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Intel Core i7 1065G7 vs i5 10210U

We compared two 4-core laptop CPUs: the 1.3 GHz Intel Core i7 1065G7 against the 1.6 GHz i5 10210U. 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 10210U and 1065G7
Advantages of Intel Core i7 1065G7
  • More modern manufacturing process – 10 versus 14 nanometers
  • 37% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1195 vs 870 points
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
Advantages of Intel Core i5 10210U
  • 8% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.2 GHz vs 3.9 GHz)

Benchmarks

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

Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 1065G7 and i5 10210U

General

Vendor Intel Intel
Released August 1, 2019 August 21, 2019
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Ice Lake Comet Lake
Model number i7-1065G7 i5-10210U
Socket BGA-1526 BGA-1528
Integrated GPU Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 Intel UHD Graphics 620

Performance

Cores 4 4
Threads 8 8
Base Frequency 1.3 GHz 1.6 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 3.9 GHz 4.2 GHz
Bus frequency - 100 MHz
Multiplier 13x 16x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s 4 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 8MB (shared) 6MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

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

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-3733 DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth - 41.66 GB/s
ECC Support No No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i7 1065G7 official page Intel Core i5 10210U official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes - 16
Instruction Set SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2, AVX-512 SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2

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Comments

So which CPU will you choose: Intel Core i5 10210U or i7 1065G7?