Quad-core AMD Ryzen compared with Intel Core i7-7700K 20 tests and games
AMD started with eight cores Ryzen, which look very good in terms of price and performance against their competitors. However, the plans of the manufacturer, there are models with fewer cores. The source tried to assess the attractiveness of the Quad core model AMD Ryzen, comparing it with an Intel Core i7-7700K 20 tests and games. Specify that the role of the Quad-core AMD Ryzen Ryzen made OCTA core 7 1800X, half of the cores and the L3 cache which was disabled in the BIOS settings. Both processors were working at a clock frequency of 4.0 GHz.
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As you know, AMD Ryzen 5 1500X will cost about $200, which is approximately equal to 60% of the cost of Intel Core i7-7700K. For this price, the buyer AMD Ryzen 5 1500X will get about 85% of performance of Intel Core i7-7700K.