFps 139 EFps +3%
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 112,585 user samples
66,237 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 94% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 0.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 94% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 9th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
46,348 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 103% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 87% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 87% Great: 103%
SPEED RANK: 34th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
102 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
95.2 %
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5800X Review
3 % FarC5 12%, Rage2 2%, Witcher3 0%, Civ6 4%, ACO 1%, MetroEx 1%, Sekiro 5%, Wolf2 2% BFV 0%, SotTR 0%
21 May20|Optimum Tech
Intel i5-10600K Review - 6-core Ga...
8 % FarC5 10%, OverW 0%, SotTR 14%, RDR2 0%, StarWJFO 10%, CSGO 13%, R6S 4%
07 Dec20|KitGuru
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Zen 3 CPU Review
8 % OC GTAV 11% OC, SotTR 17% OC, RDR2 2% OC, F120 7% OC, MetroEx 5% OC, Divis2 4% OC
07 Dec20|KitGuru
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Zen 3 CPU Review
10 % GTAV 15%, SotTR 20%, RDR2 4%, F120 9%, MetroEx 6%, Divis2 6%
05 Nov20|Anandtech
AMD Zen 3 Ryzen Deep Dive Review: ...
9 % FarC5 15%, StrangeB 1%, Bord3 6%, GTAV 8%, Civ6 18%, FinFant15 12%, Chernob 6%, FinFant14 7%, F119 13%, RDR2 4%, GearsT 16%, WoT 15% DExMD 0%
06 Nov20|Gamers Nexus
Friendly Fire: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X C...
10 % OC GTAV 8% OC, RDR2 6% OC, TWarTKC 6% OC, F120 16% OC, TWarTKB 9% OC, ACO 15% OC
06 Nov20|Gamers Nexus
Friendly Fire: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X C...
13 % SotTR 16%, GTAV 15%, RDR2 7%, TWarTKC 8%, F120 21%, TWarTKB 6%, ACO 19%
28 May20|Gamers Nexus
Best CPUs of 2020 So Far (Gaming, ...
5 % OC SotTR 7% OC, F119 8% OC, TWarTKC 4% OC Divis2 0% OC
28 May20|Gamers Nexus
Best CPUs of 2020 So Far (Gaming, ...
7 % Hitm2 10%, SotTR 10%, F119 7%, RDR2 7%, TWarTKC 7%, Divis2 0%
05 Nov20|Linustechtips
Remember this day… - AMD Ryzen 500...
11 % GTAV 6%, SotTR 9%, MSFS20 4%, CSGO 20%, F120 15%
10 Mar21|HardwareLUXX
Processor non grata: Rocket Lake-S...
9 % BFV 6%, SotTR 6%, MetroEx 17%, Divis2 6%
26 Dec20|Tom's Hardware
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Review: The Pric...
9 % OC Hitm2 7% OC, FarC5 10% OC, Bord3 2% OC, ProjC3 15% OC, SotTR 17% OC, RDR2 8% OC, Divis2 6% OC
26 Dec20|Tom's Hardware
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Review: The Pric...
14 % Hitm2 9%, FarC5 20%, Bord3 4%, ProjC3 22%, SotTR 18%, RDR2 11%, Divis2 16%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92.4 Pts +1% 91.6 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
152 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+8%
141 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
301 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+9%
276 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
594 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+12%
531 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
1147 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+31%
874 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
98 Pts +1% 97 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+7%
152 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
320 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+6%
301 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
634 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+7%
593 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1258 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+30%
965 Pts
Market Share
Based on 46,444,678 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.43 % +5% 0.41 %
Value
Value For Money
86.5 % 100 % Better value.
+16%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
66 % 94 % Much more popular.
+42%
Price
Price (score)
$500 $230 Much cheaper.
+54%
Age
Newest
16 Months 16 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
10 cores Much higher core count.
+67%
6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
20 threads Much higher thread count.
+67%
12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz 4.1 GHz Faster base frequency.
+11%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.3 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+10%
4.8 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
2130 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+75%
1214 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1981 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+78%
1111 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Comet Lake Comet Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1200 FCLGA1200
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 630 UHD 630
Cache
Cache
20 MB Intel® Smart Cache 12 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
5.30 GHz 4.80 GHz
Turbo Boost 3.0 Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 ‡
Yes No
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2933 DDR4-2666
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
45.8 GB/s 41.6 GB/s

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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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Intel’s tenth gen, six-core i5-10600K is one of the fastest consumer CPUs currently available. Out of the box, its maximum all core frequency is 4.5 GHz, but a simple overclock allows all 12 threads to hit 5.0 GHz. Although a new Z490 (LGA1200) motherboard is required, Intel have indicated that LGA1200 will remain compatible with Rocket Lake CPUs which are due later this year. The eight-core Ryzen 3700X currently competes in the 10600K’s price bracket. CPU based encoding is akin to using hair clippers on a lawn but If dedicated hardware such as NVENC or QuickSync is not an option, the 3700X can outperform the 10600K in encoding workloads such as UserBenchmark 64-core, Cinebench, Blender-CPU and Handbrake-CPU. Meanwhile, the 10600K is better for almost everything else. Currently, the real problem with the 10600K, and much of the Comet Lake line up, is availability. Whilst there was a paper launch in Q2 2020, at the time of writing, the 10600K is still largely unavailable for purchase. In order to achieve better value for money, without compromising on gaming performance, it is necessary to consider the older generation 9600K which is 26% cheaper and offers similar gaming performance. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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