Compare Processors: Intel Core i7-9700K vs Core i9-7960X

Intel Core i7-9700K

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Intel Core i9-7960X

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Price
$409.99
Prime Eligible Item
$1,419.17
Availability In Stock In Stock
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Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684I79700K BX80673I97960X
Release Date October 2018 September 2017
Performance
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6th
3rd
Effective Value
35th
117th
TDP 95 Watts 165 Watts
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Series Core i7 9th Gen Core i9 X-Series
Core Name Coffee Lake Skylake X
Socket LGA1151 LGA2066
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 No
CPU Cores 8 16
CPU Threads 8 32
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz 2800MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4900MHz 4400MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB 128GB
Cache L3 1.50MB 22.00MB
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Compare Processors: Intel Core i7-9700K vs Core i9-7960X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-9700K:

  • 71% cheaper, you can save $1,009.18.
  • Better Effective Value.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 12 months later.
  • Around 42% lower TDP.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel UHD Graphics 630).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+800MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+500MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i9-7960X:

  • Around 5% better average performance.
  • 8 more cores.
  • 24 more threads.
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