Intel Core i9 13905H vs i7 13705H

We compared two 14-core laptop CPUs: the 2.6 GHz Intel Core i9 13905H against the 2.4 GHz i7 13705H. 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 13705H and 13905H
Advantages of Intel Core i9 13905H
  • 15% faster in a single-core Geekbench v6 test - 2770 vs 2403 points
  • 8% higher Turbo Boost frequency (5.4 GHz vs 5 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 1320 MB/sec 1160 MB/sec
Clang compilation 105.2 Klines/sec 95.1 Klines/sec
HTML 5 Browser 359.9 pages/sec 308.5 pages/sec
PDF Renderer 422.7 Mpixels/sec 366.8 Mpixels/sec
Text processing 277.1 pages/sec 249.4 pages/sec
Background blur 55.2 images/sec 51.3 images/sec
Photo processing 132.8 images/sec 118.7 images/sec
Ray tracing 23.4 Mpixels/sec 21.3 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 105.3 GOps/sec -
Floating point math 75.8 GOps/sec -
Find prime numbers 129M Primes/sec -
Random string sorting 40.1M Strings/sec -
Data encryption 22.2 GBytes/sec -
Data compression 379 MBytes/sec -
Physics 2201 Frames/sec -
Extended instructions 22.3B Matrices/sec -
Sources: PassMark [3], [4]


Full technical specification of Intel Core i9 13905H and i7 13705H


Vendor Intel Intel
Released January 3, 2023 January 4, 2023
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Raptor Lake Raptor Lake
Model number i9-13905H i7-13705H
Integrated GPU Iris Xe Graphics (96 EU) Iris Xe Graphics (96EU)


Performance Cores
P-Cores 6 6
P-Threads 12 12
Base Frequency (P) 2.6 GHz 2.4 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 5.4 GHz 5 GHz
Efficient Cores
E-Cores 8 8
E-Threads 8 8
Base Frequency (E) 1.9 GHz 1.8 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (E) 4.1 GHz 3.7 GHz
Total Cores 14 14
Total Threads 20 20
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 26x 24x
L1 Cache 80K (per core) 80K (per core)
L2 Cache 2MB (per core) 2MB (per core)
L3 Cache 24MB (shared) 24MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 10 nm
TDP (PL1) 35-45 W (configurable) 35-45 W (configurable)
Max. Boost TDP (PL2) 115 W 115 W
Socket BGA-1792 BGA-1792
Peak temperature 100°C 100°C


Integrated Graphics Intel Iris Xe Graphics (96 EU) Intel Iris Xe Graphics (96EU)
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1500 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 768 768
TMUs 48 48
ROPs 24 24
Execution Units 96 96
TGP 15 W 15 W

Memory Support

Memory types - DDR5-5200
- DDR4-3200
- LPDDR5-6400
- LPDDR5x-6400
- LPDDR4x-4267
- DDR5-5200
- DDR4-3200
- LPDDR5-6400
- LPDDR5x-6400
- LPDDR4x-4267
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Core i9 13905H official page Intel Core i7 13705H official page
PCI Express Version 5.0 5.0
PCI Express Lanes 28 -

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Core i7 13705H or i9 13905H?