AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Intel Core i5-7600K is a better processor.

The following features of Intel Core i5-7600K are true evidence that it is a better device in a review of Ryzen 7 vs i5; 0.5GHz higher turbo clock speed has integrated graphics, 670 higher PassMark result (single), has Tri-Gate transistors, NX bit and Intel Quick Sync Video.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K: GENERAL INFO

Below is review of Ryzen 7 1700 vs i5 7600K according to general info;

Supports 64-bit; AMD Ryzen 7 1700 and Intel Core i5-7600k support 64-bit.

Thermal Design Power (TDP); AMD 7 1700 has 65W whereas Intel core i5-7600K has 91W.

Semiconductor size; AMD Ryzen 7 1700 has 14nm which is the same with Intel Core i5-7600K.

PCI express (PCIE) version; AMD 7 1700 has the 3, the same as Intel Core i5-7600K.

Integrated graphics; Intel Core i5-7600K has integrated graphics.

Bottom line: Intel Core i5-7600K is better as it has integrated graphics.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K: PERFORMANCE

In terms of performance of i5-7600K vs Ryzen 7 1700, the following can be compared;

CPU speed; AMD 7 1700 has 8 × 3GHz whereas Intel Core i5-7600K has 4 × 3.8GHz.

L2 cache; AMD 7 1700 has 4MB while Intel Core i5-7600K has 1MB.

L3 cache; AMD 7 1700 has 16MB whereas Intel Core i5-7600K has 6MB

CPU threads; AMD 7 1700 has 16 CPU threads compared to just 4 of Intel Core i5-7600K.

L1 cache; AMD 7 1700 has 768KB whereas Intel Core i5-7600K has 256KB.

L2 core; AMD 7 1700 has 0.5MBcore while Intel Core i5-7600K has 0.25MB/core.

Bottom line: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 is better in performance than Intel Core i5-7600K.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K: MEMORY

RAM speed; AMD Ryzen 7 1700 has 2667MHz while Intel Core i5-7600K has 2400MHz.

Memory channels; AMD 7 1700 has 2 memory channels which is the same with Intel Core i5-7600K.

Maximum memory size; AMD 7 1700 has maximum memory of 128GB compared to just 64GB of Intel Core i5-7600K.

Bottom line: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 has good memory features than Intel Core i5-7600K.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K: KEY FEATURES

In the following review of 1700 vs 7600K, we see 4 common features amongst the two processors and they include; have dynamic frequency scaling, AES, supports hardware- assisted virtualization and have AVX. However, AMD 7 1700 uses hyperthreading technology whereas Intel Core has Tri-Gate transistors.

Bottom line: key features are shared with both AMD Ryzen 7 1700 and Intel Core i5-7600K.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 vs Intel Core i5-7600K: BENCHMARKS

PassMark result; AMD Ryzen 7 1700 has 13743 whereas Intel Core i5-7600K has 9277.

PassMark result (single); AMD Ryzen 7 1700 has 1726 whereas Intel Core i5-7600K has 2396.

Bottom line: AMD Ryzen has a higher PassMark result while Intel Core i5-7600K has a higher PassMark result (single).

Conclusion

The two have stiff competition in almost all the features although Intel Core i5-7600K finally emerges as the winner with superior features overall.