AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-7800X

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3600 MHz / Cores: 6 / Mar 2018
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X

Intel Core i7-7800X
Intel Socket 2066DESKTOP
3500 MHz / Cores: 6 / Jun 2017
Intel Core i7-7800X

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    100%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    105%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    105%
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 2600X

5% higher multi threaded performance.
45 watts lower power draw.

Reasons to consider Intel Core i7-7800X

5% higher single threaded performance.

No winner

Gaming

No clear winner declared


No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
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
VT-d
HTT
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
FMA3
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
Boost 2.0

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
ArchitectureAMD_ZenvsIntel_Kabylake
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenameZenvsSkylake-X
Release DateMar 2018vsJun 2017

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
Cores6vs6
Threads12vs12
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsNovsNo

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
L1 Cache96 KB (per core)vs64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512 KB (per core)vs256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache16384 KB (shared)vs8448 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsIntel Socket 2066
Max Case Tempunknownvs72°C
PackageuPGAvsFC-LGA2066
Die Size192mm²vs308mm²
Process14 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 2600XIntel Core i7-7800X
Cpu Frequency3600 MHzvs3500 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed4250 MHzvs4000 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltageunknownvsunknown
TDP95 Wvs140 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    4675 points
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    4800 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    28987 points
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    30240 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    1403
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    1333

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    176
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    185

points - higher is better