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Ryzen 9 5900X vs Core i7-6700HQ

Ryzen 9 5900X vs Core i7-6700HQ: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

Key Differences

In short — Ryzen 9 5900X outperforms Core i7-6700HQ on the selected game parameters. We do not have the prices of both CPUs to compare value.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

  • Performs up to 46% better in Grand Theft Auto V than Core i7-6700HQ - 328 vs 225 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than Intel Core i7-6700HQ - 24 vs 8 threads

Advantages of Intel Core i7-6700HQ

  • Consumes up to 57% less energy than AMD Ryzen 9 5900X - 45 vs 105 Watts

  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD Ryzen 9 5900X doesn't have integrated graphics

Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto V

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

328

100%

Value, $/FPS

$1.3/FPS

100%

Price, $

$425

100%

FPS and Value Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 50 minutes ago


FPS

225

54%

Value, $/FPS

Price, $

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1672

100%

Multi-Core

14028

100%


Single-Core

798

-10%

Multi-Core

3074

-256%

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

vs
Intel Core i7-6700HQ Logo

Intel Core i7-6700HQ

Nov 5th, 2020Release DateUnknown
Ryzen 9CollectionNot Available
VermeerCodenameSkylake
AMD Socket AM4SocketFCBGA1440
Desktop
Segment
12
Cores4
24
Threads8
3.7 GHz
Base Clock Speed2.6 GHz
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed3.5 GHz
105 WTDP
45 W
7 nmProcess SizeNot Available
37.0xMultiplierNot Available
NoneIntegrated Graphics
Intel HD Graphics 530
Yes
OverclockableNo

Builds Using Ryzen 9 5900X or Core i7-6700HQ

Grand Theft Auto V, 1080p, High

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