Intel Core i5-9500 vs Intel Core i7-7700K

Intel Core i5-9500
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3000 MHz / Cores: 6 / Sep 2018
Intel Core i5-9500

Intel Core i7-7700K
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
4200 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2016
Intel Core i7-7700K

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Intel Core i5-9500
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    101%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • Intel Core i5-9500
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    107%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • Intel Core i5-9500
    103%
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-9500

This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).

Reasons to consider Intel Core i7-7700K

7% higher single threaded performance.

No winner

Gaming

No clear winner declared


No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
VT-d
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
FMA3
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
Boost 2.0
HTT

Architecture

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
Architecture Intel_Coffelake vs Intel_Kabylake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR4
Codename Coffee Lake vs Kaby Lake
Release Date Sep 2018 vs Sep 2016

Cores

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
Cores 6 vs 4
Threads 6 vs 8
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics UHD Graphics 630 vs Intel HD Graphics 630

Cache

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
L1 Cache 64 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 9216 KB (shared) vs 8192 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
Socket Intel Socket 1151 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp 72°C vs 72°C
Package FC-LGA1151 vs
Die Size unknown vs unknown
Process 14 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i7-7700K
Cpu Frequency 3000 MHz vs 4200 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 4300 MHz vs 4500 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage variable vs unknown
TDP 65 W vs 95 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i5-9500
    5160 points
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    5400 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i5-9500
    21600 points
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    24192 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • Intel Core i5-9500 (simulated)
    182.75
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    196

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • Intel Core i5-9500 (simulated)
    1006.07
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    972

points - higher is better