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
CPU Cores 8 4
Depth 5.9 in. 2.3 in.
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection No Yes
L1 Cache Size 384 kB 64 kB
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Max Memory Bandwidth 21 GB/s 34.1 GB/s
MSRP 146.19 $ 242 - 243 $
Socket AM3+ FCLGA1151
Amazon 4.7 -
Certifications CE CE
CPU Threads 8 4
L2 Cache Size 8,192 kB 256 kB
Lithography 32 nm 14 nm
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
Max Temperature 61 °C 64 °C
Width 16.1 in. 3.9 in.
Clock Speed 4 GHz 3.50 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Date first available September 1, 2014 April, 2015
Height 23.4 in. 3.9 in.
L3 Cache Size 8,192 kB 6,144 kB
Model FX-8370 i5-6600K
Origin Taiwan -
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core Yes 2.0
Type of Processors Desktop Desktop
Walmart 5 -
Code Name Vishera Skylake
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! No Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport Yes No
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
Turbo Clock Speed 4.3 GHz 3.90 GHz
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
Max TDP 125 W 91 W
Memory Types DDR3 DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600
Max Memory Channels 2 2
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
DirectX* Support - 12
Graphics Output - eDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Graphics Video Max Memory - 64 GB
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency - 1,150 MHz
Max Memory Size - 64 GB
Graphics Base Frequency - 350 MHz
Processor Graphics - Intel® HD Graphics 530

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