Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i5-4670K

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X

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Intel Core i5-4670K

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Price
$199.99
Prime Eligible Item
$333.81
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 95
Brand AMD Intel
Model YD260XBCAFBOX BX80646I54670K
Release Date April 2018 September 2013
Performance
(Charts)
37th
62nd
Effective Value
12th
81st
TDP 95 Watts 84 Watts
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Pros -
  • Overclocking capabilities
  • Low power consumption under both idle and load
  • Great performance
Cons -
  • High temperature under load
Series Ryzen 5 Core i5 4th Gen
Core Name Pinnacle Ridge Haswell
Socket AM4 LGA1150
Integrated Graphics No Intel HD Graphics 4600
CPU Cores 6 4
CPU Threads 12 4
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz 3400MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz -
CPU Cooler included Yes Yes
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 16.00MB 6.00MB
Critic Reviews

"Gaming optimisations are still an issue, but computational power is unquestionable and system value is..."

"The Intel Core i5-4670K performed good enough for daily tasks, games, pi calculations, CPU benchmarks, and even encoding tests. It is clearly the best choice in its price range but is not worth upgrading to from a Core i5-3570K. It is the best choice for gamers as only few games take advantage of Hyper-Threading, and those that do don't exhibit a l ..."

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Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i5-4670K. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X:

  • 40% cheaper, you can save $133.82.
  • Slightly better average performance, around 18%.
  • Much better effective value.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 5 years later.
  • 2 more cores.
  • 8 more threads.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+200MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i5-4670K:

  • Around 12% lower thermal design power.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel HD Graphics 4600).
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