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Intel Core i7 8700 vs AMD Ryzen 5 1500X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7 8700 38.4 GT/s
Ryzen 5 1500X 28 GT/s
Difference: 10.4 (37%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
Core i7 8700 3.2 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (9%)

Threads

Core i7 8700 12
Ryzen 5 1500X 8
Difference: 4 (50%)

TDP

Ryzen 5 1500X 65 Watts
Core i7 8700 35 Watts
Difference: 30 (86%)

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Core i7 8700

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Model Core i7 8700 Ryzen 5 1500X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake 14nm
Core Speed 3.2 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 6 4
Total Threads 12 8
Turbo 4.6 GHz 3.7 GHz
L2 Cache 2MB
L3 Cache 12MB 16MB
GPU Model UHD 630
TDP 35 Watts 65 Watts
Socket LGA 1151 AM4
Released August 2017 April 2017
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Core i7 8700

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