Intel Core i3-4370 vs Intel Core i5-6500

Intel Core i3-4370
3800 MHz / Cores: 2 / Jul 2014
Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Socket 1150
Type: Desktop

Intel Core i5-6500
3800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jul 2015
Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Socket 1151
Type: Desktop

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    123%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    100%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    146%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Intel Core i3-4370

Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the Intel Core i5-6500.

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-6500

Much higher multi threaded performance (around 46% higher). This allows for higher performance in professional applications like encoding or heavy multitasking.
Around 23% higher average synthetic performance.

Intel Core i5-6500

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i5-6500

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

Intel Core i5-6500

Productivity

HWBench recommends Intel Core i5-6500

Based on productivity benchmarks, overall multithreaded performance and theoretical specifications.

Specifications

Features

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
Hyper-Threading
AES-NI
TSX
CLMUL
FMA3
VT-d
TXT
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
vPro
Boost 2.0

Architecture

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
Architecture Intel_Haswell vs Intel_Skylake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR3 vs DDR4
Codename Haswell vs Skylake
Release Date Jul 2014 vs Jul 2015

Cores

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
Cores 2 vs 4
Threads 4 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Intel HD 4600 vs No

Cache

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
L1 Cache 64 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 4096 KB (shared) vs 6144 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
Socket Intel Socket 1150 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp 72°C vs 72°C
Package FC-LGA12C vs FC-LGA12C
Die Size 177 mm² vs 177 mm²
Process 22 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

Intel Core i3-4370 Intel Core i5-6500
Cpu Frequency 3800 MHz vs 3200 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed none vs 3600 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 54 W vs 65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    4256 points
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    4392 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    10214 points
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    15616 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Multi Core)

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    7137
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    10602

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    3688
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3693

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Multi Core)

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    7818
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    11265

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i3-4370
    3376
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3438

points - higher is better