Intel Celeron N4020 vs Celeron J4125

We compared two CPUs: the 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron N4020 (laptop) with 2-cores against the 2.0 GHz Celeron J4125 (desktop) with 4-cores. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.


General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Multi-Core Performance
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Efficiency
The efficiency score of power consumption
Integrated Graphics
iGPU capabilities for gaming and 3D-intensive tasks
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating
The "iGPU" and "Power Efficiency" have a minor impact on the NanoReview Score when comparing desktop CPUs.

Key Differences

What are the key differences between J4125 and N4020
Advantages of Intel Celeron J4125
  • Has 2 more physical cores

Test in Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs across various tasks

Cinebench R23

Reputable cross-platform benchmark for high-performance processors
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)


Synthetic test that focuses on raw computational performance for low-level functions
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Integer math 5.8 GOps/sec 11.7 GOps/sec
Floating point math 3.1 GOps/sec 6.3 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 5M Primes/sec 7M Primes/sec
Random string sorting 2.6M Strings/sec 5.3M Strings/sec
Data encryption 0.9 GBytes/sec 1.8 GBytes/sec
Data compression 21.4 MBytes/sec 41.7 MBytes/sec
Physics 122 Frames/sec 211 Frames/sec
Extended instructions 0.6B Matrices/sec 1.2B Matrices/sec
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]

Value for money

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Full technical specification of Intel Celeron N4020 and Celeron J4125


Vendor Intel Intel
Released November 4, 2019 November 4, 2019
Type Laptop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Model number N4020 J4125
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 600 UHD Graphics 600


Performance Cores
P-Cores 2 4
P-Threads 2 4
Base Frequency (P) 1.1 GHz 2.0 GHz
Total Cores 2 4
Total Threads 2 4
Multiplier - 20x
L1 Cache 32K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 4MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP (PL1) 6 W 10 W
Socket BGA-1090 BGA-1090
Peak temperature 105°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 600 Intel UHD Graphics 600
GPU Base Clock 200 MHz 200 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 650 MHz 750 MHz
Shading Units 96 96
TMUs 12 12
ROPs 2 2
Execution Units 12 12
TGP 5 W 5 W
Max. Resolution 3840x2160 - 30 Hz 3840x2160 - 30 Hz

Memory Support

Memory types - DDR4-2400
- LPDDR4-2400
- DDR4-2400
- LPDDR4-2400
Memory Size 8 GB 8 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Celeron N4020 official page Intel Celeron J4125 official page
PCI Express Version 2.0 2.0
PCI Express Lanes 6 6
Extended instructions SSE4.2 SSE4.2

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Celeron J4125 or Celeron N4020?