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Intel Core i5 1135G7 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 0.9-2.4 GHz Intel Core i5 1135G7 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 1135G7
Advantages of Intel Core i5 1135G7
  • Newer - released 8-months later
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 15% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1267 vs 1097 points
  • 5% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.2 GHz vs 4 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 10 nanometers
  • Consumes up to 11% less energy than the Core i5 1135G7 – 25 vs 28 Watt

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
2263
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
2773
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
11389
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1286
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
4669

Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 1135G7 and AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released September 2, 2020 January 6, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Tiger Lake UP3 Zen 2
Model number i5-1135G7 -
Socket BGA-1449 FP6
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics G7 80EU Radeon RX Vega 6

Performance

Cores 4 6
Threads 8 6
Base Frequency 0.9-2.4 GHz 2.3 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.2 GHz 4 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 9-24x 23x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 1250K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 8MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Fabrication process 10 nm 7 nm
TDP 12-28 W 10-25 W
Max. temperature 100°C 105°C

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4267 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 i5 1135G7 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 i5 1135G7?
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I don't need a Name 28 June 2021 19:01
I think 11th gen i5 is the latest and it gives more power, so going with Intel
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LENOVO IDEA PAD GAMING 3 22 June 2021 18:53
AMD in all conditions
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pc 30 May 2021 20:09
Goin' Intel all the way
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Amd ryzen 5 4500U 14 December 2020 09:31
best in class performance
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