Intel
IntelBX80677I77700K

4 Cores, @2.33 GHz, Yorkfield.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

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4 Cores, 8 Threads @4.2GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 356,487 user samples
11,352 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 29% Base clock 2.35 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 22% Base clock 1.85 GHz
Poor: 22% Great: 29%
SPEED RANK: 768th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
345,135 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 100% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 100%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
27.3 % 86.9 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+218%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
41.1 Pts 135 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+228%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
81.6 Pts 262 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+221%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
154 Pts 464 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+201%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
156 Pts 690 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+342%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
44.3 Pts 153 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+245%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
91.2 Pts 301 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+230%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts 550 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+220%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts 798 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+364%
Market Share
Based on 22,712,438 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 1.45 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,800%
Value
Value For Money
44.1 % 79.8 % Hugely better value.
+81%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
57 % 139 % Hugely more popular.
+144%
Price
Price (score)
$49 Hugely cheaper.
+87%
$378
Age
Newest
71+ Months 35 Months Much more recent.
+51%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
178 Pts 802 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+351%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
158 Pts 701 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+344%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'08 Q1'17
Cache
Cache
4 MB L2 8 MB
Lithography
Lithography
45 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$179.00 $339.00 - $350.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
1333 MHz FSB 8 GT/s DMI3
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) ‡
No Yes
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
No 2.0
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
No Yes
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
No Yes

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Placed nowadays in the Core 2 Quad Q6600 perfomance, with a lower power draw and a lower cache as disvantage its and okay CPU that begans to age. This CPU was shipped in many mid-end prebuilt systems back in 2008. Most AAA games will suffer a poor perfomance when compared to a same clocked first generation desktop Core i5 CPU, if you're considering this as an upgrade the Xeon E5450 or X5450 will deliver higher perfomance for a similar price, check if your system is compatible. [Aug '18 IagoX_009]

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The Core i7-7700K is Intel’s flagship Kaby Lake based CPU which is reported to have the same IPC as its predecessor, Skylake. Comparing the 7700K and 6700K shows that both average effective speed and peak overclocked speed are up by 7%. Most of the increase in average effective speed is explained by the 5% boost in base clocks from 4.0 to 4.2 GHz. The improved peak lab speed is attributable to a combination of better overclocking capacity and improvements in Intel’s speedshift technology which make the 7700K slightly more responsive. Kaby Lake also has marginally better HD 630 integrated graphics. The i7-7700K is priced similarly to the i7-6700K so for top end gaming and workstation builds, the 7700K is the clear choice for 2017. AMD’s Ryzen will release later this year so things could change at that time. [Jan '17 CPUPro]

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