Intel Core i5 1035G1 vs i3 6100

We compared two CPUs: the 1.0 GHz Intel Core i5 1035G1 (laptop) with 4-cores against the 3.7 GHz i3 6100 (desktop) with 2-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 6100 and 1035G1
Advantages of Intel Core i5 1035G1
  • Consumes up to 71% less energy than the Core i3 6100 – 15 vs 51 Watt
  • Newer - released 4-years later
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • Has 3 MB larger L3 cache size
  • More modern manufacturing process – 10 versus 14 nanometers
  • 20% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1105 vs 923 points


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 i5 1035G1 and i3 6100


Vendor Intel Intel
Released August 1, 2019 September 1, 2015
Type Laptop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Ice Lake Skylake
Model number i5-1035G1 i3-6100
Socket BGA-1526 LGA-1151
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics G1 HD Graphics 530


Cores 4 2
Threads 8 4
Base Frequency 1.0 GHz 3.7 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 3.6 GHz -
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 10x 37x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s 8 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 6MB (shared) 3MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 14 nm
TDP 15 W 51 W
Max. temperature 100°C -


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics G1 Intel HD Graphics 530
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 1100 MHz -
Shading Units 256 -
TMUs 32 -
ROPs 4 -
TGP 15 W -
Max. Resolution 5120x3200 - 60 Hz -

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-3733 DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1600
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth - 34.1 GB/s
ECC Support No Yes


Official site Intel Core i5 1035G1 official page Intel Core i3 6100 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes - 16
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2, AVX-512 SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2

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5 (83.3%)
1 (16.7%)
Total votes: 6


So which CPU will you choose: Intel Core i3 6100 or i5 1035G1?