Intel
IntelBX8070811700K
  

6 Cores, 12 Threads @2.70 GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date ≈ Q2 2018.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Rocket Lake.
Release date: Q1 2021.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 69,651 user samples
4,000 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 53% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 53% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 283rd / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
65,651 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 73rd / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
77.2 % 101 % Much faster effective speed.
+31%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
81 Pts 88 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+9%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
114 Pts 164 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+44%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
219 Pts 320 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+46%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
398 Pts 614 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+54%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
595 Pts 1075 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+81%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.6 Pts 95.5 Pts +4%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
131 Pts 176 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+34%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
258 Pts 348 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+35%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
502 Pts 679 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+35%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
779 Pts 1249 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+60%
Market Share
Based on 68,097,757 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % 0.69 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,200%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 92 % Hugely more popular.
+84%
Age
Newest
73+ Months 39 Months Much more recent.
+47%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
961 Pts 1699 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+77%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
718 Pts 1539 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+114%
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The i7-11700K is the second fastest CPU in Intel’s 11th Gen Rocket Lake-S lineup which brings higher IPC (early samples indicate +19%) and 50% stronger integrated graphics. There are also 500 series chipset improvements including: 20 PCIe4 CPU lanes (up from 16) and USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (20 Gbps up from 10 Gbps). Rocket Lake’s IPC uplift translates to around a 10% faster Effective Speed than both Intel's 10th Gen and AMD’s 5000 series. Despite Intel’s performance lead, AMD continues to outsell Intel. Given the scale of Intel's operation, it’s inexplicable that their marketing remains so neglected. Little effort is made to counter widespread disinformation such as: “it uses too much electricity” or the classic: “it needs more cores”. Intel’s marketing samples are routinely distributed to reviewers that appear better incentivized to bury Intel's products rather than review them. Not enabling XMP or only testing with BIOS power limits enabled is akin to leaving the handbrake on during a race. Mind-numbing “scientific” and rendering benchmarks are presented as gospel. Different games, mostly unplayed by real users, are cherry picked for each “review”. When it's convenient, canned game benchmarks are chosen such as Ulletical’s CSGO which runs at nearly double the in-game fps. Credible benchmark data, which necessarily includes replicable video footage from popular games, is the exception rather than the rule. At every release, AMD’s marketers coordinate narratives to ensure another feast of blue blubber. Nonetheless, towards the end of 2021, Intel’s Golden Cove is due to offer an additional 20-30% performance increase. At that time, with a net 30-40% performance lead, Intel will probably regain significant market share despite AMD's class-leading marketing. In the meantime, most PC gamers need look no further than the 11400F. [Feb '21 CPUPro]

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