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Intel Core i7-4960X vs Core i7-7700K

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i7-7700K 13880 points
Core i7-4960X 13260 points
Difference: 620 (5%)

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-4960X 43.2 GT/s
Core i7-7700K 33.6 GT/s
Difference: 9.6 (29%)

Core Speed

Core i7-7700K 4.2 GHz
Core i7-4960X 3.6 GHz
Difference: 0.6 (17%)

Threads

Core i7-4960X 12
Core i7-7700K 8
Difference: 4 (50%)

TDP

Core i7-4960X 130 Watts
Core i7-7700K 91 Watts
Difference: 39 (43%)

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Model Core i7-4960X Core i7-7700K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Ivy Bridge-E Kaby Lake-S (14 nm)
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 4.2 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 6 4
Total Threads 12 8
Turbo 1/1/2/3/3/4 4.5 GHz
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 15 MB 8 MB
GPU Model N/A HD Graphics 630
TDP 130 Watts 91 Watts
Socket LGA 2011 LGA 1151
Released 2013-09-01 January 2017

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