Intel Core i7 13700F vs AMD Ryzen 7 7700X

We compared two desktop CPUs: the 2.1 GHz Intel Core i7 13700F with 16-cores against the 4.5 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 7700X with 8-cores. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.


General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Multi-Core Performance
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Efficiency
The efficiency score of power consumption
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating
The "iGPU" and "Power Efficiency" have a minor impact on the NanoReview Score when comparing desktop CPUs.

Key Differences

What are the key differences between 7700X and 13700F
Advantages of Intel Core i7 13700F
  • Has 8 more physical cores
  • Around 16.2 GB/s (22%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 7700X
  • More modern manufacturing process – 5 versus 10 nanometers
  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Includes an integrated GPU Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000)
  • Has 2048 KB larger L3 cache size
  • 6% higher Turbo Boost frequency (5.4 GHz vs 5.1 GHz)
  • 12% faster in a single-core Geekbench v6 test - 3044 vs 2712 points

Test in Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs across various tasks

Cinebench R23

Reputable cross-platform benchmark for high-performance processors
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

GeekBench v6

The new version of this benchmark emulates common operations often used in real-world apps
Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)
File compression 1360 MB/sec 1650 MB/sec
Clang compilation 142.2 Klines/sec 128.4 Klines/sec
HTML 5 Browser 398 pages/sec 306 pages/sec
PDF Renderer 476.5 Mpixels/sec 460.4 Mpixels/sec
Text processing 278.4 pages/sec 312.8 pages/sec
Background blur 69.2 images/sec 76.5 images/sec
Photo processing 134.4 images/sec 118 images/sec
Ray tracing 32.4 Mpixels/sec 27.4 Mpixels/sec
Sources: GeekBench [1], [2]


Synthetic test that focuses on raw computational performance for low-level functions
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Integer math 145.2 GOps/sec 114.4 GOps/sec
Floating point math 104.2 GOps/sec 69.9 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 156M Primes/sec 192M Primes/sec
Random string sorting 54.8M Strings/sec 52.1M Strings/sec
Data encryption 29 GBytes/sec 25.1 GBytes/sec
Data compression 509.8 MBytes/sec 424.8 MBytes/sec
Physics 2115 Frames/sec 2025 Frames/sec
Extended instructions 31B Matrices/sec 32.2B Matrices/sec
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]

Value for money

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Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 13700F and AMD Ryzen 7 7700X


Vendor Intel AMD
Released January 3, 2023 September 29, 2022
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Raptor Lake Zen 4 (Raphael)
Model number i7-13700F -
Integrated GPU No Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000)


Performance Cores
P-Cores 8 8
P-Threads 16 16
Base Frequency (P) 2.1 GHz 4.5 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 5.1 GHz 5.4 GHz
Efficient Cores
E-Cores 8 -
E-Threads 8 -
Base Frequency (E) 1.5 GHz -
Turbo Boost Frequency (E) 4.1 GHz -
Total Cores 16 8
Total Threads 24 16
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 21x 45x
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 2MB (per core) 1MB (per core)
L3 Cache 30MB (shared) 32MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No Yes


Transistors - 6.57 billions
Fabrication process 10 nm 5 nm
TDP (PL1) 65 W 105 W
Max. Boost TDP (PL2) 219 W 142 W
Socket LGA-1700 AM5
Peak temperature 100°C 95°C


Integrated Graphics - Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000)
GPU Base Clock - 1500 MHz
GPU Boost Clock - 2200 MHz
Shading Units - 448
TMUs - 8
ROPs - 4
Execution Units - 2
TGP - 15 W

Memory Support

Memory types - DDR5-5600
- DDR4-3200
- DDR5-5200
Memory Size 128 GB 128 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 89.6 GB/s 73.4 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes


Official site Intel Core i7 13700F official page AMD Ryzen 7 7700X official page
PCI Express Version 5.0 5.0
PCI Express Lanes 20 28

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So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 7 7700X or Intel Core i7 13700F?