Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Core i3-540

Intel Pentium Gold G5500


Intel Core i3-540

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Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684G5500 BX80616I3540
Release Date April 2018 October 2010
Effective Value
TDP 54 Watts 73 Watts
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Series Pentium Gold Core i3
Core Name Coffee Lake Clarkdale
Socket LGA1151 LGA1156
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics
CPU Cores 2 2
CPU Threads 4 4
CPU Clock Rate 3800MHz 3060MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - -
CPU Cooler included Yes Yes
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 32 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 4.00MB 4.00MB
Critic Reviews -

"The Intel range The Core i3 500 range arrived in January 2010, and is made up of dual-core processors with Hyper-threading.Based on the Clarkdale architecture, they have 4 MB of L3 cache and use an 1156 socket. Engineered at 32 nm, their Thermal..."

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Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Core i3-540. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Pentium Gold G5500:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 8 years later.
  • Around 26% lower thermal design power.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+740MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i3-540:

  • 5% cheaper, you can save $5.45.
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