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 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.
|Procesoor||Cores||Threads||Base Clock||Boost Clock||TDP|
|Intel Core i7 7700K||4||8||4.2GHz||4.4GHz||91W|
|Intel Core i7 6900K||8||16||3.2GHz||3.7GHz||140W|
|Intel Core i7 6800K||6||12||3.4GHz||3.6GHz||140W|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1800X||8||16||3.6GHz||4.0GHz||95W|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1700X||8||16||3.4GHz||3.8GHz||95W|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1700||8||16||3.0GHz||3.7GHz||65W|
GTA 5 Benchmarks – Max. Settings – 1080p – GTX 1080
|FPS (Stock CPU)||Min||Avg||Max|
|Intel Core i7 7700k||170||89||38|
|Ryzen 7 1700||132||85||28|
Cinebench 11.5 – Multicore
|Intel Core i7 7700K||9.60|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1700||16.92|
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.
|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|