AMD Ryzen 7 vs Intel Core i7

Intel has ruled the processor market since the early times, in they’ve always been dominating in high-end octa-core CPU range but now they have got a more appealing competitor offering more performance at a lower price.

AMD, the soul competitor of Intel in processor market recently announced it Ryzen series of microprocessors which came out to be a big hit with the performance potential they have at lower price and power consumption.

Ryzen chips are built on a 14nm process node, offering a 52% boost in IPC over the last gen Bulldozer CPU architecture while consuming less power.

According to AMD, Ryzen 7 1800X processor is the fastest eight-core in the world. Ryzen 7 processors will be released on 2 March 2017.

ryzen 7 vs intel core i7

Ryzen 7 and Core i7 Specs Head-to-head

All of the top Ryzen processors comes with 8 cores and 16 threads which itself make them more powerful.

ProcesoorCoresThreadsBase ClockBoost ClockTDP
Intel Core i7 7700K484.2GHz4.4GHz91W
Intel Core i7 6900K8163.2GHz3.7GHz140W
Intel Core i7 6800K6123.4GHz3.6GHz140W
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X8163.6GHz4.0GHz95W
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X8163.4GHz3.8GHz95W
AMD Ryzen 7 17008163.0GHz3.7GHz65W

GTA 5 Benchmarks – Max. Settings – 1080p – GTX 1080

FPS (Stock CPU)MinAvgMax
Intel Core i7 7700k1708938
Ryzen 7 17001328528

Cinebench 11.5 – Multicore

ProcessorMulticore Points
Intel Core i7 7700K9.60
AMD Ryzen 7 170016.92

Absolutely, killed Intel!

Price comparison for Ryzen and Core

Price is one of the main factors and AMD nails it with a great price to performance ratio.

ProcessorPrice (Approx.)
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X$625
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X$500
Intel Core i7 6900K$1400
AMD Ryzen 7 1700$400
Intel Core i7 6800K$600
Intel Core i7 7700K$450


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