Intel Core i5 11260H vs AMD Ryzen 7 5700U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.1-2.6 GHz Intel Core i5 11260H with 6-cores against the 1.8 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 5700U with 8-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 5700U and 11260H
Advantages of Intel Core i5 11260H
  • Supports up to 128 GB DDR4-3200 RAM
  • Has 4 MB larger L3 cache size
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 16% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1371 vs 1178 points
  • 2% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.4 GHz vs 4.3 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 5700U
  • Consumes up to 44% less energy than the Core i5 11260H – 25 vs 45 Watt
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 10 nanometers
  • Has 2 more physical cores


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)
By purchasing through links on this site, we may receive a commission from Amazon. This does not affect our assessment methodology.


Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 11260H and AMD Ryzen 7 5700U


Vendor Intel AMD
Released May 11, 2021 January 12, 2021
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Tiger Lake H45 Lucienne
Model number i5-11260H -
Socket BGA-1787 FP6
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics for 11th Gen (16 EU) Radeon RX Vega 8


Cores 6 8
Threads 12 16
Base Frequency 2.1-2.6 GHz 1.8 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.4 GHz 4.3 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 21-26x 18x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s -
L1 Cache 96K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 1280K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 12MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 7 nm
TDP 35-45 W 10-25 W
Max. temperature 100°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics for 11th Gen (16 EU) Radeon RX Vega 8
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 1400 MHz 1900 MHz
Shading Units 128 512
TMUs 16 32
ROPs 8 8
Execution Units 16 -
TGP 15 W 15 W
0.382 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 128 GB 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 51.2 GB/s -
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Core i5 11260H official page AMD Ryzen 7 5700U official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 20 12

Cast your vote

Choose between two processors
9 (60%)
6 (40%)
Total votes: 15


So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 7 5700U or Intel Core i5 11260H?