CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of E5-1680V4 vs 6700K among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

8.2

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel E5-1680V4 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel E5-1680V4  based on its performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel E5-1680V4

Reasons to consider the
Intel E5-1680V4

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Supports more RAM 1,572,864 MB vs 65,536 MB Supports 24x more RAM
More cores 8 vs 4 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Significantly better PassMark score 16,694 vs 11,109 More than 50% better PassMark score
More threads 16 vs 8 Twice as many threads
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Higher Maximum operating temperature 70 °C vs 64 °C Around 10% higher Maximum operating temperature
Newer Apr, 2016 vs Jul, 2015 Release date 9 months later
Front view of Intel Core i7 6700K

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Intel Core i7 6700K

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Higher clock speed 4 GHz vs 3.4 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Much lower typical power consumption 73.94W vs 113.75W 35% lower typical power consumption
Slightly higher turbo clock speed 4.2 GHz vs 4 GHz More than 5% higher turbo clock speed
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.61 GHz vs 3.4 GHz More than 35% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Better PassMark (Single core) score 2,349 vs 2,128 More than 10% better PassMark (Single core) score
Much lower annual home energy cost 21.92 $/year vs 33.73 $/year 35% lower annual home energy cost
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 79.72 $/year vs 122.64 $/year 35% lower annual commercial energy cost
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.77 GHz vs 3.4 GHz More than 40% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of E5-1680V4 vs Core i7 6700K

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

E5-1680V4
16,694
Core i7 6700K
11,109

PassMark (Single Core)

E5-1680V4
2,128

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

E5-1680V4  vs
Core i7 6700K 
Clock speed 3.4 GHz 4 GHz
Turbo clock speed 4 GHz 4.2 GHz
Cores Octa core Quad core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 140W 91W
Annual home energy cost 33.73 $/year 21.92 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 122.64 $/year 79.72 $/year
Performance per watt 3.29 pt/W 3.49 pt/W
Typical power consumption 113.75W 73.94W

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 0 0
Transfer rate 0 MT/s 8,000 MT/s

details

E5-1680V4  vs
Core i7 6700K 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 16 8
Manufacture process 14 nm 14 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 70°C Unknown - 64°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.4 GHz 4.61 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.4 GHz 4.77 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.4 GHz 4.61 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 530
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 350 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,150 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Channels Quad Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC Yes No
Maximum memory size 1,572,864 MB 65,536 MB
Intel E5-1680V4
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