Intel Core i3 10100 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4600G

We compared two desktop CPUs: the 3.6 GHz Intel Core i3 10100 with 4-cores against the 3.7 GHz AMD Ryzen 5 4600G with 6-cores. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.

Review

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

Key Differences

What are the key differences between 4600G and 10100
Advantages of Intel Core i3 10100
  • Supports up to 128 GB DDR4-2666 RAM
  • 2% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.3 GHz vs 4.2 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 14 nanometers
  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
  • Around 2.11 GB/s (5%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
  • 14% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1190 vs 1045 points

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
9366
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
15723
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1191
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
5894
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i3 10100 and AMD Ryzen 5 4600G

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released May 1, 2020 July 21, 2020
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Comet Lake-S Zen 2
Model number i3-10100 -
Socket LGA-1200 AM4
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 630 Radeon Vega 7

Performance

Cores 4 6
Threads 8 12
Base Frequency 3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.3 GHz 4.2 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 36x 37x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s -
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 96K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 6MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No Yes

Power

Transistors - 4.9 billions
Fabrication process 14 nm 7 nm
TDP 65 W 45-65 W
Max. temperature 100°C 95°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Radeon Vega 7
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1100 MHz 1900 MHz
Shading Units 192 448
TMUs 24 28
ROPs 3 7
Execution Units 24 -
TGP 15 W 10-45 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 60 Hz -
iGPU FLOPS
0.38 TFLOPS
1.108 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2666 DDR4-3200
Memory Size 128 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 41.6 GB/s 43.71 GB/s
ECC Support No No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i3 10100 official page AMD Ryzen 5 4600G official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 12

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