Ryzen 7 2700X vs Core i7-8700 | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Ryzen 7 2700X vs Core i7-8700

Both Ryzen 7 2700X and Core i7-8700 monothread performance are pretty similar although their multithread performance are slightly different. These two models were released almost at the same time which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

Ryzen 7 2700X

Core i7-8700

Base frequency
3700 MHz
3200 MHz
Boost frequency
4300 MHz
4600 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
4500 MHz
Socket
AM4
LGA 1151
Cores
8
6
Threads
16
12
TDP
105 W
65 W
L1 cache
8x64+8x32 kb
6x32+6x32 kb
L2 cache
8x512 kb
6x256 kb
L3 cache
16384 kb
12288 kb
Proccess
0,012 um
0,014 um
Core
Pinnacle Ridge
Coffee Lake-S
Architecture
Zen+
Coffee Lake
Release date
4/2018
10/2017

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
52447
42444 [-23.57%]
Mode III [AVX2]
68661
75476 [+9.93%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
61291 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
60250 [+100%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
304614
209719 [-45.25%]
Mode III [AVX2]
450153
406447 [-10.75%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
331768 [+100%]
Mode I [SSE3]
N/A
319662 [+100%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
12.2
9.23 [-32.18%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.97
16.41 [+2.76%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
2901.09
3226.45 [+11.22%]
Perf per watt Mode III
4287.17
6253.03 [+45.85%]

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