Ryzen 7 2700X vs Core i5-8500 | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Ryzen 7 2700X vs Core i5-8500

The Ryzen 7 2700X and Core i5-8500 monothread performance are slightly different furthermore their multithread performance are pretty different. These two models were released at the same time which doesn't explain their performance difference so we should check if they belong to the same range.

Comparison

Specs

Ryzen 7 2700X

Core i5-8500

Base frequency
3700 MHz
3000 MHz
Boost frequency
4300 MHz
4100 MHz
Socket
AM4
LGA 1151
Cores
8
6
Threads
16
6
TDP
105 W
65 W
L1 cache
8x64+8x32 kb
6x32+6x32 kb
L2 cache
8x512 kb
6x256 kb
L3 cache
16384 kb
9216 kb
Proccess
0,012 um
0,014 um
Core
Pinnacle Ridge
Coffee Lake-S
Architecture
Zen+
Coffee Lake
Release date
4/2018
3/2018

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
52447
39415 [-33.06%]
Mode III [AVX2]
68661
70175 [+2.21%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
55824 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
55567 [+100%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
304614
157812 [-93.02%]
Mode III [AVX2]
450153
309725 [-45.34%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
238893 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
253865 [+100%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
12.2
9.61 [-26.95%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.97
17.12 [+7.2%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
2901.09
2427.88 [-19.49%]
Perf per watt Mode III
4287.17
4765 [+11.15%]

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