Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-7800X

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X


Intel Core i7-7800X

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Brand AMD Intel
Model YD260XBCAFBOX BX80673I77800X
Release Date April 2018 June 2017
Effective Value
TDP 95 Watts 140 Watts
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Series Ryzen 5 Core i7 X-Series
Core Name Pinnacle Ridge Skylake X
Socket AM4 LGA2066
Integrated Graphics No No
CPU Cores 6 6
CPU Threads 12 12
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz 3500MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz 4000MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB 128GB
Cache L3 16.00MB 8.25MB
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Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-7800X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X:

  • 45% cheaper, you can save $161.98.
  • Better Effective Value.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 9 months later.
  • Around 32% lower TDP.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+100MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+200MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-7800X:

  • Around 5% better average performance.
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