Product Comparison: AMD FX-8370 vs Intel Core i5-6600K


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AMD FX-8370 AM3+ 4300Mhz 125W 16MB 8 Core CPU Processor
AMD FX-8370 AM3+ 4300Mhz 125W 16MB 8 Core CPU Processor
Intel Core i5-6600K Quad-core 3.50 GHz Socket H4 LGA-1151 Processor
Intel Core i5-6600K Quad-core 3.50 GHz Socket H4 LGA-1151 Processor
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Brand AMD Intel
Model FX-8370 i5-6600K
Origin Taiwan -
Depth 5.9 in. 2.3 in.
Width 16.1 in. 3.9 in.
Height 23.4 in. 3.9 in.
Socket AM3+ FCLGA1151
Lithography 32 nm 14 nm
Type of Processors Desktop Desktop
Code Name Vishera Skylake
CPU Cores 8 4
CPU Threads 8 4
Max Temperature 61 °C 64 °C
Clock Speed 4 GHz 3.50 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Turbo Clock Speed 4.3 GHz 3.90 GHz
Max TDP 125 W 91 W
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
L1 Cache Size 384 kB 64 kB
Max Memory Bandwidth 21 GB/s 34.1 GB/s
L2 Cache Size 8,192 kB 256 kB
L3 Cache Size 8,192 kB 6,144 kB
Memory Types DDR3 DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600
Max Memory Channels 2 2
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection No Yes
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core Yes 2.0
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! No Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport Yes No
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Certifications CE CE
MSRP 146.19 $ 242 - 243 $
Manufacturer Link http://products.amd.com/en-us/search/CPU/AMD-FX-Series/AMD-FX-8-Core-Black-Edition/FX-8370/100 https://ark.intel.com/products/88191/Intel-Core-i5-6600K-Processor-6M-Cache-up-to-3_90-GHz
Date first available September 1, 2014 April, 2015
Reviews https://www.amazon.com/AMD-FX-8370-Processor-4300Mhz-FD8370FRHKBOX/dp/B00MUTWELC https://www.amazon.com/Intel-Core-i5-6600K-Quad-core-Processor/dp/B013HRLQM8
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/AMD-FX-8370-Processor-4300Mhz-FD8370FRHKBOX/dp/B00MUTWELC https://www.amazon.com/Intel-Core-i5-6600K-Quad-core-Processor/dp/B013HRLQM8
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Walmart 5 -
Max Memory Size - 64 GB
DirectX* Support - 12
Graphics Output - eDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Graphics Video Max Memory - 64 GB
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency - 1,150 MHz
Graphics Base Frequency - 350 MHz
Processor Graphics - Intel® HD Graphics 530

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