Ryzen 5 1600X vs Core i7-4790 | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Ryzen 5 1600X vs Core i7-4790

The Ryzen 5 1600X and Core i7-4790 monothread performance are slightly different but their multithread performance are pretty similar. These two models were released three years apart which could explain their performance difference.

Comparison

Specs

Ryzen 5 1600X

Core i7-4790

Base frequency
3600 MHz
3600 MHz
Boost frequency
4000 MHz
4000 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
3900 MHz
Socket
AM4
LGA 1150
Cores
6
4
Threads
12
8
TDP
95 W
84 W
L1 cache
6x64+6x32 kb
32+32 kb
L2 cache
6x512 kb
256 kb
L3 cache
2x8192 kb
8192 kb
Proccess
0,014 um
0,022 um
# transistors
4800 M
1400 M
Core
Summit Ridge
-
Architecture
Zen
Haswell
Release date
4/2017
5/2014

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
46071
N/A
Mode III [AVX2]
61439
46226 [-32.91%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
37105 [+100%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
198078
N/A
Mode III [AVX2]
216940
200526 [-8.19%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
155620 [+100%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
11.52
N/A
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.36
11.56 [-32.87%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
2085.03
N/A
Perf per watt Mode III
2283.58
2387.21 [+4.54%]

Overclocking

The best frequency
4547 MHz
-

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