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Ryzen 5 1600X vs Core i7-8700

Both Ryzen 5 1600X and Core i7-8700 monothread performance are pretty similar besides their multithread performance are pretty similar. These two models were released at the same time which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

Ryzen 5 1600X

Core i7-8700

Base frequency
3600 MHz
3200 MHz
Boost frequency
4000 MHz
4600 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
4500 MHz
Socket
AM4
LGA 1151
Cores
6
6
Threads
12
12
TDP
95 W
65 W
L1 cache
6x64+6x32 kb
6x32+6x32 kb
L2 cache
6x512 kb
6x256 kb
L3 cache
2x8192 kb
12288 kb
Proccess
0,014 um
0,014 um
# transistors
4800 M
-
Core
Summit Ridge
Coffee Lake-S
Architecture
Zen
Coffee Lake
Release date
4/2017
10/2017

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
46071
42444 [-8.55%]
Mode III [AVX2]
61439
75476 [+22.85%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
61291 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
60250 [+100%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
198078
209719 [+5.88%]
Mode III [AVX2]
216940
406447 [+87.35%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
331768 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
319662 [+100%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
11.52
9.23 [-24.81%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.36
16.41 [+6.84%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
2085.03
3226.45 [+54.74%]
Perf per watt Mode III
2283.58
6253.03 [+173.83%]

Overclocking

The best frequency
4547 MHz
-

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