How to choose a CPU for Video Games in July 2018

Here is a top of the mainstream processors to know which is the most powerful to run the latest games of the moment. An average of the last 250 results of Geekbench 4 is used here.

ProcessorBuildCores / threadsBaseTurboCacheTDPGeekbench 4 single coreGeekbench 4 multi-corePrice
Intel Core i7-8086K14 nm++6 / 124.0 GHz5.0 GHz12 MB SC95 W618126811$439
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X12 nm8 / 163.7 GHz4.3 GHz16 MB105 W475325963$320
Intel Core i7-8700K14 nm++6 / 123.7 GHz4.7 GHz12 MB SC95 W576025610$348
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X14 nm8 / 163.6 GHz4.0 GHz16 MB95 W439824457$240
AMD Ryzen 7 270012 nm8 / 163.2 GHz4.1 GHz16 MB65 W441623663$295
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X14 nm8 / 163.4 GHz3.8 GHz16 MB95 W424923176$250
Intel Core i7-870014 nm6 / 123.2 GHz4.6 GHz12 MB SC65 W529022935$328
AMD Ryzen 7 170014 nm8 / 163.0 GHz3.7 GHz16 MB65 W403822256$220
Intel Core i5-8600K14 nm++6 / 63.6 GHz4.3 GHz9 MB SC95 W568022060$265
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X12 nm6 / 123.6 GHz4.2 GHz16 MB95 W458120977$189
AMD Ryzen 5 260012 nm6 / 123.4 GHz3.9 GHz16 MB65 W445220788$170
Intel Core i7-7740X14 nm+4 / 84.3 GHz4.5 GHz8 MB112 W612219839$315
Intel Core i5-860014 nm++6 / 63.1 GHz4.3 GHz9 MB SC65 W512419644$265
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X14 nm6 / 123.6 GHz4.0 GHz16 MB95 W423919405$200
Intel Core i7-7700K14 nm+4 / 84.2 GHz4.5 GHz8 MB SC91 W565119034$310
AMD Ryzen 5 160014 nm6 / 123.2 GHz3.6 GHz16 MB65 W402018561$150
Intel Core i5-840014 nm++6 / 62.8 GHz4.0 GHz9 MB SC65 W484818500$188
Intel Core i7-6700K14 nm4 / 84.0 GHz4.2 GHz8 MB SC91 W526317626$289
Intel Core i5-7640X14 nm+4 / 44.0 GHz4.2 GHz6 MB112 W660717198$225
Intel Core i5-850014 nm++6 / 63.0 GHz4.1 GHz9 MB SC65 W444615958$205
Intel Core i7-5775C14 nm4 / 83.3 GHz3.7 GHz6 MB65 W484815897$598
Intel Core i7-4770K22 nm4 / 83.5 GHz3.9 GHz8 MB SC84 W446214583$238
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X14 nm4 / 83.5 GHz3.7 GHz16 MB65 W412914462$150
Intel Core i7-2700K32 nm4 / 83.5 GHz3.9 GHz8 MB SC95 W402613267$159
Intel Core i7-3770K22 nm4 / 83.5 GHz3.9 GHz8 MB SC77 W389812930$180
Prices do not include shipping costs and may vary over time.


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