Intel Core i7-8700K Overview

Intel Core i7-8700K
Type: DESKTOP
Release date: Oct 2017
Intel Core i7-8700K
Intel_CoffeelakeArchitecture
6Cores
12Threads
3700 Mhz Frequency
4700 MhzTurbo Clock
95 W TDP

Summary

Relative performance

  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX
    220%
  • Intel Core i9-7980XE
    168%
  • Intel Core i9-7960X
    160%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    156%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
    149%
  • Intel Core i9-9900K
    127%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
    127%
  • Intel Core i9-7900X
    124%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700
    110%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
    109%
  • Intel Core i7-7820X
    109%
  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    107%
  • Intel Core i7-6950X
    104%
  • Intel Core i7-8700K
    100%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
    97%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    93%
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    92%
  • Intel Core i7-6900K
    92%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
    92%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    86%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-5960X
    83%
  • Intel Core i5-8600K
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    82%
  • Intel Core i7-6850K
    82%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
    82%
  • Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-3960X
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-6800K
    76%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    76%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-6700K
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-4960X
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-4790K
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-7700
    72%
  • Intel Core i7-5820K
    71%
  • Intel Core i7-6700
    70%
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    68%
  • Intel Core i7-7700T
    68%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    67%
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    66%
  • Intel Core i5-7600
    65%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
    65%
  • Intel Core i7-4940MX
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-4930MX
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-4980HQ
    62%
  • Intel Core i7-4910MQ
    62%
  • Intel Core i7-4790S
    62%
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    62%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1230 v3
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-6700T
    61%
  • Intel Core i5-7500
    61%
  • Intel Core i3-7350K
    60%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700U
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-4810MQ
    59%
  • Intel Core i3-8100
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-4800MQ
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-4900MQ
    58%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-3770K
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-4870HQ
    57%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    56%
  • Intel Core i7-4710HQ
    56%
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    56%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2500U
    55%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 2200G
    55%
  • Intel Core i7-4700HQ
    55%
  • Intel Core i7-4770HQ
    55%
  • Intel Core i7-4700MQ
    55%
  • Intel Core i5-4590
    54%
  • Intel Core i5-8250U
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-2600K
    53%
  • Intel Core i7-4850HQ
    53%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
    53%
  • Intel Core i7-4750HQ
    52%
  • Intel Core i7-4702MQ
    51%
  • AMD FX-9590
    50%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    49%
  • Intel Core i7-4702HQ
    49%
  • Intel Core i7-4712HQ
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-4430
    47%
  • AMD FX-8370
    47%
  • Intel Core i3-8350K
    47%
  • Intel Core i5-2500K
    46%
  • AMD FX-8350
    46%
  • Intel Core i7-3632QM
    46%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 1200
    46%
  • Intel Core i7-4960HQ
    44%
  • Intel Core i7-4600M
    43%
  • AMD FX-8370E
    43%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U
    42%
  • Intel Core i5-4300M
    42%
  • Intel Core i5-5257U
    41%
  • Intel Core i5-4690K
    40%
  • Intel Core i7-5500U
    40%
  • Intel Core i7-4650U
    39%
  • Intel Core i7-4600U
    39%
  • Intel Core i5-5350U
    38%
  • Intel Core i5-5300U
    38%
  • Intel Core i7-5650U
    38%
  • Intel Core i7-4550U
    38%
  • Intel Core i7-4500U
    37%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    37%
  • Intel Core i5-4258U
    36%
  • AMD A10-6800K
    36%
  • Intel Core i5-5250U
    35%
  • Intel Core i5-5200U
    35%
  • Intel Core i5-3230M
    35%
  • Intel Core i7-3537U
    34%
  • Intel Core i3-5157U
    33%
  • AMD A12-9800
    33%
  • Intel Core i5-3437U
    32%
  • Intel Core i5-4200U
    32%
  • AMD A10-7850K
    32%
  • Intel Core i3-4000M
    32%
  • AMD A8-5600K
    31%
  • Intel Core M-5Y31
    31%
  • Intel Core i5-3337U
    31%
  • AMD A10-7700K
    30%
  • Intel Core M-5Y71
    30%
  • Intel Core i3-7100
    30%
  • AMD FX-8800P
    30%
  • AMD FX-6300
    29%
  • Intel Core M-5Y70
    28%
  • Intel Core i3-5010U
    28%
  • Intel Core i3-5005U
    27%
  • Intel Core i3-3110M
    27%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10a
    27%
  • AMD A6-6400K
    27%
  • Intel Pentium G4560
    26%
  • Intel Core M-5Y51
    26%
  • Intel Core i3-4158U
    25%
  • AMD A10-5750M
    25%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10
    25%
  • Intel Core i3-4330
    24%
  • AMD A10-7890K
    23%
  • AMD A8-5550M
    23%
  • Intel Core i5-3339Y
    23%
  • Intel Core i3-4005U
    22%
  • AMD A10-7870K
    22%
  • Intel Core i3-4010U
    22%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10c
    22%
  • AMD A10-4600M
    22%
  • AMD A10-5745M
    21%
  • Intel Core i3-3217U
    21%
  • Intel Pentium 3556U
    20%
  • AMD A4-5300
    20%
  • AMD A6-5350M
    19%
  • Intel Core i5-3380M
    19%
  • Intel Pentium G4400
    19%
  • Intel Pentium 2117U
    18%
  • AMD A4-4300M
    18%
  • Intel Pentium G3440
    17%
  • AMD A4-5150M
    17%
  • Intel Celeron G3930
    16%
  • Intel Celeron G3900
    16%
  • AMD A6-5200
    15%
  • Intel Celeron G1840
    14%
  • AMD A4-5000
    12%
  • Intel Pentium 2129Y
    12%
  • AMD E1-2500
    8%
  • AMD E1-2100
    6%
  • AMD A4-1250
    6%
  • AMD A4-1200
    5%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Intel Core i7-8700K is a cpu released by Intel on Oct 2017. This processor is based on the architecture and packs unknown transistors on a 14 nm, 151 mm² die.

Intel Core i7-8700K pros and cons



Specifications


Features

Architecture

ArchitectureIntel_Coffelake
MarketDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4
CodenameCoffee Lake
Release DateOct 2017

Cores

Cores6
Threads12
SMPs1
Integrated GraphicsIntel UHD 630

Cache

L1 Cache64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache12288 KB (shared)

Physical

SocketIntel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp72°C
PackageFC-LGA1151
Die Size151mm²
Process14 nm

Performance

Cpu Frequency3700 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed4700 MHz
Base Clock100 MHz
Voltageunknown
TDP95 W

Compared to similar performing CPUs

Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-9700KAMD Ryzen 7 2700XAMD Ryzen 5 2600XAMD Ryzen 7 2700
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-9700KAMD Ryzen 7 2700XAMD Ryzen 5 2600XAMD Ryzen 7 2700
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ArchitectureIntel_CoffeelakeIntel_CoffeelakeAMD_Zen_PlusAMD_Zen_PlusAMD_Zen_Plus
Process Node14 nm14 nm14 nm14 nm14 nm
Cores/Threads6/128/88/166/128/16
Release DateOct 2017Sep 2018Mar 2018Mar 2018Mar 2018

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    212
  • Intel Core i7-8700K
    202
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
    180
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    176

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
    1828
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700
    1561
  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    1542
  • Intel Core i7-8700K
    1412
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    1403

points - higher is better