Intel Core i7 11700 vs i7 10700

We compared two 8-core desktop CPUs: the 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7 11700 against the 2.9 GHz i7 10700. 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 10700 and 11700
Advantages of Intel Core i7 11700
  • Newer - released 11-months later
  • Newer PCI Express version – 4.0
  • 33% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1665 vs 1253 points
  • Around 4.2 GB/s (9%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
  • 2% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.9 GHz vs 4.8 GHz)

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1450
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
11090
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
20211
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1671
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
9663
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 11700 and i7 10700

General

Vendor Intel Intel
Released March 16, 2021 May 1, 2020
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Rocket Lake Comet Lake
Model number i7-11700 i7-10700
Socket LGA-1200 LGA-1200
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 750 UHD Graphics 630

Performance

Cores 8 8
Threads 16 16
Base Frequency 2.5 GHz 2.9 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.9 GHz 4.8 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 25x 29x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s 8 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 512K (per core) 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 16MB (shared) 16MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP 65 W 65 W
Max. temperature 100°C 100°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 750 Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 350 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1300 MHz 1200 MHz
Shading Units 256 192
TMUs 64 24
ROPs 32 3
Execution Units 32 24
TGP 15 W 15 W
Max. Resolution 3840x2160 - 60 Hz 4096x2304 - 60 Hz
iGPU FLOPS
0.46 TFLOPS
0.38 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-3200 DDR4-2933
Memory Size 128 GB 128 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 50 GB/s 45.8 GB/s
ECC Support No No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i7 11700 official page Intel Core i7 10700 official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 20 16

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Comments

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