IntelBX80646E31231V3
AMD100-100000065BOX

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.4 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q2 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 168,399 user samples
14,645 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 65% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 65% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 213th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
153,754 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 83% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 0.45 GHz (avg)
Poor: 83% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
75.8 % 96.2 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
87.1 Pts 87.6 Pts +1%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
102 Pts 154 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+51%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
197 Pts 303 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+54%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
350 Pts 563 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+61%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
520 Pts 918 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+77%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
94.8 Pts 95.1 Pts +0%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts 162 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+46%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
220 Pts 320 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+45%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
407 Pts 634 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+56%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
562 Pts 1004 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+79%
Market Share
Based on 44,946,473 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % 2.79 % Insanely higher market share.
+9,200%
Value
Value For Money
81.9 % 97 % Better value.
+18%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % 91 % Much more popular.
+72%
Price
Price (score)
$209 Cheaper.
+23%
$270
Age
Newest
85+ Months 8 Months Hugely more recent.
+91%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
565 Pts 1294 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+129%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
527 Pts 1180 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+124%
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Works excellently for gaming even with how old it is although it is starting to lag behind a bit in newer games like call of duty warzone  [Apr '21 Transdimensia]

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The Ryzen 5 5600X is both the entry-level and best value for money 5000 series CPU. The 5600X is a hex-core 12 thread processor with a base clock speed of 3.7 GHz boosting to 4.6 GHz. It has 35 MB of cache and a TDP rating of 65W. A cooler is included in the MSRP of $300 USD, but cheap after-market coolers (such as the $20 GAMMAXX 400) are far more effective and therefore worth the upgrade. Notably, AMD’s new Zen 3 architecture has vastly improved single-core performance and lower memory latency, which leads to a significant effective speed advantage over its predecessor, the 3600X. Last year, AMD’s class-leading marketers secured significant sales of the 3000 series CPUs despite a 15% performance deficit against lower priced Intel parts. The games, specific scenes, software/hardware settings and choice of competing hardware were often cherry picked, undisclosed and inconsistent from one product to the next. Now that AMD have actually achieved both top tier performance and market share, their marketing machinery is focused on price hikes. Users that do not wish to pay a marketing premium should investigate Intel’s $175 USD 11400F, which, when paired with a 2060 Super, delivers higher EFps in four out of five of today’s most popular games. Allocating the savings to a higher tier GPU will result in a far superior gaming PC. [Nov '20 CPUPro]

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We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical 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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