Intel Core i3 1115G4 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.7-3.0 GHz Intel Core i3 1115G4 with 2-cores against the 2.3 GHz AMD Ryzen 5 4500U 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 4500U and 1115G4
Advantages of Intel Core i3 1115G4
  • Newer - released 8-months later
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 14% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1263 vs 1112 points
  • 2% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.1 GHz vs 4 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
  • Has 4 more physical cores
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 10 nanometers
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1331
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
5961
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
11046
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1270
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
4520
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i3 1115G4 and AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released September 2, 2020 January 6, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Tiger Lake Zen 2 (Renoir)
Model number i3-1115G4 -
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics Xe G4 Radeon RX Vega 6

CPU

Performance Cores
P-Cores 2 6
P-Threads 4 6
Base Frequency (P) 1.7-3.0 GHz 2.3 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.1 GHz 4 GHz
Total
Total Cores 2 6
Total Threads 4 6
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 17-30x 23x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 96K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 1280K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 6MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Package

Fabrication process 10 nm 7 nm
Socket BGA-1449 FP6
TDP 12-28 W (configurable) 10-25 W (configurable)
Peak temperature 100°C 105°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics Xe G4 Radeon RX Vega 6
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 1250 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 384 384
TMUs 24 24
ROPs 12 8
Execution Units 48 -
TGP 15 W 15 W
iGPU FLOPS
0.84 TFLOPS

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4X-3733 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth - 68.27 GB/s
ECC Support No Yes

Misc

Official site Intel Core i3 1115G4 official page AMD Ryzen 5 4500U official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16

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Comments

So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 5 4500U or Intel Core i3 1115G4?
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Jon Thomas 14 May 2022 02:47
Do you have any information about LINUX running or failing to run on RYZEN CPUs?
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Root 14 May 2022 12:30
Linux kernel supports AMD x64 arch, so it shouldn't be any problems with that.
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