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Top 19%1,662 points
Top 19%
Top 1%2,033 points
Top 1%
Top 1%2,062 points
Top 1%
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Intel Core i7-2600K vs Intel Core i7-3770K vs Intel Core i7-4770K: 62 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

4 x 3.4GHz
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180: 28 x 2.5GHz
4 x 3.5GHz
4 x 3.5GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
Intel Xeon Gold 5122: 2670MHz
1600MHz
1600MHz

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Intel Core i7-8709G: 14nm
22nm
22nm

4. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 56
8
8

5. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
850MHz
AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 2700U: 1300MHz
650MHz
350MHz

6. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1MB
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 28MB
1MB
1MB

7. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
57% have it

8. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
512KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
256KB
256KB

9. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
8496
Intel Core i7-5960X: 16059
9622
10166

10. 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 i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
96% have it

11. 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.
95W
Intel Atom Z650: 3W
77W
84W

12. 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
0.25MB/core

13. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
3.8GHz
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz
3.9GHz
3.9GHz

14. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
21GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
25.6GB/s
25.6GB/s

16. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
10.1
Intel Core i7-8709G: 12
11
11.1

17. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
77% have it

18. 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 i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
9% have it

19. 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 i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
92% have it

20. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
8MB
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 60MB
8MB
8MB

21. 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 i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
56% have it

22. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
94% have it

23. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i7-2600K
Intel Core i7-3770K
Intel Core i7-4770K
34% have it

24. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Xeon Gold 5115: 6
2
2

25. 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.
2
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44
3
3

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