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Ryzen 7 3700X vs Core i7-8700k

Both Ryzen 7 3700X and Core i7-8700k monothread performance are pretty similar besides their multithread performance are pretty similar. These two models were released just two years apart which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

Ryzen 7 3700X

Core i7-8700k

Base frequency
3600 MHz
3700 MHz
Boost frequency
4400 MHz
4700 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
4400 MHz
Socket
AM4
LGA 1151
Cores
8
6
Threads
16
12
TDP
65 W
95 W
L1 cache
8x32+8x32 kb
6x32+6x32 kb
L2 cache
8x512 kb
6+256 kb
L3 cache
32768 kb
12288 kb
Proccess
0,007 um
0,014 um
Core
Matisse
Coffee Lake-S
Architecture
Zen 2
Coffee Lake
Release date
7/2019
10/2017

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
N/A
N/A
Mode III [AVX2]
73551
83248 [+13.18%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
66831 [+100%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
N/A
N/A
Mode III [AVX2]
512615
456222 [-12.36%]
Mode II [AVX]
N/A
360097 [+100%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode III
16.72
17.71 [+5.92%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
N/A
N/A
Perf per watt Mode III
7886.38
4802.34 [-64.22%]

Overclocking

The best frequency
-
5612 MHz
Second-best frequency
-
5245 MHz
Third-best frequency
-
5235 MHz

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