Intel Pentium Silver N6005 vs Celeron N5100

We compared two 4-core laptop CPUs: the 2.0 GHz Intel Pentium Silver N6005 against the 1.1 GHz Celeron N5100. 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 N5100 and N6005
Advantages of Intel Pentium Silver N6005
  • 20% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 740 vs 617 points
Advantages of Intel Celeron N5100
  • Consumes up to 40% less energy than the Pentium Silver N6005 – 6 vs 10 Watt


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 Silver N6005 and Celeron N5100


Vendor Intel Intel
Released January 11, 2021 January 11, 2021
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Jasper Lake Jasper Lake
Model number N6005 N5100
Socket BGA-1338 BGA-1338
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 32 EUs UHD Graphics (Jasper Lake 24 EU)


Cores 4 4
Threads 4 4
Base Frequency 2.0 GHz 1.1 GHz
Bus frequency - 100 MHz
Multiplier 20x 11x
L2 Cache 384K (per core) 384K (per core)
L3 Cache 4MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 10 nm 10 nm
TDP 10 W 6 W
Max. temperature 105°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 32 EUs Intel UHD Graphics (Jasper Lake 24 EU)
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 900 MHz 800 MHz
Shading Units 256 256
TMUs 16 16
ROPs 8 8
Execution Units 32 24
TGP 10 W 10 W

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2666, LPDDR4x-2933 DDR4-2933, LPDDR4x-2933
Memory Size 16 GB 16 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
ECC Support No No


Official site Intel Pentium Silver N6005 official page Intel Celeron N5100 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 8 8

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So which CPU will you choose: Intel Celeron N5100 or Pentium Silver N6005?