Intel Core i9-10900T vs AMD Ryzen 7 1700

Price now 250$
Games supported 100%
Ryzen 7 1700
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
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Intel Core i9-10900T
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  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
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Price now 350$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance ranking582577
Value for money13.0818.60
Market segmentDesktop processorDesktop processor
SeriesAMD Ryzen 7no data
Architecture codenameZen (2017−2020)no data
Release date2 March 2017 (6 years old)1 April 2020 (3 years old)
Launch price (MSRP)$329no data
Current price$250 (0.8x MSRP)$350
Value for money

Performance per price, higher is better.

Technical specs

Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores8 (Octa-Core)10 (Deca-Core)
Base clock speed3 GHz1.9 GHz
Boost clock speed3.7 GHz4.6 GHz
L1 cache768 KBno data
L2 cache4096 KBno data
L3 cache16384 KB20 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Chip lithography14 nm14 nm
Die size192 mm2no data
Maximum core temperatureno data100 °C
Number of transistors4,800 millionno data
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility-+
Unlocked multiplier1-


Information on Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T compatibility with other computer components: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration1 (Uniprocessor)1
Power consumption (TDP)65 Watt35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsXFR, FMA3, SSE 4.2, AVX2, SMTIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
FMAFMA3no data
AVX+no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)no data+
Turbo Boost Technologyno data2.0
Hyper-Threading Technologyno data+
TSXno data-
Idle Statesno data+
Thermal Monitoringno data+
SIPPno data+
Turbo Boost Max 3.0no data+
XFR-no data
SenseMI+no data

Security technologies

Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXTno data+
EDBno data+
Secure Keyno data+
Identity Protectionno data+
SGXno dataYes with Intel® ME
OS Guardno data+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T are enumerated here.

AMD-V+no data
VT-dno data+
VT-xno data+
EPTno data+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4DDR4-2933
Maximum memory size64 GB128 GB
Max memory channels22
Maximum memory bandwidth42.671 GB/s45.8 GB/s
ECC memory support+-

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics card--


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Ryzen 7 1700 and Core i9-10900T.

PCIe versionn/a3.0
PCI Express lanes2016

Synthetic benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Ryzen 7 1700 11.77
i9-10900T 11.86

Core i9-10900T outperforms Ryzen 7 1700 by 1% in our combined benchmark results.


Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 68%

Ryzen 7 1700 14840
i9-10900T 14951

Core i9-10900T outperforms Ryzen 7 1700 by 1% in Passmark.

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance score 11.77 11.86
Recency 2 March 2017 1 April 2020
Boost clock speed 3700 0
Base clock speed 3000 0
Power consumption (TDP) 65 Watt 35 Watt

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