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How can I evaluate processor performance when comparing processors?

There are more parameters when comparing and choosing CPUs. Also lets not forget that performance depends on what we do. Lets bring list of parameters which can affect performance (sorted by ...
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How can I evaluate processor performance when comparing processors?

The most obvious way is just to simply benchmark the two against each other. If you have a machine with each processor installed, or one machine with the ability to change the processor, then you can ...
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Which processor has a better performance the fx series or the ryzen series?

TL;DR: Ryzen, unless you plan on never, ever touching this computer after building it. Let's take a quick look at the advantages/disadvantages: Ryzen | FX –––––––––––––––...
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Which Intel CPU? 3.3GHz x 6 or 4GHz x 4

This could help you find your answer. As you can see for photo editing the 6700k is pretty good but not the best As you can see here, the 5960x does beat it quite often then not but it's also 3 ...
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How can I evaluate processor performance when comparing processors?

The other answers are technically correct, but are IMHO unlikely to help. The benchmark you care the most about is your real-life usage of the processor. Watch yourself using the processor and watch ...
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What is the best choice for car speedometer?

I was wondering how the real systems do start immediately? They don't? A simple Google search reveals, for instance, that Tesla boot time is ways longer than the one of a Raspberry Pi. I'm not even ...
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Which processor has a better performance the fx series or the ryzen series?

Ryzen has the clear advantage. How good a CPU is isn't only affected by the number of cores. There is much more to CPUs than that. Ryzen does way better in both multi-threaded and single-threaded ...
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Which processor has a better performance the fx series or the ryzen series?

Ryzen series chips actually have the edge right now against Intel's offerings when dealing with multi-threaded workloads. Yes, they are great for gaming, but they're great for production as well. ...
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cheapest ARM computer capable of running a Linux Desktop smoothly

If you have some DDR3 RAM and a PSU and case laying around, you might consider upgrading from ARM to x86, which would be a real boost not only to your single-threaded performance, but also to your ...
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