AMD Ryzen 7 7700X vs Intel Core i7-13700K

TOPGPU|09 Apr 2024 7:41 am
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X
Intel Core i7-13700K
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X
Intel Core i7-13700K
The AMD Ryzen 7 7700X and Intel Core i7-13700K are both excellent gaming CPUs, but they have different strengths. The Ryzen 7 7700X offers great single-core performance and lower power consumption, while the Core i7-13700K provides stronger multi-core performance and better gaming performance. Additionally, the Core i7-13700K supports overclocking, while the Ryzen 7 7700X does not have integrated graphics. Overall, the Ryzen 7 7700X is a more affordable and power-efficient option, while the Core i7-13700K is a more well-rounded CPU for users who want the highest possible performance and overclocking capabilities.
CPU advantages and disadvantages:

AMD Ryzen 7 7700X


Excellent single-core performance

Lower power consumption

More affordable


Multi-core performance falls behind the Core i7-13700K

No integrated graphics

Intel Core i7-13700K


Stronger multi-core performance

Slightly better gaming performance

Supports overclocking


Single-core performance slightly behind the Ryzen 7 7700X

Higher power consumption

More expensive

CPU comparison:
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X
Intel Core i7-13700K

Core parameters

Release Date September 27, 2023 September 27, 2022
Applicable Type Desktop Desktop
Instruction Set x86-64 x86-64
Processor Number 100-000000071-01 BX8071513700K
Integrated Graphics No Intel UHD Graphics 770

CPU Performance

Core Architecture Zen 4 Raptor Lake
Manufacturing Process 5nm Intel 7
Number of Cores 8 16
Number of Threads 16 24
Base Frequency 3.6GHz 3.4GHz
Maximum Turbo Frequency 5.4GHz 5.4GHz
L1 Cache 32KB + 32KB 32KB + 32KB
L2 Cache 1MB x 8 2MB x 8
L3 Cache 32MB 30MB
TDP 105W 125W

Memory Parameters

Memory Type DDR5 DDR5
Maximum Memory Capacity 128GB 128GB
Number of Memory Channels 2 2
Memory Frequency 4800MHz 4800MHz


Package Type AM5 LGA 1700
Number of Pins 1718 1700

Graphics Card Parameters

Integrated Graphics Integrated Graphics: No Intel UHD Graphics 770
Maximum Dynamic Frequency Integrated Graphics: No 1.65GHz


Supports PCIe 5.0 Supports PCIe 5.0
Supports DDR5 4800MHz Supports DDR5 4800MHz
Supports ECC Supports ECC
Supports cTDP Supports M.2 NVMe SSD
  Supports Thunderbolt 4

Benchmark Comparison

The AMD Ryzen 7 7700X and Intel Core i7-13700K are two flagship gaming CPUs that offer very similar performance. Here is a comparison of how these two CPUs stack up in various benchmarks:

Cinebench R23

  • Ryzen 7 7700X: 20500 points
  • Core i7-13700K: 21000 points

Geekbench 5

  • Ryzen 7 7700X: 2100 points single-core, 15000 points multi-core
  • Core i7-13700K: 2200 points single-core, 17000 points multi-core

PCMark 10

  • Ryzen 7 7700X: 8500 points
  • Core i7-13700K: 8700 points

3DMark Time Spy

  • Ryzen 7 7700X: 12000 points
  • Core i7-13700K: 12500 points

Gaming Performance

In terms of gaming performance, these two CPUs are very close. In most games, they will both provide smooth, high frame rate experiences. However, in some games, the Core i7-13700K may have a slight edge, especially at higher resolutions and settings.

Power Consumption and thermals

The Ryzen 7 7700X has a TDP of 105W, while the Core i7-13700K has a TDP of 125W. This means that the Core i7-13700K will consume more power and produce more heat under load.