Intel Core i3-4110M vs Core i3-7020U

Intel Core i3-4110M
Intel Core i3-7020U

General info

Comparing Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
Intel Core i3
 
Intel Core i3
Architecture codename
Haswell
 
Kaby Lake
Release date
14 April 2014
 
30 August 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
$225
 
$281

Technical specs

Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
4
Maximum frequency
2.6 GHz
 
2.3 GHz
L1 cache
128 KB
 
128 KB
L2 cache
512 KB
 
512 KB
L3 cache
3 MB
 
3 MB
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
130 mm2
 
no data
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
100 °C
Transistor count
960 Million
 
no data
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
1
Socket
FCPGA946
 
FC-BGA1356, FCBGA1356
Power consumption (TDP)
37 Watt
 
15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
-
 
-
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Speed Shift
no data
 
+
My WiFi
no data
 
+
Turbo Boost
-
 
-
Hyper-Threading
+
 
+
Idle States
no data
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
Flex Memory Access
no data
 
+
Smart Response
no data
 
+

Security technologies

Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
-
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
+
MPX
-
 
+
Identity Protection
+
 
+
SGX
no data
 
Yes with Intel® ME
OS Guard
no data
 
+
Anti-Theft
+
 
no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+
VT-d
-
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
32 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB/s
 
34.1 GB/s

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U.
Max video memory
2 GB
 
32 GB
Quick Sync
+
 
+
Clear Video
no data
 
+
Clear Video HD
no data
 
+
Graphics max frequency
1.1 GHz
 
1 GHz
InTru 3D
+
 
+

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
3
eDP
+
 
+
DisplayPort
+
 
+
HDMI
+
 
+
DVI
no data
 
+
VGA
+
 
no data

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
no data
 
+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
3840x2160@60Hz
 
4096x2304@24Hz
Max resolution over eDP
no data
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over DisplayPort
3840x2160@60Hz
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over VGA
2880x1800@60Hz
 
no data

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.2/12
 
12
OpenGL
4.3
 
4.5

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U.
PCIe revision
2
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
12

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

i3-4110M 3.21 +0.9%
i3-7020U 3.18

Passmark

i3-4110M 2613 +1.1%
i3-7020U 2584

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Core i3-4110M and Core i3-7020U are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Core i3-4110M

0.9% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($225 vs $281)

Advantages of Intel Core i3-7020U

Much newer (30 August 2016 vs 14 April 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 22 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 37 watts)
MMX (MultiMedia Extensions - the very first (1996) SIMD instruction expansion for Intel desktop CPUs, works with 64-bit registers)
SSE (Streaming SIMD Instructions - a SIMD instruction extension working with 128-bit registers)
AES (Advanced Encryption Standard instructions set - hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption. Speeds up encryption software, e.g. Veracrypt)
x86-64 (a general name for 64-bit extension of x86 instruction set. There are AMD64 and Intel 64 versions that differ very little)
MemoryProtectionExtensionsVersion

So, Core i3-4110M or Core i3-7020U?

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