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Intel Pentium G4600 vs Celeron G3930

We compared two 2-core desktop CPUs: the 3.6 GHz Intel Pentium G4600 against the 2.9 GHz Celeron G3930. 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
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 G3930 and G4600
Advantages of Intel Pentium G4600
  • Has 1 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 14% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 805 vs 708 points


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)


Full technical specification of Intel Pentium G4600 and Celeron G3930


Vendor Intel Intel
Released January 3, 2017 January 3, 2017
Launch price 82 USD 42 USD
Type Desktop Desktop
Codename Kaby Lake Kaby Lake
Model number G4600 G3930
Socket LGA-1151 LGA-1151
Integrated GPU Intel HD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics 610


Cores 2 2
Threads 4 2
Base Frequency 3.6 GHz 2.9 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 36x 29x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s 8 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 3MB (shared) 2MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP 51 W 51 W
Max. temperature 100°C 100°C

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1600
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 35.76 GB/s 35.76 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes


Official site Intel Pentium G4600 official page Intel Celeron G3930 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16
Instruction Set SSE4.1, SSE4.2 SSE4.1, SSE4.2

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