Sure, cherry picking, there you go:I can cherry pick too! Wow it sure is worth almost double the cost for less performance than a $190 CPU:
But then you would be missing out on that 1% IPC increase!!! How could you leave that much performance on the table?!
The i7-7700K is like Listerine, the burn means it's working!
that´s how you effectively test a CPU. Before you jump saying "no one plays at such conditions" let me remind you of 144hz and 240hz gaming, where all the fps are important.