ryzen 7 vs intel core i7

AMD Ryzen 7 vs Intel Core i7

Intel has ruled the processor market since the early times, in they’ve always been dominating in high-end octa-core CPU range but now they have got a more appealing competitor offering more performance at a lower price.

AMD, the soul competitor of Intel in processor market recently announced it Ryzen series of microprocessors which came out to be a big hit with the performance potential they have at lower price and power consumption.

Ryzen chips are built on a 14nm process node, offering a 52% boost in IPC over the last gen Bulldozer CPU architecture while consuming less power.

According to AMD, Ryzen 7 1800X processor is the fastest eight-core in the world. Ryzen 7 processors will be released on 2 March 2017.

ryzen 7 vs intel core i7

Ryzen 7 and Core i7 Specs Head-to-head

All of the top Ryzen processors comes with 8 cores and 16 threads which itself make them more powerful.

Procesoor Cores Threads Base Clock Boost Clock TDP
Intel Core i7 7700K 4 8 4.2GHz 4.4GHz 91W
Intel Core i7 6900K 8 16 3.2GHz 3.7GHz 140W
Intel Core i7 6800K 6 12 3.4GHz 3.6GHz 140W
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X 8 16 3.6GHz 4.0GHz 95W
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 8 16 3.4GHz 3.8GHz 95W
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 8 16 3.0GHz 3.7GHz 65W

GTA 5 Benchmarks – Max. Settings – 1080p – GTX 1080

FPS (Stock CPU) Min Avg Max
Intel Core i7 7700k 170 89 38
Ryzen 7 1700 132 85 28

Cinebench 11.5 – Multicore

Processor Multicore Points
Intel Core i7 7700K 9.60
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 16.92

Absolutely, killed Intel!

Price comparison for Ryzen and Core

Price is one of the main factors and AMD nails it with a great price to performance ratio.

Processor Price (Approx.)
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X $625
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X $500
Intel Core i7 6900K $1400
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $400
Intel Core i7 6800K $600
Intel Core i7 7700K $450