Compare Processors: Intel Core i9-9900K vs AMD Athlon X4 880k

Intel Core i9-9900K

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Price
$509.99
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$110.87
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Brand Intel AMD
Model BX80684I99900K AD880KXBJCSBX
Release Date October 2018 August 2018
Performance
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5th
127th
Effective Value
46th
73rd
TDP 95 Watts 95 Watts
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Series Core i9 9th Gen Athlon X4
Core Name Coffee Lake Godavari
Socket LGA1151 FM2+
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 No
CPU Cores 8 4
CPU Threads 16 4
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz 4000MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 5000MHz 4200MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 28 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 2.00MB 0.00MB
Critic Reviews

"Intel might be late to the game with its first mainstream octa-core processor, but the Intel Core i9-9900K is an impressive debut. The Intel Core i9-9900K's incredible increase in processing power can't be understated, and this CPU will be a boon to any..."

"The X4 880K is an impressive processor that is hard to beat for its price and having an unlocked multiplier makes the X4-880K an even better product than the Pentium G4400. In the majority of the tests, the Athlon X4 880K performed much better than the..."

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Compare Processors: Intel Core i9-9900K vs AMD Athlon X4 880k. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i9-9900K:

  • Monstrously better average performance, around 157%.
  • Slightly better effective value.
  • 4 more cores.
  • 12 more threads.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel UHD Graphics 630).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+800MHz).

Reasons to pick the AMD Athlon X4 880k:

  • 78% cheaper, you can save $399.12.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+400MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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