Intel Core i5 7200U vs i3 1115G4

We compared two 2-core laptop CPUs: the 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5 7200U against the 1.7-3.0 GHz i3 1115G4. 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
Multi-Core 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 1115G4 and 7200U
Advantages of Intel Core i3 1115G4
  • Newer - released 4-years and 1-month later
  • Has 3072 KB larger L3 cache size
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-3200 RAM
  • 63% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1263 vs 773 points
  • More modern manufacturing process – 10 versus 14 nanometers
  • 32% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.1 GHz vs 3.1 GHz)
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0


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)


Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 7200U and i3 1115G4


Vendor Intel Intel
Released August 30, 2016 September 2, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Kaby Lake Tiger Lake
Model number i5-7200U i3-1115G4
Integrated GPU HD Graphics 620 UHD Graphics Xe G4


Performance Cores
P-Cores 2 2
P-Threads 4 4
Base Frequency (P) 2.5 GHz 1.7-3.0 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 3.1 GHz 4.1 GHz
Total Cores 2 2
Total Threads 4 4
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 25x 17-30x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s 4 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 96K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 1280K (per core)
L3 Cache 3MB (shared) 6MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 14 nm 10 nm
Socket BGA-1356 BGA-1449
TDP 15 W 12-28 W (configurable)
Peak temperature 100°C 100°C


Integrated Graphics Intel HD Graphics 620 Intel UHD Graphics Xe G4
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1000 MHz 1250 MHz
Shading Units 192 384
TMUs 24 24
ROPs 3 12
Execution Units 24 48
TGP 15 W 15 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 60 Hz -

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4X-3733
Memory Size 32 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 34.1 GB/s -
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Core i5 7200U official page Intel Core i3 1115G4 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 4.0
PCI Express Lanes 12 16
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2 -

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