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Intel Core i7-6700K vs AMD Ryzen 7 1700X

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Ryzen 7 1700X 17720 points
Core i7-6700K 12360 points
Difference: 5360 (43%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 7 1700X 54.4 GT/s
Core i7-6700K 32 GT/s
Difference: 22.4 (70%)

Core Speed

Core i7-6700K 4.0 GHz
Ryzen 7 1700X 3.4 GHz
Difference: 0.6 (18%)


Ryzen 7 1700X 16
Core i7-6700K 8
Difference: 8 (100%)


Ryzen 7 1700X 95 Watts
Core i7-6700K 91 Watts
Difference: 4 (4%)

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Model Core i7-6700K Ryzen 7 1700X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Skylake-S 14nm
Core Speed 4.0 GHz 3.4 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 4 8
Total Threads 8 16
Turbo 0/0/0/2 3.8GHz
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4MB
L3 Cache 8 MB 16MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 530
TDP 91 Watts 95 Watts
Socket LGA 1151 AM4
Released 2015-08-01 March 2017