Intel Core i7 13650HX vs i5 13600H

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7 13650HX with 14-cores against the 2.8 GHz i5 13600H with 12-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 13600H and 13650HX
Advantages of Intel Core i7 13650HX
  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Supports up to 128 GB DDR5-4800 RAM
  • Has 6144 KB larger L3 cache size
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • 9% faster in a single-core Geekbench v6 test - 2506 vs 2298 points
  • 2% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.9 GHz vs 4.8 GHz)

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 1110 MB/sec 773 MB/sec
Clang compilation 114.3 Klines/sec 80 Klines/sec
HTML 5 Browser 304.2 pages/sec 208.7 pages/sec
PDF Renderer 375.7 Mpixels/sec 293.4 Mpixels/sec
Text processing 254.7 pages/sec 238.2 pages/sec
Background blur 57.6 images/sec 34.4 images/sec
Photo processing 111.7 images/sec 69.9 images/sec
Ray tracing 26.3 Mpixels/sec 17.7 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 107.1 GOps/sec 84.4 GOps/sec
Floating point math 78.2 GOps/sec 61.3 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 103M Primes/sec 103M Primes/sec
Random string sorting 43.9M Strings/sec 31.9M Strings/sec
Data encryption 22.7 GBytes/sec 17.1 GBytes/sec
Data compression 405.9 MBytes/sec 283.6 MBytes/sec
Physics 1745 Frames/sec 1750 Frames/sec
Extended instructions 24.6B Matrices/sec 17.1B Matrices/sec
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]


Full technical specification of Intel Core i7 13650HX and i5 13600H


Vendor Intel Intel
Released January 3, 2023 January 3, 2023
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Raptor Lake Raptor Lake
Model number i7-13650HX i5-13600H
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics (16EU) Iris Xe Graphics (80EU)


Performance Cores
P-Cores 6 4
P-Threads 12 8
Base Frequency (P) 2.6 GHz 2.8 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.9 GHz 4.8 GHz
Efficient Cores
E-Cores 8 8
E-Threads 8 8
Base Frequency (E) 1.9 GHz 2.1 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (E) 3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Total Cores 14 12
Total Threads 20 16
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 26x 28x
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 80K (per core)
L2 Cache 2MB (per core) 2MB (per core)
L3 Cache 24MB (shared) 18MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier Yes No


Fabrication process 10 nm 10 nm
TDP (PL1) 45-55 W (configurable) 35-45 W (configurable)
Max. Boost TDP (PL2) 157 W 95 W
Socket BGA-1964 BGA-1744
Peak temperature 100°C 100°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics (16EU) Intel Iris Xe Graphics (80EU)
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1550 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 128 640
TMUs 16 40
ROPs 8 20
Execution Units 16 80
TGP 15 W 15 W
0.382 TFLOPS

Memory Support

Memory types - DDR5-4800
- DDR4-3200
- DDR5-5200
- DDR4-3200
- LPDDR5-6400
- LPDDR5x-6400
- LPDDR4x-4267
Memory Size 128 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 76.8 GB/s -
ECC Support Yes No


Official site Intel Core i7 13650HX official page Intel Core i5 13600H official page
PCI Express Version 5.0 5.0
PCI Express Lanes 20 28

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