Intel Core i7 1165G7 vs AMD Ryzen 7 5800U

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 1.2-2.8 GHz Intel Core i7 1165G7 with 4-cores against the 1.9 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 5800U 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
Multi-Core Performance
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Efficiency
The efficiency score of power consumption
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating

Key Differences

What are the key differences between 5800U and 1165G7
Advantages of Intel Core i7 1165G7
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-3200 RAM
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 7% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.7 GHz vs 4.4 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 5800U
  • Has 4 more physical cores
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 10 nanometers
  • Has 4096 KB larger L3 cache size

Test in Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs across various tasks

Cinebench R23

Reputable cross-platform benchmark for high-performance processors
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

GeekBench v6

The new version of this benchmark emulates common operations often used in real-world apps
Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)
File compression 754.1 MB/sec 740.4 MB/sec
Clang compilation 29.3 Klines/sec 57.4 Klines/sec
HTML 5 Browser 140.7 pages/sec 144.7 pages/sec
PDF Renderer 155 Mpixels/sec 231.7 Mpixels/sec
Text processing 154.8 pages/sec 200.6 pages/sec
Background blur 17.9 images/sec 34.5 images/sec
Photo processing 60.1 images/sec 59.3 images/sec
Ray tracing 5.98 Mpixels/sec 13.8 Mpixels/sec
Sources: GeekBench [1], [2]


Synthetic test that focuses on raw computational performance for low-level functions
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Integer math 34.5 GOps/sec 76.3 GOps/sec
Floating point math 20.6 GOps/sec 39.9 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 48M Primes/sec 48M Primes/sec
Random string sorting 13.3M Strings/sec 24.1M Strings/sec
Data encryption 5.8 GBytes/sec 14.8 GBytes/sec
Data compression 107.8 MBytes/sec 229.1 MBytes/sec
Physics 742 Frames/sec 764 Frames/sec
Extended instructions 7.7B Matrices/sec 14.9B Matrices/sec
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]


Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 1165G7 and AMD Ryzen 7 5800U


Vendor Intel AMD
Released September 2, 2020 January 12, 2021
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Tiger Lake Zen 3 (Cezanne)
Model number i7-1165G7 -
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon RX Vega 8


Performance Cores
P-Cores 4 8
P-Threads 8 16
Base Frequency (P) 1.2-2.8 GHz 1.9 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.7 GHz 4.4 GHz
Total Cores 4 8
Total Threads 8 16
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 12-28x 19x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 96K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 1280K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 12MB (shared) 16MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 7 nm
TDP (PL1) 12-28 W (configurable) 10-25 W (configurable)
Socket BGA-1449 FP6
Peak temperature 100°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EU Radeon RX Vega 8
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 1300 MHz 2000 MHz
Shading Units 768 512
TMUs 48 32
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 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Core i7 1165G7 official page AMD Ryzen 7 5800U official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 12

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So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 7 5800U or Intel Core i7 1165G7?
Mohsen 29 April 2022 15:25
Depends on your goal... if its a game so go to the intel, otherwise choose AMD for a number of reasons, including better cooling solution, battery life, and...
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