Intel Pentium Gold 6405U vs Core i3 10110U

We compared two 2-core laptop CPUs: the 2.4 GHz Intel Pentium Gold 6405U against the 2.1 GHz Core i3 10110U. 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 10110U and 6405U
Advantages of Intel Core i3 10110U
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 66% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 962 vs 578 points
  • Newer PCI Express version – 3.0
  • Around 4.16 GB/s (11%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
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Full technical specification of Intel Pentium Gold 6405U and Core i3 10110U


Vendor Intel Intel
Released October 1, 2019 August 21, 2019
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Comet Lake Comet Lake
Model number 6405U i3-10110U
Socket BGA-1528 BGA-1528
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics UHD Graphics 620


Cores 2 2
Threads 4 4
Base Frequency 2.4 GHz 2.1 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency - 4.1 GHz
Multiplier - 21x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s 4 GT/s
L1 Cache - 64K (per core)
L2 Cache - 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 2MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier - No


Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP 15 W 15 W
Max. temperature 100°C 100°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620
GPU Base Clock - 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock - 1000 MHz
Shading Units - 192
TMUs - 24
ROPs - 3
Execution Units - 24
TGP - 15 W
Max. Resolution - 4096x2304 - 60 Hz

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 37.5 GB/s 41.66 GB/s
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Pentium Gold 6405U official page Intel Core i3 10110U official page
PCI Express Version 2.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 12 16
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2 SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Core i3 10110U or Pentium Gold 6405U?