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Intel Core i7-4960X vs AMD Ryzen 7 1700X

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Ryzen 7 1700X 17720 points
Core i7-4960X 13260 points
Difference: 4460 (34%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 7 1700X 54.4 GT/s
Core i7-4960X 43.2 GT/s
Difference: 11.2 (26%)

Core Speed

Core i7-4960X 3.6 GHz
Ryzen 7 1700X 3.4 GHz
Difference: 0.2 (6%)

Threads

Ryzen 7 1700X 16
Core i7-4960X 12
Difference: 4 (33%)

TDP

Core i7-4960X 130 Watts
Ryzen 7 1700X 95 Watts
Difference: 35 (37%)

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Core i7-4960X

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Model Core i7-4960X Ryzen 7 1700X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Ivy Bridge-E 14nm
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.4 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 6 8
Total Threads 12 16
Turbo 1/1/2/3/3/4 3.8GHz
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB 4MB
L3 Cache 15 MB 16MB
GPU Model N/A
TDP 130 Watts 95 Watts
Socket LGA 2011 AM4
Released 2013-09-01 March 2017
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Core i7-4960X

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Ryzen 7 1700X

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