Compare Processors: Intel i7-8086K vs Boxed Core i7-6900K

Intel i7-8086K

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Price
$722.00
$882.73
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - -
Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684I78086K BX80671I76900K
Release Date August 2018 -
Performance
(Charts)
16th
31st
Effective Value
98th
122nd
TDP 95 Watts 140 Watts
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Series Core i7 8th Gen Core i7 6th Gen
Core Name Coffee Lake Broadwell-E
Socket LGA1151 LGA2011-3
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 No
CPU Cores 6 8
CPU Threads 12 16
CPU Clock Rate 4000MHz 3200MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 5000MHz 3700MHz
CPU Cooler included No No
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB 128GB
Cache L3 12.00MB 20.00MB
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..."

"Eight cores is more than any game currently utilizes, but for CPU intensive tasks, Intel's i7-6900K easily beats their 6-core offerings. Just don't try gunning for the 10-core king of the..."

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Compare Processors: Intel i7-8086K vs Boxed Core i7-6900K. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel i7-8086K:

  • 18% cheaper, you can save $160.73.
  • Slightly better average performance, around 15%.
  • Slightly better effective value.
  • Around 32% lower thermal design power.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel UHD Graphics 630).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+800MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+1300MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Boxed Core i7-6900K:

  • 2 more cores.
  • 4 more threads.
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