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Intel Core i3-10100 vs Intel Core i7-8700. Specifications, performance, tests

Overall score
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Released
Q2/2020
Intel Core i3-10100
Intel Core i3-10100
Released
Q4/2017
Overall score
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Intel Core i7-8700
Intel Core i7-8700

Differences

  • Higher clock speed
    3.60 GHz left arrow 3.20 GHz
    Around 11% better clock speed

Positions in all rankings
    • More number of cores
      6 left arrow 4
      About 1.5 times more cores
    • Higher turbo clock speed
      4.60 GHz left arrow 4.30 GHz
      Around 7 % better overclocked clock speed

    Positions in all rankings

      Specifications

      Complete list of technical specifications
      Intel Core i3-10100 Intel Core i3-10100
      Intel Core i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
      CPU generation and family
      • Segment
        Desktop / Server left arrow Desktop / Server
      • Family
        Intel Core i3 left arrow Intel Core i7
      • Generation
        10 left arrow 8
      • CPU group
        Intel Core i 10000 left arrow Intel Core i 8000
      • Predecessor
        Intel Core i3-9100 left arrow Intel Core i7-7700
      • Successor
        -- left arrow Intel Core i7-9700
      CPU Cores and Base Frequency
      • Frequency
        3.60 GHz left arrow 3.20 GHz
      • CPU Cores
        4 left arrow 6
      • Turbo (1 Core)
        4.30 GHz left arrow 4.60 GHz
      • CPU Threads
        8 left arrow 12
      • Hyperthreading
        Yes left arrow Yes
      • Overclocking
        No left arrow No
      • Core architecture
        normal left arrow normal
      Internal Graphics
      • GPU name
        Intel UHD Graphics 630 left arrow Intel UHD Graphics 630
      • GPU frequency
        0.35 GHz left arrow 0.35 GHz
      • GPU (Turbo)
        1.10 GHz left arrow 1.15 GHz
      • Execution units
        24 left arrow 24
      • Shader
        192 left arrow 192
      • Max. GPU Memory
        64 GB left arrow 64 GB
      • Max. displays
        3 left arrow 3
      • Generation
        9.5 left arrow 9.5
      • DirectX Version
        12 left arrow 12
      • Technology
        14 nm left arrow 14 nm
      • Release date
        Q4/2017 left arrow Q4/2017
      Hardware codec support
      • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • h264
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VP9
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VP8
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • AV1
        No left arrow No
      • AVC
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VC-1
        Decode left arrow Decode
      • JPEG
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      Memory & PCIe
      • Memory type
        DDR4-2666 left arrow DDR4-2666
      • Max. Memory
        128 GB left arrow 128 GB
      • ECC
        No left arrow No
      • Memory channels
        2 left arrow 2
      • PCIe version
        3.0 left arrow 3.0
      • PCIe lanes
        16 left arrow 16
      Encryption
      • AES-NI
        Yes left arrow Yes
      Thermal Management
      • TDP (PL1)
        65 W left arrow 65 W
      • Tjunction max.
        100 °C left arrow 100 °C
      Technical details
      • Instruction set (ISA)
        x86-64 (64 bit) left arrow x86-64 (64 bit)
      • Virtualization
        VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d left arrow VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
      • ISA extensions
        SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2 left arrow SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
      • L3-Cache
        6.00 MB left arrow 12.00 MB
      • Architecture
        Comet Lake S left arrow Coffee Lake S
      • Technology
        14 nm left arrow 14 nm
      • Socket
        LGA 1200 left arrow LGA 1151-2
      • Release date
        Q2/2020 left arrow Q4/2017
      Devices using this processor
      • Used in
        Unknown left arrow Unknown

      Performance tests

      Real tests CPUs
      Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
      Maxon's Cinebench R23 SC is a cross-platform test suite for macOs and Windows uses one CPU core, with no hypetrading
      Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
      Maxon's Cinebench R23 MC is a cross-platform test suite for macOs and Windows using a multi-core and hyperthreading
      Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
      Cinebench R20 SC is a high load CPU test for long tasks on a desktop or notebook PC, uses one CPU core, with no hypetrading
      Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
      Cinebench R20 MC is a high load CPU test for long tasks on a desktop or notebook PC, using a multi-core and hyperthreading
      Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
      The Cinebench R15 SC stresses the computing modules of a desktop or laptop computer to their limits and accurately determines the key performance parameters of the hardware
      Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
      The Cinebench R15 MC stresses the computing modules of a desktop or laptop computer to their limits and accurately determines the key performance parameters of the hardware
      Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
      Geekbench 5 SC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
      Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
      Geekbench 5 MC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
      iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
      The performance of the iGPU - the internal GPU in games

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