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Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
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Is the Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 6 Cores and 12 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games.

Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.6 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 12 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (DDR4-2666)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8700 CPU @ 3.20GHz, Intel Core i7-8700 CPU @ 3.20GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2017

CPUmark/$Price: 54.31

Overall Rank: 611

Last Price Change: $239.00 USD (2022-11-26)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2654
Samples: 7112*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 15,159
Thread: 2,628

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz

Integer Math44,845 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math28,027 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers36 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting25 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption4,602 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression187.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics740 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions12,560 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,654 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th of November 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 22nd of November 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 22nd of November 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
As of 27th of November 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700
13,771 (+6.1%)
Intel Core i7-6850K @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700
11,394 (-12.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X vs Intel Core i7-8700
13,069 (+0.7%)
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700
10,771 (-17.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Intel Core i7-8700
18,278 (+40.8%)
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X vs Intel Core i7-8700
17,018 (+31.1%)
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X vs Intel Core i7-8700
16,445 (+26.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 2700 vs Intel Core i7-8700
15,775 (+21.5%)
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-8700
14,011 (+7.9%)
Intel Core i5-10600 @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700
13,786 (+6.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 vs Intel Core i7-8700
13,245 (+2.0%)
Intel Core i5-10500 @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700
12,940 (-0.3%)