Intel Core i3-7100 vs AMD FX-6330

Intel Core i3-7100
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3900 MHz / Cores: 2 / Feb 2017
Intel Core i3-7100

AMD FX-6330
AMD Socket AM3+ DESKTOP
3600 MHz / Cores: 6 / Dec 2015
AMD FX-6330

Summary

Reasons to consider Intel Core i3-7100

74 watts lower power draw.
Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the AMD FX-6330.
Higher theoretical single-threaded performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.

Reasons to consider AMD FX-6330

Higher theoretical multi-threaded performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.

No winner

Gaming

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Productivity

No clear winner declared


Specifications

Features

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
Hyper-Threading
AES-NI
TSX
CLMUL
FMA3
SSE4a
AMD64
AMD-V
AES
CVT16
EVP
FMA4
XOP
Turbo Core
HT3.1

Architecture

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
Architecture Intel_Kabylake vs AMD_Piledriver
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR3
Codename Kaby Lake vs Vishera
Release Date Feb 2017 vs Dec 2015

Cores

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
Cores 2 vs 6
Threads 2 vs 6
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Intel HD 630 vs No

Cache

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
L1 Cache 64 KB (per core) vs 288 KB
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core) vs 6144 KB
L3 Cache 3072 KB (shared) vs 8192 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
Socket Intel Socket 1151 vs AMD Socket AM3+
Max Case Temp 65°C vs unknown
Package vs FC-PGA
Die Size 0 mm² vs 315 mm²
Process 14 nm vs 32 nm

Performance

Intel Core i3-7100 AMD FX-6330
Cpu Frequency 3900 MHz vs 3600 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed none vs 4200 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 200 MHz
Voltage unknown vs 1.4 V
TDP 51 W vs 125 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i3-7100
    4680 points
  • AMD FX-6330
    2562 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Core i3-7100
    9360 points
  • AMD FX-6330
    10804 points

Points - higher is better