Intel Core i7 1165G7 vs AMD Ryzen 7 4700U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.2-2.8 GHz Intel Core i7 1165G7 with 4-cores against the 2.0 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 4700U 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 4700U and 1165G7
Advantages of Intel Core i7 1165G7
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-3200 RAM
  • Newer - released 8-months later
  • Has 4 MB larger L3 cache size
  • More powerful Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU integrated graphics: 1.69 vs 1.108 TFLOPS
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 32% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1460 vs 1108 points
  • 15% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.7 GHz vs 4.1 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 4700U
  • Has 4 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)
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Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 1165G7 and AMD Ryzen 7 4700U


Vendor Intel AMD
Released September 2, 2020 January 6, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Tiger Lake UP3 Zen 2
Model number i7-1165G7 -
Socket BGA-1449 FP6
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon Vega 7


Cores 4 8
Threads 8 8
Base Frequency 1.2-2.8 GHz 2.0 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.7 GHz 4.1 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 12-28x 20x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 96K (per core) 32K (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 12-28 W 10-25 W
Max. temperature 100°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon Vega 7
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1100-1400 MHz 1600 MHz
Shading Units 768 448
TMUs 48 28
ROPs 24 7
Execution Units 96 -
TGP 15 W 10-45 W
1.108 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4x-4267 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 64 GB 32 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 7 4700U official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16

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So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 7 4700U or Intel Core i7 1165G7?
Hamada 18 November 2021 18:52
Would you please, tell me about heat treatment & resistance for both ?! 😊
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i7 11th 17 September 2021 09:34
i7 11th is far better and it has the longer life.
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Unknown 20 April 2021 11:46
Based on quick analysis on 20-Apr-2021, I find Ryzen 7 is far more affortable and extreme value for money.
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ryzen❤😍 09 January 2021 06:51
More affordable and far better performance than an overly hyped brand
+147 Reply
i7 11th gen 11 December 2020 11:42
best in class due to performance
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correct 23 May 2021 09:59
You are abosolutely correct. You seem to know your stuff. With twice the power, it's slower in real life use.
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