Best Overall Performance (over $300)

We rated the processors with best price to performance ratio over $300. CPUs of all vendors and markets (desktop, notebook, server) participate. CPUs with no known benchmark results or prices are not present in the rating.
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# CPU Type Socket Rating Performance Cores/threads Year Price now Power consumption
1
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
desktop AM4 (1331)100.00 61.08 8 / 162018310 USD105 W
2
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
desktop AMD Socket SP3r291.51 57.06 102017316 USD125 W
3
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
desktop AMD Socket SP3r281.46 67.44 122017420 USD125 W
4
Intel Core i7-8700K
Intel Core i7-8700K
desktop FCLGA115181.22 57.47 6 / 122017359 USD95 W
5
Intel Core i7-9700K
Intel Core i7-9700K
desktop 78.36 63.32 82018410 USD95 W
6
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2
server Intel Socket 201171.92 56.84 102013401 USD115 W
7
Intel Core i7-7800X
Intel Core i7-7800X
desktop Intel Socket 206669.99 52.28 62017379 USD140 W
8
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2
server Intel Socket 201169.31 59.43 102013435 USD130 W
9
Intel Core i7-7820X
Intel Core i7-7820X
desktop Intel Socket 206667.76 66.77 82017500 USD140 W
10
Intel Core i7-4790K
Intel Core i7-4790K
desktop FCLGA115066.52 40.25 4 / 82013307 USD88 W
11
Intel Core i7-7740X
Intel Core i7-7740X
desktop FCLGA-206664.10 44.09 4 / 82017349 USD112 W
12
Intel Core i7-6700K
Intel Core i7-6700K
desktop FCLGA115164.04 40.00 4 / 82015317 USD91 W
13
Intel Core i7-7700
Intel Core i7-7700
desktop FCLGA115163.36 38.71 4 / 82017310 USD65 W
14
Intel Core i7-8700
Intel Core i7-8700
desktop FCLGA115162.93 54.56 6 / 122017440 USD65 W
15
Intel Core i7-7700K
Intel Core i7-7700K
desktop FCLGA115162.00 43.34 4 / 82017354 USD100 W
16
Intel Core i7-8850H
Intel Core i7-8850H
notebook Intel BGA135661.81 48.14 6 / 122018395 USD45 W
17
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
desktop TR4 (4094)61.75 79.47 16 / 322017653 USD180 W
18
Intel Core i5-8600K
Intel Core i5-8600K
desktop FCLGA115161.56 46.04 6 / 62017379 USD95 W
19
Intel Core i7-4930K
Intel Core i7-4930K
desktop Intel Socket 201159.70 46.86 62013398 USD130 W
20
Intel Core i7-6800K
Intel Core i7-6800K
desktop Intel Socket 2011-359.08 48.93 62016420 USD140 W
21
Intel Xeon E5-2470
Intel Xeon E5-2470
server Intel Socket 136658.03 36.22 82012317 USD95 W
22
Intel Core i7-8750H
Intel Core i7-8750H
notebook Intel BGA135657.78 44.97 6 / 122018395 USD45 W
23
Intel Xeon E-2176M
Intel Xeon E-2176M
mobile workstation 56.85 50.44 6 / 122018450 USD45 W
24
Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2
server Intel Socket 201155.98 53.97 102013489 USD115 W
25
Intel Core i7-8086K
Intel Core i7-8086K
desktop FCLGA115155.67 60.66 6 / 122018553 USD95 W
26
Intel Core i7-3930K
Intel Core i7-3930K
desktop Intel Socket 201155.05 43.17 62011398 USD130 W
27
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v2
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v2
server Intel Socket 115553.81 34.11 42012322 USD69 W
28
Intel Core i7-6700
Intel Core i7-6700
desktop FCLGA115153.69 36.03 4 / 82015341 USD65 W
29
Intel Core i5-8600T
Intel Core i5-8600T
desktop 53.25 39.28 62018374 USD35 W
30
Intel Core i7-8700T
Intel Core i7-8700T
desktop 53.19 44.96 62018429 USD35 W
31
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
desktop 52.70 93.49 16/322018900 USD180 W
32
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
server Intel Socket 201152.45 34.02 42013329 USD130 W
33
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3
server Intel Socket 115051.46 34.47 42013340 USD84 W
34
Intel Xeon E5-1620
Intel Xeon E5-1620
server Intel Socket 201150.15 32.63 42012330 USD130 W
35
Intel Xeon E3-1275
Intel Xeon E3-1275
server Intel Socket 115550.15 30.05 42011304 USD95 W
36
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3
server Intel Socket 115048.79 35.60 42013370 USD80 W
37
Intel Xeon E3-1285 v6
Intel Xeon E3-1285 v6
server 48.48 43.03 42017450 USD79 W
38
Intel Core i7-3840QM
Intel Core i7-3840QM
notebook Intel Socket G2 (988B)47.86 31.62 4 / 82012335 USD45 W
39
Intel Core i7-6850K
Intel Core i7-6850K
desktop Intel Socket 2011-347.74 51.73 62016550 USD140 W
40
Intel Xeon E3-1270
Intel Xeon E3-1270
server Intel Socket 115547.49 29.66 42011317 USD80 W
41
Intel Core i7-990X
Intel Core i7-990X
desktop Intel Socket 136647.43 32.74 62011350 USD130 W
42
Intel Core i7-6700T
Intel Core i7-6700T
desktop FCLGA115147.30 32.54 4 / 82015349 USD35 W
43
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v3
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v3
server Intel Socket 115045.94 34.82 42013384 USD80 W
44
Intel Xeon E3-1230 v2
Intel Xeon E3-1230 v2
server Intel Socket 115545.94 31.88 42012352 USD69 W
45
Intel Core i9-8950HK
Intel Core i9-8950HK
notebook FCBGA144045.38 52.18 6 / 122018583 USD45 W
46
Intel Core i7-3770T
Intel Core i7-3770T
desktop Intel Socket 115545.38 29.53 42012330 USD45 W
47
Intel Core i7-7820HQ
Intel Core i7-7820HQ
notebook 45.20 33.70 4 / 82017378 USD45 W
48
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v3
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v3
server Intel Socket 115045.01 35.60 42013401 USD84 W
49
Intel Core i7-5775C
Intel Core i7-5775C
desktop FCLGA115044.64 39.59 4 / 82015450 USD65 W
50
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v2
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v2
server Intel Socket 115543.71 34.00 42012395 USD77 W
51
Intel Core i7-7700T
Intel Core i7-7700T
desktop Intel Socket 115142.34 32.96 42017395 USD35 W
52
Intel Xeon E-2186M
Intel Xeon E-2186M
mobile workstation 42.03 51.64 6 / 122018623 USD45 W
53
Intel Xeon E3-1280
Intel Xeon E3-1280
server Intel Socket 115542.03 30.50 42011368 USD95 W
54
Intel Core i7-5930K
Intel Core i7-5930K
desktop Intel Socket 2011-341.66 49.09 62014598 USD140 W
55
Intel Core i9-7920X
Intel Core i9-7920X
desktop Intel Socket 206641.60 83.61 1220171020 USD140 W
56
Intel Core i7-3720QM
Intel Core i7-3720QM
notebook FCBGA1224, FCPGA98841.29 29.24 4 / 82012359 USD45 W
57
Intel Core i9-7940X
Intel Core i9-7940X
desktop Intel Socket 206641.10 91.59 1420171130 USD165 W
58
Intel Core i9-9900K
Intel Core i9-9900K
notebook 41.10 73.69 8/162018909 USD95 W
59
Intel Core i7-5850HQ
Intel Core i7-5850HQ
notebook BGA136439.80 34.05 4 / 82015434 USD47 W
60
Intel Core i7-4770T
Intel Core i7-4770T
desktop Intel Socket 115039.43 31.08 42013400 USD45 W
61
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
notebook BGA39.31 29.28 4 / 82015378 USD45 W
62
Intel Core i7-4702MQ
Intel Core i7-4702MQ
notebook rPGA38.75 25.68 4 / 82013336 USD37 W
63
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
server Intel Socket 201138.69 58.24 82013764 USD130 W
64
Intel Core i5-3550
Intel Core i5-3550
desktop FCLGA115538.38 24.98 4 / 42012330 USD77 W
65
Intel Core i7-4850HQ
Intel Core i7-4850HQ
notebook FCBGA136437.94 32.46 4 / 82013434 USD47 W
66
Intel Core i7-5960X
Intel Core i7-5960X
desktop FCLGA2011-337.88 57.42 8 / 162014769 USD140 W
67
Intel Core i7-3632QM
Intel Core i7-3632QM
notebook FCBGA1224, FCPGA98837.82 24.99 4 / 82012335 USD35 W
68
Intel Core i7-4910MQ
Intel Core i7-4910MQ
notebook rPGA37.38 33.89 4 / 82014460 USD47 W
69
Intel Core i7-4810MQ
Intel Core i7-4810MQ
notebook rPGA37.14 31.12 4 / 82014425 USD47 W
70
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v2
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v2
server Intel Socket 115537.14 24.10 42012329 USD69 W
71
Intel Core i5-3550S
Intel Core i5-3550S
desktop Intel Socket 115536.89 24.81 42012341 USD65 W
72
Intel Core i7-4700HQ
Intel Core i7-4700HQ
notebook FCBGA136436.83 27.82 4 / 82013383 USD47 W
73
AMD FX-8150
AMD FX-8150
desktop AMD Socket AM3+36.33 27.45 82011384 USD125 W
74
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
server Intel Socket 201136.02 45.77 62013645 USD130 W
75
Intel Core i7-4790S
Intel Core i7-4790S
desktop FCLGA115035.03 34.45 4 / 82014499 USD65 W
76
Intel Core i5-3330
Intel Core i5-3330
desktop Intel Socket 115534.97 21.36 42012310 USD77 W
77
AMD EPYC 7351P
AMD EPYC 7351P
server AMD Socket TR434.47 56.95 162017839 USD170 W
78
Intel Core i7-3610QM
Intel Core i7-3610QM
notebook FCPGA98834.10 26.88 4 / 82012400 USD45 W
79
Intel Xeon E5-2440 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2440 v2
server Intel Socket 136633.73 33.93 82013510 USD95 W
80
Intel Core i7-4765T
Intel Core i7-4765T
desktop Intel Socket 115033.35 26.31 42013400 USD35 W
81
Intel Xeon E5-2420
Intel Xeon E5-2420
server Intel Socket 136632.98 25.36 62012390 USD95 W
82
AMD FX-6200
AMD FX-6200
desktop AMD Socket AM3+32.92 22.06 62012340 USD125 W
83
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Core i7-4960X
desktop FCLGA201132.73 49.67 6 / 122013770 USD130 W
84
Intel Core i3-7300
Intel Core i3-7300
desktop Intel Socket 115132.49 23.17 22017362 USD51 W
85
Intel Core i7-2960XM
Intel Core i7-2960XM
notebook FCPGA98832.18 25.98 4 / 82011410 USD55 W
86
Intel Core i7-3820QM
Intel Core i7-3820QM
notebook Intel Socket G2 (988B)31.62 30.38 4 / 82012487 USD45 W
87
Intel Core i7-3940XM
Intel Core i7-3940XM
notebook FCPGA98831.49 33.46 4 / 82012539 USD55 W
88
Intel Core i7-6920HQ
Intel Core i7-6920HQ
notebook BGA30.94 34.63 4 / 82015568 USD45 W
89
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v2
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v2
server Intel Socket 115530.87 32.89 42012540 USD69 W
90
Intel Core i7-950
Intel Core i7-950
desktop Intel Socket 136630.75 20.00 4/82009330 USD130 W
91
Intel Core i7-4800MQ
Intel Core i7-4800MQ
notebook rPGA30.38 30.56 4 / 82013510 USD47 W
92
Intel Core i7-4820K
Intel Core i7-4820K
desktop Intel Socket 201129.82 35.00 42013595 USD130 W
93
Intel Xeon W-2145
Intel Xeon W-2145
mobile workstation 29.76 71.00 8/161209 USD140 W
94
Intel Core i7-4940MX
Intel Core i7-4940MX
notebook rPGA29.63 35.62 4 / 82014610 USD57 W
95
Intel Core i9-7900X
Intel Core i9-7900X
desktop FCLGA-206629.01 79.19 10 / 2020171384 USD140 W
96
Intel Xeon E5-2430 v2
Intel Xeon E5-2430 v2
server Intel Socket 136628.83 31.80 62013560 USD80 W
97
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Core i7-3960X
desktop Intel Socket 201128.77 45.39 6/122011800 USD130 W
98
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
server Intel Socket 115028.70 25.95 42013458 USD84 W
99
Intel Core i7-4960HQ
Intel Core i7-4960HQ
notebook FCBGA136428.64 35.19 4 / 82013623 USD47 W
100
Intel Core i5-6287U
Intel Core i5-6287U
notebook BGA28.52 17.10 2 / 42015304 USD28 W

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