IntelBX8071512900KF
AMD100-100000065BOX

16 Cores, 24 Threads.
Release date ≈ Q4 2021.

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 398,711 user samples
15,291 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 110% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 110% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO
383,420 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 114th / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
117 % Faster effective speed.
+22%
95.9 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
81.3 Pts 84 Pts +3%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
206 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+27%
162 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
409 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+30%
315 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
812 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+40%
580 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
1509 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+71%
883 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.8 Pts 93.8 Pts +1%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
217 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+26%
172 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
429 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+25%
342 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
852 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+28%
667 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1636 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+65%
989 Pts
Market Share
Based on 68,097,617 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.2 % 1.29 % Hugely higher market share.
+545%
Value
Value For Money
115 % 121 % +5%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % 94 % Much more popular.
+74%
Price
Price (score)
$290 $120 Much cheaper.
+59%
Age
Newest
32+ Months More recent.
+26%
43 Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
2988 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+158%
1160 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
2798 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+165%
1055 Pts
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