Product Comparison: Intel Core i7-3820 vs AMD FX-8350


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Intel Core i7-3820 3.6 GHz 10 MB Cache LGA 2011 Quad-Core Processor
Intel Core i7-3820 3.6 GHz 10 MB Cache LGA 2011 Quad-Core Processor
AMD FX-8350 8-Core Processor
AMD FX-8350 8-Core Processor
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Brand Intel AMD
Model Core i7-3820 FX-8350
Origin Costa Rica Malaysia
Depth 3.2 in. 2.8 in.
Width 5 in. 5 in.
Height 5.7 in. 5.5 in.
Socket FCLGA2011 AM3+
Lithography 32 nm 32 nm
Type of Processors Desktop Desktop
Code Name Sandy Bridge E Vishera
CPU Cores 4 8
CPU Threads 8 8
Max Temperature 66.8 °C 61 °C
Clock Speed 3.60 GHz 4 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Turbo Clock Speed 3.80 GHz 4.2 GHz
Max TDP 130 W 125 W
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
L1 Cache Size 64 kB 384 kB
Max Memory Bandwidth 51.2 GB/s 21 GB/s
L2 Cache Size 256 kB 8,192 kB
L3 Cache Size 10,240 kB 8,192 kB
Max Memory Size 64.23 GB -
Memory Types DDR3 1066/1333/1600 Up to DDR3 1866
Max Memory Channels 4 2
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection Yes -
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core 2.0 Yes
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! Yes Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport Yes Yes
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Certifications CE, HF CE, RoHS
Manufacturer Link https://ark.intel.com/products/63698/Intel-Core-i7-3820-Processor-10M-Cache-up-to-3_80-GHz http://products.amd.com/en-us/search/CPU/AMD-FX-Series/AMD-FX-8-Core-Black-Edition/FX-8350-with-Wraith-cooler/141
Date first available January, 2012 October 23, 2012
Reviews https://www.amazon.com/Intel-i7-3820-Quad-Core-Processor-Cache/dp/B006WVVA28 https://www.amazon.com/AMD-FD8350FRHKBOX-FX-8350-8-Core-Processor/dp/B009O7YUF6/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504704889&sr=1-3&keywords=AMD+FX-8350
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/Intel-i7-3820-Quad-Core-Processor-Cache/dp/B006WVVA28 https://www.amazon.com/AMD-FD8350FRHKBOX-FX-8350-8-Core-Processor/dp/B009O7YUF6/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504704889&sr=1-3&keywords=AMD+FX-8350
Amazon 4.1 4.6
Ebay 4.9 4.8
Newegg 5 5.0
Bestbuy - 4.9

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