Intel Pentium Silver N5030: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium Silver N5030


Intel started Intel Pentium Silver N5030 sales 4 November 2019. This is Gemini Lake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1090 processor with a TDP of 6 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.05 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Pentium Silver N5030 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Intel Gemini Lake
Architecture codename
Gemini Lake
Release date
4 November 2019

Technical specs

Pentium Silver N5030's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium Silver N5030's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
3.1 GHz
L2 cache
4 MB
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
64 bit support


Information on Pentium Silver N5030 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
6 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium Silver N5030. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Pentium Silver N5030.
Integrated graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 605 (200 - 750 MHz)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium Silver N5030. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium Silver N5030 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium Silver N5030 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium Silver N5030 from AMD is E1-2500, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

User rating

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