Intel Core i7 1260P vs AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.1 GHz Intel Core i7 1260P with 12-cores against the 2.7 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​ 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
Integrated Graphics
iGPU capabilities for gaming and 3D-intensive tasks
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating

Key Differences

What are the key differences between 6800U​ and 1260P
Advantages of Intel Core i7 1260P
  • Has 4 more physical cores
  • Has 2048 KB larger L3 cache size
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​
  • More modern manufacturing process – 6 versus 10 nanometers

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 791.6 MB/sec 827.1 MB/sec
Clang compilation 50.6 Klines/sec 65.9 Klines/sec
HTML 5 Browser 214.9 pages/sec 185.7 pages/sec
PDF Renderer 243.4 Mpixels/sec 249.6 Mpixels/sec
Text processing 185.7 pages/sec 194 pages/sec
Background blur 36.5 images/sec 33.5 images/sec
Photo processing 88.9 images/sec 72.6 images/sec
Ray tracing 13.2 Mpixels/sec 15.3 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 64.1 GOps/sec 79.6 GOps/sec
Floating point math 43.5 GOps/sec 42.9 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 66M Primes/sec 57M Primes/sec
Random string sorting 21.2M Strings/sec 26.4M Strings/sec
Data encryption 11.5 GBytes/sec 15.8 GBytes/sec
Data compression 187.5 MBytes/sec 245.5 MBytes/sec
Physics 1141 Frames/sec 1001 Frames/sec
Extended instructions 10.7B Matrices/sec 15.9B Matrices/sec
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]


Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 1260P and AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​


Vendor Intel AMD
Released February 23, 2022 January 4, 2022
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Alder Lake Zen 3+ (Rembrandt)
Model number i7-1260P -
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics (96EU) Radeon 680M


Performance Cores
P-Cores 4 8
P-Threads 8 16
Base Frequency (P) 2.1 GHz 2.7 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.7 GHz 4.7 GHz
Efficient Cores
E-Cores 8 -
E-Threads 8 -
Base Frequency (E) 1.5 GHz -
Turbo Boost Frequency (E) 3.4 GHz -
Total Cores 12 8
Total Threads 16 16
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 21x 27x
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 1280K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 18MB (shared) 16MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 6 nm
TDP (PL1) 20-28 W (configurable) 15-28 W (configurable)
Max. Boost TDP (PL2) 64 W -
Socket BGA-1744 FP7
Peak temperature 100°C 95°C


Integrated Graphics Intel Iris Xe Graphics (96EU) AMD Radeon 680M
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 2000 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1400 MHz 2200 MHz
Shading Units 768 768
TMUs 48 48
ROPs 24 32
Execution Units 96 12
TGP 15 W 15 W
3.686 TFLOPS

Memory Support

Memory types - DDR5-4800
- DDR4-3200
- LPDDR5-5200
- LPDDR4x-4267
- DDR5-4800
- LPDDR5-6400
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth - 76.8 GB/s
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Core i7 1260P official page AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​ official page
PCI Express Version 4.0 4.0
PCI Express Lanes 20 20

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So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 7 6800U​ or Intel Core i7 1260P?