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 8.06 +1.3%
Ryzen 5 3500U 7148 +1.3%
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
1.3% faster in synthetic tests
More powerful video core
Much newer (6 January 2019 vs 3 January 2017)
Higher maximum frequency (3700 vs 3100 MHz)
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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