Average Bench: 80.4% (119th of 1265)

Based on 13,094 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00050654, 0F8BFBFF00050654, 0FABFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7800X CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 69%Average: 80.4% Great: 92%
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i7-7800X averaged just 19.5% 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 120Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 235Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7800X is 23.1%. 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 939Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 747Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,094 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.1 Memory 75.8 86.1
93.2 1-Core 120 139
182 2-Core 235 274
81% 144 Pts
Min Avg Max
353 4-Core 457 543
609 8-Core 747 868
76.3% 602 Pts
Min Avg Max
774 64-Core 939 1,079
63% 939 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 149
2-Core 287
95% 171 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 870
90% 710 Pts
64-Core 1,130
76% 1,130 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.3
1-Core 158
2-Core 208
92% 152 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 533
67% 503 Pts
64-Core 527
35% 527 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 116
2-Core 227
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 724
74% 583 Pts
64-Core 919
62% 919 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.4
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
82% 148 Pts
4-Core 488
8-Core 798
82% 643 Pts
64-Core 987
66% 987 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.5
1-Core 128
2-Core 256
86% 154 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 770
78% 614 Pts
64-Core 958
64% 958 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 117
2-Core 233
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 749
76% 602 Pts
64-Core 912
61% 912 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.4
1-Core 100
2-Core 191
70% 121 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 549
56% 441 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
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Typical Core i7-7800X Builds (Compare 1,020 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus TUF X299 MARK 2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,426

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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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Good (edit your comment) Add link

11 days 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

14 months 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

19 months 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

21 months ago.

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


Average

4 months ago.

slightly higher launch price than a 8700k, very expensive motherboards though and lower clocks. pointless after the 8700k came out.


Terrible

2 years ago.

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


Poor

3 years ago.

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


Good

15 months ago.

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


Good

20 months ago.

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


Excellent

19 months 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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