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Intel Core i7 1165G7 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.2-2.8 GHz Intel Core i7 1165G7 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.


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 4500U and 1165G7
Advantages of Intel Core i7 1165G7
  • Newer - released 8-months later
  • Has 4 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 36% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1458 vs 1073 points
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 18% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.7 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 i7 1165G7 – 25 vs 28 Watt


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 i7 1165G7 and AMD Ryzen 5 4500U


Vendor Intel AMD
Released September 2, 2020 January 6, 2020
Launch price 426 USD -
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Tiger Lake UP3 Zen 2
Model number i7-1165G7 -
Socket BGA-1449 FP6
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon RX Vega 6


Cores 4 6
Threads 8 6
Base Frequency 1.2-2.8 GHz 2.3 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.7 GHz 4 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 12-28x 23x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 1250K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 12MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


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


Integrated Graphics Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon RX Vega 6
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 0 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1100-1400 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 768 384
TMUs 48 24
ROPs 24 8
Execution Units 96 -
TGP 15 W 15 W

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4x-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


Official site Intel Core i7 1165G7 official page AMD Ryzen 5 4500U official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16

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Total votes: 426


So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 5 4500U or Intel Core i7 1165G7?
Shreyas Honrao 17 August 2021 08:27
I personally like Intel Core i7 1165G7 more, but due to low budget issue, i have purchased AMD Ryzen 5 4500U.
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