Compare Processors: Intel i7-8086K vs AMD Ryzen 5 2600X

Intel i7-8086K

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Price
$722.00
$179.99
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Availability In Stock In Stock
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Brand Intel AMD
Model BX80684I78086K YD260XBCAFBOX
Release Date August 2018 April 2018
Performance
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12th
37th
Effective Value
95th
9th
TDP 95 Watts 95 Watts
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Series Core i7 8th Gen Ryzen 5
Core Name Coffee Lake Pinnacle Ridge
Socket LGA1151 AM4
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 No
CPU Cores 6 6
CPU Threads 12 12
CPU Clock Rate 4000MHz 3600MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 5000MHz 4200MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 12 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB 64GB
Cache L3 12.00MB 16.00MB
Critic Reviews

"If you pick up an Intel Core i7-8086K expecting it to be the fastest Coffee Lake processor ever out of the box, you'll be sorely disappointed. This limited-edition processor performs no better than an Intel Core i7-8700K, so you're better off saving the..."

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

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Compare Processors: Intel i7-8086K vs AMD Ryzen 5 2600X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel i7-8086K:

  • Slightly better average performance, around 22%.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel UHD Graphics 630).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+400MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+800MHz).

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X:

  • 75% cheaper, you can save $542.01.
  • Much better effective value.
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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