Intel Core i5-5675C vs Core i3-8100

General info

Comparing Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
no data
 
25.28
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Series
Intel Core i5
 
Intel Core i3
Architecture codename
Broadwell
 
Coffee Lake
Release date
15 May 2015
 
5 October 2017
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$117
Price now
no data
 
$128

Technical specs

Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
4
Number of threads
4
 
4
Base frequency
3.1 GHz
 
3.6 GHz
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
3.6 GHz
Bus support
5 GT/s
 
4 × 8 GT/s
L1 cache
256K (per core)
 
64K (per core)
L2 cache
1 MB (per core)
 
256K (per core)
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
6 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
no data
 
126 mm2
Maximum core temperature
no data
 
100 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
72 °C
 
72 °C
64 bit support
+
 
+
Unlocked
+
 
-

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 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
FCLGA1150
 
FCLGA1151
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
62 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100. 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)
+
 
+
eDRAM
128 MB
 
no data
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
-
Hyper-Threading
no data
 
-
TSX
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
FDI
+
 
no data

Security technologies

Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 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
+
 
+
Anti-Theft
+
 
no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
VT-i
-
 
no data
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
DDR4-2400
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB/s
 
37.5 GB/s
ECC memory support
-
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100.
Max video memory
32 GB
 
64 GB
Quick Sync
+
 
+
Clear Video
+
 
+
Clear Video HD
+
 
+
Graphics max frequency
1.1 GHz
 
1.1 GHz
InTru 3D
+
 
+

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
3
eDP
+
 
no data
DisplayPort
+
 
-
HDMI
+
 
-
DVI
+
 
no data
VGA
+
 
no data

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
no data
 
+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@24Hz
 
4096x2304@24Hz
Max resolution over eDP
3840x2160@60Hz
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over DisplayPort
3840x2160@60Hz
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over VGA
1920x1200@60Hz
 
no data

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.2
 
12
OpenGL
4.3
 
4.5

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
16

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

i5-5675C 7.37
i3-8100 7.84 +6.4%

Passmark

i5-5675C 5886
i3-8100 6260 +6.4%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
6.4 Mh/s
 
no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Core i5-5675C and Core i3-8100 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Core i5-5675C

More powerful video core
Higher base frequency (3100 vs 2800 MHz)
Intel 64 (64-bit Intel CPU architecture. Almost identical to AMD64, except small and rarely used nuances)
AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions - additional instructions for hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
Unlocked
TransactionalSynchronizationExtensionVersion
DisplayPortMenu
HDMIMenu

Advantages of Intel Core i3-8100

6.4% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (5 October 2017 vs 15 May 2015)
Less power hungry (62 vs 65 watts)
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
ECCMemory

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