Intel Core i5-10210U vs Core i3-1115G4

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Intel Core i5-10210U
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  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
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Games supported 90%

General info

Comparing Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating10741094
Place by popularity605
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
SeriesComet LakeIntel Tiger Lake
Architecture codenameComet Lake-U (2019−2020)Tiger Lake UP3 (2020−2021)
Release date1 September 2019 (3 years ago)1 September 2020 (2 years ago)
Current price$464 no data

Technical specs

Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores4 (Quad-Core)2 (Dual-core)
Threads84
Base clock speed1.6 GHz3 GHz
Boost clock speed4.2 GHz4.1 GHz
L1 cache64K (per core)96K (per core)
L2 cache256K (per core)1.25 MB (per core)
L3 cache6 MB (shared)6 MB (shared)
Chip lithography14 nm10 nm SuperFin
Maximum core temperature100 °C100 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)72 °C72 °C
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier--

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 compatibility with other computer components: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration11
SocketFCBGA1528FCBGA1449
Thermal design power (TDP)15 Watt28 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI++
AVX++
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Speed Shift++
My WiFi+no data
Turbo Boost Technology2.02.0
Hyper-Threading Technology++
TSX-no data
TSX++
Idle States++
Thermal Monitoring++
Flex Memory Access+no data
SIPP--

Security technologies

Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT++
EDB+no data
Secure Key+no data
MPX+no data
Identity Protection+no data
SGXYes with Intel® ME-
OS Guard++

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 are enumerated here.

AMD-V+no data
VT-d++
VT-x++
EPT++

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4DDR4, DDR4
Maximum memory size64 GB64 GB
Max memory channels22
Maximum memory bandwidth45.8 GB/sno data
ECC memory support--

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardIntel® UHD Graphics for 10th Gen Intel® Processors-
Max video memory32 GB-
Clear Video+-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 integrated GPUs.

eDP+-
DisplayPort+-
HDMI+-
DVI+-

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.

4K resolution support+-

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-10210U and Core i3-1115G4.

PCIe version3.04.0
PCI Express lanes16no data

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

i5-10210U 6.28
+1.9%
i3-1115G4 6.16
  • Passmark
  • GeekBench 5 Single-Core
  • GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core
  • 3DMark06 CPU
  • wPrime 32
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core
  • TrueCrypt AES
  • x264 encoding pass 2
  • x264 encoding pass 1

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 69%

i5-10210U 6335
+2%
i3-1115G4 6208

GeekBench 5 Single-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses only a single CPU core.

Benchmark coverage: 38%

i5-10210U 948
i3-1115G4 1151
+21.4%

GeekBench 5 Multi-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses all available CPU cores.

Benchmark coverage: 38%

i5-10210U 2912
+20.7%
i3-1115G4 2413

Cinebench R10 is an ancient ray tracing benchmark for processors by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. Its single core version uses just one CPU thread to render a futuristic looking motorcycle.

Benchmark coverage: 20%

i5-10210U 6412
i3-1115G4 8018
+25%

Cinebench Release 10 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R10 using all the processor threads. Possible number of threads is limited by 16 in this version.

Benchmark coverage: 20%

i5-10210U 16072
i3-1115G4 16265
+1.2%

3DMark06 is a discontinued DirectX 9 benchmark suite from Futuremark. Its CPU part contains two scenarios, one dedicated to artificial intelligence pathfinding, another to game physics using PhysX package.

Benchmark coverage: 19%

i5-10210U 6363
+0.5%
i3-1115G4 6331

wPrime 32M is a math multi-thread processor test, which calculates square roots of first 32 million integer numbers. Its result is measured in seconds, so that the less is benchmark result, the faster the processor.

Benchmark coverage: 19%

i5-10210U 6.78
+73.5%
i3-1115G4 11.76

Cinebench Release 15 Multi Core (sometimes called Multi-Thread) is a variant of Cinebench R15 which uses all the processor threads.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

i5-10210U 616
+24.7%
i3-1115G4 494

Cinebench R15 (standing for Release 15) is a benchmark made by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. It was superseded by later versions of Cinebench, which use more modern variants of Cinema 4D engine. The Single Core version (sometimes called Single-Thread) only uses a single processor thread to render a room full of reflective spheres and light sources.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

i5-10210U 166
i3-1115G4 193
+16.3%

TrueCrypt is a discontinued piece of software that was widely used for on-the-fly-encryption of disk partitions, now superseded by VeraCrypt. It contains several embedded performance tests, one of them being TrueCrypt AES, which measures data encryption speed using AES algorithm. Result is encryption speed in gigabytes per second.

Benchmark coverage: 13%

i5-10210U 5
+66.1%
i3-1115G4 3

x264 Pass 2 is a slower variant of x264 video compression that produces a variable bit rate output file, which results in better quality since the higher bit rate is used when it is needed more. Benchmark result is still measured in frames per second.  

Benchmark coverage: 13%

i5-10210U 44
+67.4%
i3-1115G4 26

x264 version 4.0 is a video encoding benchmark uses MPEG 4 x264 compression method to compress a sample HD (720p) video. Pass 1 is a faster variant that produces a constant bit rate output file. Its result is measured in frames per second, which means how many frames of the source video file were encoded per second.  

Benchmark coverage: 13%

i5-10210U 170
+19.7%
i3-1115G4 142

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 6.28 6.16
Recency 1 September 2019 1 September 2020
Boost clock speed 1600 3000
Base clock speed 1600 3000
Chip lithography 14 nm 10 nm
Thermal design power (TDP) 15 Watt 28 Watt

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Competitors of Core i5-10210U by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-10210U from AMD is Turion X2 RM-72, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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Competitors of Core i3-1115G4 by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i3-1115G4 from AMD is Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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