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Intel Celeron N4120 vs Celeron N4020

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron N4120 with 4-cores against the 1.1 GHz Celeron N4020 with 2-cores. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.

NanoReview Review

General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Consumption
The efficiency score of electricity consumption
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating

Key Differences

What are the key differences between N4020 and N4120
Advantages of Intel Celeron N4120
  • Has 2 physical cores more than the N4020


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)


Full technical specification of Intel Celeron N4120 and Celeron N4020


Vendor Intel Intel
Released November 4, 2019 November 4, 2019
Launch price 107 USD -
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Gemini Lake Refresh Gemini Lake Refresh
Model number N4120 N4020
Socket BGA-1090 BGA-1090
Integrated GPU Intel UHD Graphics 600 Intel UHD Graphics 600


Cores 4 2
Threads 4 2
Base Frequency 1.1 GHz 1.1 GHz
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 6 W 6 W
Max. temperature 105°C 105°C

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 N4120 official page Intel Celeron N4020 official page
PCI Express Version 2.0 2.0
PCI Express Lanes 6 6
Instruction Set SSE4.2 SSE4.2

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Celeron N4020 or Celeron N4120?