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Front view of Intel Core i5 4690K

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i5 4690K

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Is unlocked Yes vs No Somewhat common; An unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 2.4 GHz More than 45% higher clock speed
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
More l3 cache 6 MB vs 2 MB 3x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.51 GHz vs 2.41 GHz Around 90% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Significantly more l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 3x more l3 cache per core
Newer Apr, 2014 vs Apr, 2008 Release date over 6 years later
Lower typical power consumption 71.5W vs 85.31W More than 15% lower typical power consumption
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.58 GHz vs 2.4 GHz More than 90% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Lower annual commercial energy cost 77.09 $/year vs 91.98 $/year More than 15% lower annual commercial energy cost
Lower annual home energy cost 21.2 $/year vs 25.29 $/year More than 15% lower annual home energy cost
Front view of AMD Opteron 8358 SE

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AMD Opteron 8358 SE

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Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 8 vs 1 7 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration

Features Key features of the Core i5 4690K  vs Opteron 8358 SE 

clock speed

Core i5 4690K
3.5 GHz
Opteron 8358 SE
2.4 GHz

L3 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Core i5 4690K
4.51 GHz
Opteron 8358 SE
2.41 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Core i5 4690K
4.58 GHz
Opteron 8358 SE
2.4 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 4690K  vs
Opteron 8358 SE 
Clock speed 3.5 GHz 2.4 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked Yes No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
EM64T
SSE
SSE4.1
FMA3
SSE4.2
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 88W 105W
Annual home energy cost 21.2 $/year 25.29 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 77.09 $/year 91.98 $/year
Typical power consumption 71.5W 85.31W

details

Core i5 4690K  vs
Opteron 8358 SE 
Threads 4 4
L3 cache 6 MB 2 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 8

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.51 GHz 2.41 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.58 GHz 2.4 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.51 GHz 2.41 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 4600 N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 350 MHz N/A
Turbo clock speed 1,200 MHz N/A
Intel Core i5 4690K
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