Ryzen 7 1700X AMD compared with Intel Core i7-6900K and other processors in performance tests
The source has published the results of a performance test OCTA core processor AMD Ryzen 7 1700X and five other models, including the Intel Core i7-6900K. AMD Ryzen 7 1700X was tested as part of a system on-Board MSI A320 entry level that does not support overclocking, with 16 GB of DDR4-2400. The base processor frequency is 3.4 GHz, increased to 3.8 GHz. The source indicates that the diagnostic program could not show the increased frequency. The reason for this may be blocked as the Turbo mode in the engineering sample of the CPU and the error in the diagnostic program.
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X $389 was faster Intel Core i7-6900K $1099 in five tests out of eight. Note that the Core i7-6900K — the fastest eight-model line of Broadwell-E. Model Core i7-5960X (Haswell-E) cost $999 lost to AMD in six tests out of eight. In fact, the test results speak for themselves:
The total result of AMD Ryzen 7 1700X in the CPU exceeds 15,000 Mark. It is only 4% less than the Core i7-5960X and 9% — a result the Core i7-6900K. Well, if you remember the difference in price and the fact that AMD Ryzen 7 1700X — not the fastest member of the family Ryzen. At the same time it will appear on sale model AMD Ryzen 7 1800X, operating at a frequency of 4 GHz. This should happen on March 2.