Intel Core i5-1140G7: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i5-1140G7


Intel started Intel Core i5-1140G7 sales 2 September 2020. This is Tiger Lake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 10 nm SuperFin manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4200 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is BGA1598 processor with a TDP of 15 Watt. It supports LPDDR4x-4267 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 12.42 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Core i5-1140G7 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

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Market segment
Tiger Lake
Architecture codename
Tiger Lake
Launch date
2 September 2020 (less than a year ago)

Technical specs

Basic processor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores
Base clock speed
1.8 GHz
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed
4.2 GHz
L1 cache
320 KB
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
5 MB
L3 cache
8 MB
Chip lithography
10 nm SuperFin
of 5 (Apple M1)
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support


Information on Core i5-1140G7 compatibility with other computer components and devices: 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.

Number of CPUs in a configuration
Thermal design power (TDP)
15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Core i5-1140G7. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Speed Shift
Turbo Boost Technology
Hyper-Threading Technology
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring

Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

OS Guard

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-1140G7's memory controller.

Supported memory types
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
32 GB
Max memory channels

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i5-1140G7.

Integrated graphics card
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
Quick Sync Video
Clear Video HD
Graphics max frequency
1.1 GHz
Execution Units

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-1140G7's integrated GPU.

Number of displays supported

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-1140G7's integrated GPU, including resolutions over different interfaces.

Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
Max resolution over eDP
Max resolution over DisplayPort

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-1140G7's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.


Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Core i5-1140G7. Overall benchmark performance 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.



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


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i5-1140G7 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-1140G7 from AMD is Ryzen 5 4500U, which is faster by 4% and higher by 15 positions in our rating.

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