Intel Core i3 10110U vs AMD Ryzen 5 3500U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.1 GHz Intel Core i3 10110U with 2-cores against the 2.1 GHz AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 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
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 3500U and 10110U
Advantages of Intel Core i3 10110U
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-2666 RAM
  • 76% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 973 vs 554 points
  • Newer - released 8-months later
  • Around 5.9 GB/s (16%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
  • 11% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.1 GHz vs 3.7 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • More modern manufacturing process – 12 versus 14 nanometers


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
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Full technical specification of Intel Core i3 10110U and AMD Ryzen 5 3500U


Vendor Intel AMD
Released August 21, 2019 January 6, 2019
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Comet Lake Zen+ (Picasso)
Model number i3-10110U -
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 620 Radeon Vega 8


Performance Cores
P-Cores 2 4
P-Threads 4 8
Base Frequency (P) 2.1 GHz 2.1 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.1 GHz 3.7 GHz
Total Cores 2 4
Total Threads 4 8
Bus Frequency - 100 MHz
Multiplier 21x 21x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 96K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 4MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Transistors - 4.9 billions
Fabrication process 14 nm 12 nm
Socket BGA-1528 FP5
TDP 15 W 12-35 W (configurable)
Peak temperature 100°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620 Radeon Vega 8
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1000 MHz 1200 MHz
Shading Units 192 512
TMUs 24 32
ROPs 3 8
Execution Units 24 8
TGP 15 W 65 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 60 Hz 3840x2160 - 60 Hz

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4-2400
Memory Size 64 GB 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 41.66 GB/s 35.76 GB/s
ECC Support No Yes


Official site Intel Core i3 10110U official page AMD Ryzen 5 3500U official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 12
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2 -

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