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Intel Core i9-11900K vs AMD FX-8170

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9-11900K 56 GT/s
FX-8170 31.2 GT/s
Difference: 24.8 (79%)

Core Speed

FX-8170 3.9 GHz
Core i9-11900K 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0.4 (11%)


Core i9-11900K 16
FX-8170 8
Difference: 8 (100%)


Core i9-11900K 125 Watts
FX-8170 125 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i9-11900K FX-8170
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Rocket Lake Bulldozer-Zambezi
Core Speed 3.5 GHz 3.9 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 8 8/4
Total Threads 16 8
Turbo 5.3 4.2
L2 Cache 8 x 256 KB 4 x 2 MB
L3 Cache 16MB 8 MB
GPU Model UHD Graphics 750
TDP 125 Watts 125 Watts
Socket LGA 1200 AM3+
Released March 2021 2012