Compare Processors: Intel i7-8086K vs Core i5-4690K

Intel i7-8086K

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Intel Core i5-4690K

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Price
$722.00
$282.97
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 95
Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684I78086K BX80646I54690K
Release Date August 2018 June 2014
Performance
(Charts)
16th
63rd
Effective Value
98th
68th
TDP 95 Watts 88 Watts
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Pros -
  • Low power consumption under both idle and load
  • Great performance
  • Lower operating temperatures compared to Haswell family
Cons -
  • Same overclocking variability as Haswell family
Series Core i7 8th Gen Core i5 4th Gen
Core Name Coffee Lake Devil's Canyon
Socket LGA1151 LGA1150
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics 4600
CPU Cores 6 4
CPU Threads 12 4
CPU Clock Rate 4000MHz 3500MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 5000MHz 3900MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 12.00MB 6.00MB
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..."

"The Core i5-4690K is the CPU you should be buying if you're an Intel Z87/Z97 system owner with a budget of between £150 and £190 and are up for a bit of overclocking. Given the cooler temperatures and faster speeds compared to its Haswell-based predecessors, there's little point opting for an older CPU although owners of Ivy Bridge CPUs ..."

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Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel i7-8086K:

  • Much better average performance, around 39%.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 4 years later.
  • 2 more cores.
  • 8 more threads.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+500MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+1100MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i5-4690K:

  • 61% cheaper, you can save $439.03.
  • Slightly better effective value.
  • Around 7% lower thermal design power.
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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