Intel Core i3 8100 vs AMD Ryzen 3 3200G

We compared two 4-core desktop CPUs: the 3.6 GHz Intel Core i3 8100 against the 3.6 GHz AMD Ryzen 3 3200G. 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 3200G and 8100
Advantages of Intel Core i3 8100
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 3200G
  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Newer - released 2-years later
  • More modern manufacturing process – 12 versus 14 nanometers
  • Around 6.21 GB/s (17%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
3617
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
2246
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
7241
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
3362
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i3 8100 and AMD Ryzen 3 3200G

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released October 5, 2017 September 30, 2019
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Coffee Lake Picasso
Model number i3-8100 -
Socket LGA-1151 AM4
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 630 Radeon Vega 8

Performance

Cores 4 4
Threads 4 4
Base Frequency 3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency - 4 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 28x 36x
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) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No Yes

Power

Transistors - 4.9 billions
Fabrication process 14 nm 12 nm
TDP 65 W 45-65 W
Max. temperature 100°C 95°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Radeon Vega 8
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1100 MHz 1250 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
iGPU FLOPS
0.38 TFLOPS
1.13 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400 DDR4-2933
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 37.5 GB/s 43.71 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes

Misc

Official site Intel Core i3 8100 official page AMD Ryzen 3 3200G official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 8
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2 -

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