Compare Processors: AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350 vs Intel Core i9-7960X

AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350

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Intel Core i9-7960X

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Price
$74.00
Prime Eligible Item
$1,489.90
Availability In Stock In Stock
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Brand AMD Intel
Model FD8350FRHKHBX BX80673I97960X
Release Date May 2016 September 2017
Performance
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7th
Effective Value -
127th
TDP 125 Watts 165 Watts
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Series FX-8000 Series Core i9 X-Series
Core Name Vishera Skylake X
Socket AM3+ LGA2066
Integrated Graphics No No
CPU Cores 8 16
CPU Threads 8 32
CPU Clock Rate 4000MHz 2800MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - 4400MHz
CPU Cooler included Yes No
Manufacturing Process 32 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory - 128GB
Cache L3 8.00MB 22.00MB
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 7980XE and 7960X are super expensive, and Intel has made them that way for a reason; they are niche products that offer more all-around performance than what is out there on the market. The best analogy I can think of is one where a 7700K is like a BMW M5 or a Tesla Model-S, Threadripper 1950X would be the Mercedes McLaren SLR, and the Skylake- ..."

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Compare Processors: AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8350 vs Intel Core i9-7960X. 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:

  • 95% cheaper, you can save $1,415.90.
  • Around 24% lower thermal design power.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+1200MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i9-7960X:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 16 months later.
  • 8 more cores.
  • 24 more threads.
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