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Front view of Intel Core i7 4770K

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i7 4770K

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Significantly higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 2.5 GHz 40% higher clock speed
Significantly newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly lower typical power consumption 68.25W vs 93.44W More than 25% lower typical power consumption
Much more l3 cache per core 2 MB/core vs 1 MB/core 2x more l3 cache per core
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 20.24 $/year vs 27.7 $/year More than 25% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 73.58 $/year vs 100.74 $/year More than 25% lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of AMD Opteron 6280

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AMD Opteron 6280

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Much more l2 cache 16 MB vs 1 MB 16x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
More cores 16 vs 4 12 more cores; run more applications at once
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 4 vs 1 3 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration
More l3 cache 16 MB vs 8 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 4x more l2 cache per core
More threads 16 vs 8 Twice as many threads

Features Key features of the Core i7 4770K  vs Opteron 6280 

clock speed

Core i7 4770K
3.5 GHz
Opteron 6280
2.5 GHz

L2 cache

L3 cache

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i7 4770K  vs
Opteron 6280 
Clock speed 3.5 GHz 2.5 GHz
Cores Quad core 16 core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
EM64T
SSE
SSE4.1
FMA3
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0

details

Core i7 4770K  vs
Opteron 6280 
Threads 8 16
L2 cache 1 MB 16 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 8 MB 16 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 1 4

power consumption

TDP 84W 115W
Annual home energy cost 20.24 $/year 27.7 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 73.58 $/year 100.74 $/year
Typical power consumption 68.25W 93.44W

bus

Architecture DMI 2.0 HyperTransport 3.0
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s 6,400 MT/s
Intel Core i7 4770K
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