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Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
Top 61%811 points
Top 61%
Top 19%1,695 points
Top 19%
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
Top specs and features

Intel Core i3-4330 vs Intel Core i7-2600K: 35 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

1.94x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 3.5GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz
4 x 3.4GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 2933MHz
1333MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64
8

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
22nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 12nm
32nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
0.5MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB
1MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
128KB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 2250KB
512KB

7. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
97% have it

8. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
56% have it

9. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
54W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
95W

10. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
0.25MB/core

11. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
0
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251
11805

12. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
79% have it

13. Has an unlocked multiplier

Some processors come with an unlocked multiplier which makes them easy to overclock, allowing you to gain increased performance in games and other applications.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
11% have it

14. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
4MB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64MB
8MB

15. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
88% have it

16. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
57% have it

17. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
94% have it

18. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1400 million
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 9600 million
995 million

19. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
2MB/core
Intel Core i9-7960X: 22MB/core
2MB/core

20. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
3
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44
2

21. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
32% have it

22. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
94% have it

23. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4
Intel Core i7-8086K: 4.5
3

24. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
95% have it

25. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i3-4330
Intel Core i7-2600K
58% have it

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