Average Bench: 79.9% (157th of 1316)

Based on 19,071 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00050654, 0F8BFBFF00050654, 0FABFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7800X CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 70%Average: 79.9% Great: 91%
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-7800X averaged 20.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-7800X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 119Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 235Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7800X is 21.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7800X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 925Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 740Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,071 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.6 Memory 75.2 84.2
97.4 1-Core 119 138
191 2-Core 235 272
80.8% 143 Pts
Min Avg Max
362 4-Core 455 536
594 8-Core 740 865
75.8% 598 Pts
Min Avg Max
752 64-Core 925 1,060
62% 925 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 145
2-Core 278
93% 167 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 935
95% 749 Pts
64-Core 1,028
69% 1,028 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 121
2-Core 238
83% 146 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 753
77% 605 Pts
64-Core 962
65% 962 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 120
2-Core 235
82% 145 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 720
74% 581 Pts
64-Core 902
60% 902 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 149
2-Core 296
97% 175 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 485
63% 466 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.1
1-Core 121
2-Core 242
80% 144 Pts
4-Core 443
8-Core 714
74% 578 Pts
64-Core 872
58% 872 Pts
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Typical Core i7-7800X Builds (Compare 2,121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 103%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF X299 MARK 2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,546

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-7800X X-series Processor (8.25M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ2'17
Processor Numberi7-7800X
# of Cores6
# of Threads12
Cache8.25 MB L3
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0, AVX-512
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$383.00 - $389.00
Clock Speed3.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.00 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP140 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X
Product BriefLink

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400
Memory Channels4
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes28

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

Package

Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2066

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes

 Comments

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Terrible (edit your comment) Add link

6 months ago.

Excellent cpu with more pcie lane support and quad channel memory vs other intel or ryzen options. Good chipset upgradeability in the near future.


Poor

2 years ago.

For serious user and good systems only. Provides more PCI-ex lines compared to 8700/9700/9900 basic CPUs. More upgrade possibility and future proof. More memory channels. Overall better than 8700K


Excellent

2 years ago.

Completely outclassed by the 8700k which is cheaper and faster. RIP Skylake-X??? In which section exactly is the 7800x completely outclassed by the 8700k? Also the 7800x is much cheaper than the 8700k. If you don't know what the f*** you talking about then don't talk at all.


Excellent

2 years ago.

It's new processor and it vorg well and I proud of it.


Terrible

3 years ago.

Completely outclassed by the 8700k which is cheaper and faster. RIP Skylake-X


Poor

4 years ago.

140$ TPD + Huge Money for Sometimes Less than a R5 1600


Good

2 years ago.

The overall performance for gaming and for rendering music is very fast.


Good

2 years ago.

Performing very nice, a bit hot though. Bought it instead of 8700k because I love that chunky 2066 socket.


Excellent

2 years ago.

For serious user and good systems only. Provides more PCI-ex lines compared to 8700/9700/9900 basic CPUs. More upgrade possibility and future proof. More memory channels. Overall better than 8700K


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