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Intel Core i5 1035G4 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.1 GHz Intel Core i5 1035G4 with 4-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 1035G4
Advantages of Intel Core i5 1035G4
  • 11% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1175 vs 1058 points
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 10 nanometers
  • Newer - released 5-months later
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
  • Around 12.64 GB/s (23%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
  • 8% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4 GHz vs 3.7 GHz)

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
1986
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
11324
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1181
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
4100

Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 1035G4 and AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released August 1, 2019 January 6, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Ice Lake Zen 2
Model number i5-1035G4 -
Socket BGA-1526 FP6
Integrated GPU Intel Iris Plus Graphics G4 Radeon RX Vega 6

Performance

Cores 4 6
Threads 8 6
Base Frequency 1.1 GHz 2.3 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 3.7 GHz 4 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 11x 23x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 6MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Fabrication process 10 nm 7 nm
TDP 15 W 15 W
Max. temperature 100°C 105°C

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 55.63 GB/s 68.27 GB/s
ECC Support No No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i5 1035G4 official page AMD Ryzen 5 4500U official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes - 16
Instruction Set SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2, AVX-512 -

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Comments

So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 5 4500U or Intel Core i5 1035G4?