Originally Posted by Insan1tyOne
So these new CPUs (Cascade Lake) are Skylake + DLBoost, and the 9900k (Coffee Lake) is just plain Skylake. In terms of process improvement, which micro-architecture is better? Cascade Lake or Coffee Lake? Cascade Lake is newer but that doesn't always mean better.
Coffee lake is ring bus but then if the application or game doesnt get performance impact due to cache then CSL-X is fine, but if it isnt the case then Coffee lake should perform better
9900k doesnt have AVX512 it seems