AMD Ryzen 5 3500U vs Intel Core i7-7820EQ
Comparing Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
128K (per core)
512K (per core)
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
64 bit support
Information on Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ.
Supported memory types
Maximum memory size
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
ECC memory support
General parameters of GPUs integrated into Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ.
Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ.
Max number of PCIe lanes
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Ryzen 5 3500U 8.87 +1.7%
Ryzen 5 3500U 7207 +1.7%
Let's see how good Ryzen 5 3500U and Core i7-7820EQ are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
1.7% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (6 January 2019 vs 3 January 2017)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 14 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 45 watts)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
Advantages of Intel Core i7-7820EQ
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)
So, Ryzen 5 3500U or Core i7-7820EQ?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Ryzen 5 3500U and Intel Core i7-7820EQ. The differences in performance seem too small.
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