AMD Ryzen 5 1400X vs Intel Core i5-7600K

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
AMD Socket AM4 DESKTOP
3500 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jun 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1400X

Intel Core i5-7600K
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2016
Intel Core i5-7600K

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    110%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    110%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 1400X

None

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-7600K

10% higher multi threaded performance.
Around 10% higher average synthetic performance.

Intel Core i5-7600K

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i5-7600K

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared


Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V
SMT
XFR
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
AES-NI
CLMUL
FMA3
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
Boost 2.0

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
Architecture AMD_Zen vs Intel_Kabylake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR4
Codename Zen vs Kaby Lake
Release Date Jun 2017 vs Sep 2016

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
Cores 4 vs 4
Threads 8 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics No vs No

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
L1 Cache 128 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 512 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 8192 KB (shared) vs 6144 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
Socket AMD Socket AM4 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp unknown vs 72°C
Package uPGA vs
Die Size 0 mm² vs 0 mm²
Process 14 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 1400X Intel Core i5-7600K
Cpu Frequency 3500 MHz vs 3800 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 3900 MHz vs 4000 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 65 W vs 95 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
    4290 points
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    4800 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
    19250 points
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    18240 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Rendering: POV-Ray 3.7

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400X
    1497
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    1659

points per second - higher is better