Intel Pentium Gold G5400 vs Celeron G4900

We compared two 2-core desktop CPUs: the 3.7 GHz Intel Pentium Gold G5400 against the 3.1 GHz Celeron G4900. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.

Review

General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Performance
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 G4900 and G5400
Advantages of Intel Pentium Gold G5400
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 23% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 944 vs 768 points
Advantages of Intel Celeron G4900
  • Consumes up to 7% less energy than the Pentium Gold G5400 – 54 vs 58 Watt

Benchmarks

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

Full technical specification of Intel Pentium Gold G5400 and Celeron G4900

General

Vendor Intel Intel
Released April 3, 2018 April 3, 2018
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Coffee Lake Coffee Lake
Model number G5400 G4900
Socket LGA-1151 LGA-1151
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 610 UHD Graphics 610

Performance

Cores 2 2
Threads 4 2
Base Frequency 3.7 GHz 3.1 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 37x 31x
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 4MB (shared) 2MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP 58 W 54 W
Max. temperature 100°C 100°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 610 Intel UHD Graphics 610
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 350 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1050 MHz 1050 MHz
Shading Units 96 96
TMUs 12 12
ROPs 2 2
Execution Units 12 12
TGP 15 W 15 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 30 Hz 4096x2304 - 30 Hz
iGPU FLOPS
0.2 TFLOPS
0.2 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400 DDR4-2400
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 37.5 GB/s 37.5 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes

Misc

Official site Intel Pentium Gold G5400 official page Intel Celeron G4900 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2 SSE4.1, SSE4.2

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Celeron G4900 or Pentium Gold G5400?
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