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Core i7-11700KF vs Core i5-10400F

Core i7-11700KF vs Core i5-10400F: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

FPS Winner

Intel Core i7-11700KF

3.6 GHz | 8-core

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Intel® Core™ i7-11700KF Desktop Processor 8 Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked LGA1200 (Intel® 500 Series & Select 400 Series Chipset) 125W

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Intel Core i5-10400F

2.9 GHz | 6-core

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Intel Core i5-10400F Desktop Processor 6 Cores up to 4.3 GHz Without Processor Graphics LGA1200 (Intel 400 Series chipset) 65W, Model Number: BX8070110400F

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FPS Winner

Intel Core i7-11700KF

3.6 GHz | 8-core

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Intel® Core™ i7-11700KF Desktop Processor 8 Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked LGA1200 (Intel® 500 Series & Select 400 Series Chipset) 125W

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Intel Core i5-10400F

2.9 GHz | 6-core

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Intel Core i5-10400F Desktop Processor 6 Cores up to 4.3 GHz Without Processor Graphics LGA1200 (Intel 400 Series chipset) 65W, Model Number: BX8070110400F

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Key Differences

In short — Core i7-11700KF outperforms the cheaper Core i5-10400F on the selected game parameters. However, the worse performing Core i5-10400F is a better bang for your buck. The better performing Core i7-11700KF is 320 days newer than the cheaper Core i5-10400F.

Advantages of Intel Core i7-11700KF

  • Performs up to 22% better in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Core i5-10400F - 773 vs 632 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than Intel Core i5-10400F - 16 vs 12 threads

Advantages of Intel Core i5-10400F

  • Up to 57% cheaper than Core i7-11700KF - $123.9 vs $289.99

  • Up to 47% better value when playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Core i7-11700KF - $0.2 vs $0.38 per FPS

  • Consumes up to 48% less energy than Intel Core i7-11700KF - 65 vs 125 Watts

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

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Core i7-11700KF

Desktop • Mar 16th, 2021


FPS

773

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.38/FPS

10%

Price, $

$289.99

42%

FPS Winner

Intel® Core™ i7-11700KF Desktop Processor 8 Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked LGA1200 (Intel® 500 Series & Select 400 Series Chipset) 125W

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Core i5-10400F

Desktop • Apr 30th, 2020


FPS

632

78%

Value, $/FPS

$0.2/FPS

100%

Price, $

$123.9

100%

Value Winner

Intel Core i5-10400F Desktop Processor 6 Cores up to 4.3 GHz Without Processor Graphics LGA1200 (Intel 400 Series chipset) 65W, Model Number: BX8070110400F

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FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

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Core i7-11700KF

Desktop • Mar 16th, 2021

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Core i5-10400F

Desktop • Apr 30th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

Intel Core i7-11700KF Logo
Core i7-11700KF

Desktop • Mar 16th, 2021


Single-Core

1693

100%

Multi-Core

9765

100%

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Core i5-10400F

Desktop • Apr 30th, 2020


Single-Core

1107

47%

Multi-Core

5727

29%

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Intel Core i7-11700KF

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Intel Core i5-10400F

Mar 16th, 2021
Release DateApr 30th, 2020
Core i7CollectionCore i5
Rocket LakeCodenameComet Lake
Intel Socket 1200SocketIntel Socket 1200
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
8
Cores6
16
Threads12
3.6 GHz
Base Clock Speed2.9 GHz
5.0 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed4.3 GHz
125 WTDP
65 W
14 nmProcess Size14 nm
36.0x
Multiplier29.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
Yes
OverclockableNo

Builds Using Core i7-11700KF or Core i5-10400F

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, 1080p, High

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