Core i7-11700 vs Core i7-11700F comparison
In our benchmarks, the Core i7-11700 beats the Core i7-11700F in overall performance. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Core i7-11700F in all gaming tests too.
Info from our database shows that they both have the same core count and the same number of threads. According to our data, the Core i7-11700 and Core i7-11700F have the same clock speed. Furthermore, both these CPUs have identical turbo speeds. The Core i7-11700F outputs less heat than Core i7-11700 thanks to a significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption. In terms of cache, both these CPUs have the same amount of L2 cache and L3 cache.
The more cores a CPU has, the better the overall performance will be in parallel workloads such as multitasking. Many CPUs have more threads than cores, this means that each physical core is split into multiple logical cores, making them more efficient. Indeed, the Core i7-11700 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.