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Front view of Intel Core i7 4930K

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Intel Core i7 4930K

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Intel Core i7 4930K vs the AMD Phenom X4 9700.

Front view of AMD Phenom X4 9700

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the AMD Phenom X4 9700 vs the Intel Core i7 4930K.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i7 4930K vs Phenom X4 9700

CompuBench 1.5 (Bitcoin mining) Data courtesy CompuBench

Core i7 4930K
9.56 mHash/s
Phenom X4 9700
89.72 mHash/s

CompuBench 1.5 (Face detection)

Core i7 4930K
7.61 mPixels/s
Phenom X4 9700
19.76 mPixels/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i7 4930K  vs
Phenom X4 9700 
Clock speed 3.4 GHz 2.4 GHz
Cores Hexa core Quad core

features

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

details

Core i7 4930K  vs
Phenom X4 9700 
Threads 12 4
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.33 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 12 MB 2 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 66.8°C Unknown - 61°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.5 GHz 3.73 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.62 GHz 3.5 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.5 GHz 3.73 GHz

power consumption

TDP 130W 125W
Annual home energy cost 31.32 $/year 30.11 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 113.88 $/year 109.5 $/year
Performance per watt 7.92 pt/W 3.05 pt/W
Typical power consumption 105.63W 101.56W
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