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Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz 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 i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 4 Cores and 8 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games.

Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA 1151

Clockspeed: 4.2 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.5 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 8

Typical TDP: 95 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 8 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700K CPU @ 4.20GHz, Intel Core i7-7700K CPU @ 4.20GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2016

CPUmark/$Price: 35.56

Overall Rank: 771

Last Price Change: $271.86 USD (2022-11-19)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2729
Samples: 10451*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 12,032
Thread: 2,584

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

Integer Math30,728 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math19,010 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers31 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting17 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption3,306 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression133.7 MBytes/Sec
Physics663 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions9,015 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,729 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of November 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 24th of November 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 24th 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 i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
As of 28th of November 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
10,771 (+11.4%)
Intel Core i7-7700 @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
8,650 (-10.5%)
Intel Core i5-10300H @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
8,632 (-10.7%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1400 vs Intel Core i7-7700K
7,770 (-19.6%)
Intel Core i7-6850K @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
11,394 (+17.9%)
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
10,772 (+11.4%)
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
10,338 (+7.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G vs Intel Core i7-7700K
9,327 (-3.5%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X vs Intel Core i7-7700K
9,103 (-5.8%)
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
7,733 (-20.0%)
Intel Core i7-7700T @ 2.90GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
7,564 (-21.7%)
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-7700K
7,492 (-22.5%)