Intel Core i5-7440HQ vs Core i3-1005G1

General info

Comparing Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
0.25
 
0.48
Market segment
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
Intel Core i5
 
Intel Core i3
Architecture codename
Kaby Lake
 
Ice Lake
Release date
3 January 2017
 
1 August 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$250
 
$281
Price now
$920
 
$451

Technical specs

Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
4
Base frequency
2.8 GHz
 
1.2 GHz
Maximum frequency
3.8 GHz
 
3.4 GHz
L1 cache
256 KB
 
64K (per core)
L2 cache
1 MB
 
256K (per core)
L3 cache
6 MB
 
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
10 nm
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
100 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
no data
 
72 °C
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 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
no data
 
FCBGA1526
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1. 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, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
+
 
-
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
no data
Speed Shift
+
 
+
My WiFi
+
 
no data
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
+
Hyper-Threading
+
 
+
TSX
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
Flex Memory Access
+
 
no data
SIPP
+
 
-
Smart Response
+
 
no data

Security technologies

Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
-
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
+
MPX
+
 
-
Identity Protection
+
 
-
SGX
Yes with Intel® ME
 
Yes with Intel® ME
OS Guard
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
-
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600
 
DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-3733
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
37.5 GB/s
 
59.732 GB/s

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1.
Max video memory
64 GB
 
no data
Quick Sync
+
 
+
Clear Video
+
 
no data
Clear Video HD
+
 
no data
Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 
900 MHz
InTru 3D
+
 
no data

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
3
eDP
+
 
+
DisplayPort
+
 
+
HDMI
+
 
+
DVI
+
 
no data

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
+
 
Yes, at 120Hz
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@30Hz
 
4096 x 2304
Max resolution over eDP
4096x2304@60Hz
 
5120 x 3200
Max resolution over DisplayPort
4096x2304@60Hz
 
5120 x 3200
Max resolution over VGA
N/A
 
no data

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
12
 
12
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.5

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

i5-7440HQ 6.22 +5.1%
i3-1005G1 5.92

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

i5-7440HQ 158 +0.6%
i3-1005G1 157

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

i5-7440HQ 554 +36.5%
i3-1005G1 406

wPrime 32

i5-7440HQ 10.16 +37%
i3-1005G1 13.92

x264 encoding pass 1

i5-7440HQ 182 +34.8%
i3-1005G1 135

x264 encoding pass 2

i5-7440HQ 36 +44%
i3-1005G1 25

Passmark

i5-7440HQ 5516 +4.9%
i3-1005G1 5257

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Core i5-7440HQ and Core i3-1005G1 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Core i5-7440HQ

5.1% faster in synthetic tests
More powerful video core
Higher maximum frequency (3800 vs 3400 MHz)
HyperThreading (allows one physical CPU function as two logical ones. It increases performance, since while one logical CPU is waiting for data, the second may still do useful work)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
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)
vPro (a marketing umbrella term for several Intel technologies: AMT, TXT, EDB, VT, Anti-Theft and some others)
TransactionalSynchronizationExtensionVersion
SIPP
MemoryProtectionExtensionsVersion
IdentityProtectionTechVersion

Advantages of Intel Core i3-1005G1

Much newer (1 August 2019 vs 3 January 2017)
Cheaper ($451.00 USD vs $920.00 USD)
Finer manufacturing process technology (10 vs 14 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 45 watts)
Turbo Boost 2.0 (dynamically manages an Intel CPU's voltage and core frequency, allowing them to exceed rated values for short periods of time)

So, Core i5-7440HQ or Core i3-1005G1?

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