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Intel Pentium Gold G5400 vs Pentium G4560

We compared two 2-core desktop CPUs: the 3.7 GHz Intel Pentium Gold G5400 against the 3.5 GHz Pentium G4560. 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 G4560 and G5400
Advantages of Intel Pentium Gold G5400
  • More powerful Intel UHD Graphics 610 integrated graphics: 0.2 vs 0.06 TFLOPS
  • Newer - released 1-year and 4-months later
  • Has 1 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 11% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 968 vs 875 points
  • Around 1.74 GB/s (5%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
Advantages of Intel Pentium G4560
  • Consumes up to 7% less energy than the Pentium Gold G5400 – 54 vs 58 Watt

Benchmarks

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)

Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Pentium Gold G5400 and Pentium G4560

General

Vendor Intel Intel
Released April 3, 2018 January 3, 2017
Launch price 64 USD 64 USD
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Coffee Lake Kaby Lake
Model number G5400 G4560
Socket LGA-1151 LGA-1151
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 610 HD Graphics 610

Performance

Cores 2 2
Threads 4 4
Base Frequency 3.7 GHz 3.5 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 37x 35x
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) 3MB (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 HD Graphics 610
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 200 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1050 MHz 300 MHz
Shading Units 96 96
TMUs 12 12
ROPs 2 2
Execution Units 12 12
TGP 15 W 5 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 30 Hz 4096x2304 - 30 Hz
iGPU FLOPS
0.2 TFLOPS
0.06 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400 DDR4-2400, DDR3L-1600
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 37.5 GB/s 35.76 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes

Misc

Official site Intel Pentium Gold G5400 official page Intel Pentium G4560 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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Total votes: 13

Comments

So which CPU will you choose: Intel Pentium G4560 or Gold G5400?