Compare Processors: AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350 vs Intel Core i7-7740X

AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350


Intel Core i7-7740X

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Brand AMD Intel
Model FD8350FRHKHBX BX80677I77740X
Release Date May 2016 June 2017
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TDP 125 Watts 112 Watts
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Series FX-8000 Series Core i7 X-Series
Core Name Vishera Kaby Lake X
Socket AM3+ LGA2066
Integrated Graphics No No
CPU Cores 8 4
CPU Threads 8 8
CPU Clock Rate 4000MHz 4300MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - 4500MHz
CPU Cooler included Yes No
Manufacturing Process 32 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory - 64GB
Cache L3 8.00MB 8.00MB
Critic Reviews

"The AMD FX-8350 CPU improves company's standing against Intel but doesn't rewrite the rules of the..."

by PC Mag

"THE REVEAL OF Intel's latest round of premium enthusiast CPUs – based around the new X299 chipset – was a bit of a break in tradition. In addition to the expected top-end Skylake-X platform, which ranges from the six-core Core i7-7800X to the 10-core..."

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Compare Processors: AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350 vs Intel Core i7-7740X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350:

  • 81% cheaper, you can save $334.00.
  • 4 more cores.
  • Includes CPU Cooler.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-7740X:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 13 months later.
  • Around 10% lower thermal design power.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+300MHz).
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