Note: The information shown below is based on a pre-sample. Technical details or benchmark results may be different in the final version of this processor.

Intel Core i7-8700K

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.70 GHz CPU Cores: 6
Turbo (1 Core): 4.70 GHz Turbo (6 Cores): 4.30 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: Yes

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630    
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Generation: 10.5 DirectX Version: 12.0
Execution units: 24 Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec support

h264: Decode/Encode JPEG: Decode/Encode
h265 8bit: Decode/Encode h265 10bit: Decode/Encode
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2666 Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 16

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 1151-2 TDP: 95W
L3-Cache: 12 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Coffee Lake Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q4/2017 Market price: ca. 370 $

Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
2.57
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
2.51
Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.36
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.36
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
2.36
Intel Core i7-7820XIntel Core i7-7820X
8x 3.60 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
2.3
Intel Core i3-7350KIntel Core i3-7350K
2x 4.20 GHz HT
2.21
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 1700XAMD Ryzen 7 Pro 1700X
8x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
17.08
AMD Ryzen 7 1700XAMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
17.07
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4
10x 2.20 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
16.92
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
16.72
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
16.57
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3
10x 2.60 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
16.25
Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3
12x 2.20 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
16.25
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

AMD A10-5800KAMD A10-5800K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
46
AMD A10-5700AMD A10-5700
4x 3.40 GHz (4.00 GHz)
44
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
43.7
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
43.7
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
43.3
Intel Core i7-7600UIntel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
43.3
Intel Core i7-8650UIntel Core i7-8650U
4x 1.90 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
43.3
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
218
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
213
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
200
Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
200
Intel Core i7-7820XIntel Core i7-7820X
8x 3.60 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
197
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3
8x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
193
Intel Core i5-8600KIntel Core i5-8600K
6x 3.60 GHz (4.30 GHz)
192
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
12x 2.70 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
1557
AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 1700XAMD Ryzen 7 Pro 1700X
8x 3.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1533
AMD Ryzen 7 1700XAMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1532
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
1523
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
1510
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3
8x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1488
Intel Xeon E5-2640 v4Intel Xeon E5-2640 v4
10x 2.40 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
1481
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Passmark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Xeon Gold 6134Intel Xeon Gold 6134
8x 3.20 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
20503
Intel Xeon Gold 6134MIntel Xeon Gold 6134M
8x 3.20 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
20503
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3
8x 2.40 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
20272
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
20020
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
19843
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3
10x 2.60 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
19725
Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3
12x 2.20 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
19725
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
5605
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
5473
Intel Core i7-7740XIntel Core i7-7740X
4x 4.30 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
5133
Intel Core i7-7700KIntel Core i7-7700K
4x 4.20 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
5130
Intel Core i7-7820XIntel Core i7-7820X
8x 3.60 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
5103
Intel Core i9-7900XIntel Core i9-7900X
10x 3.30 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
4876
Intel Core i9-7940XIntel Core i9-7940X
14x 3.10 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
4876
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-5960XIntel Core i7-5960X
8x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
28928
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4
6x 3.40 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
28833
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v2Intel Xeon E5-2660 v2
10x 2.20 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
28770
Intel Core i7-8700KIntel Core i7-8700K
6x 3.70 GHz (4.70 GHz) HT
28581
Intel Core i7-8700Intel Core i7-8700
6x 3.20 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
28329
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v2Intel Xeon E5-2630 v2
6x 2.60 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
28120
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
27479
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