Intel Core i3-7100 vs AMD FX-6330

Intel Core i3-7100
Intel Socket 1151DESKTOP
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

No clear winner declared


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Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

Intel Core i3-7100AMD 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 i3-7100AMD FX-6330
ArchitectureIntel_KabylakevsAMD_Piledriver
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR3
CodenameKaby LakevsVishera
Release DateFeb 2017vsDec 2015

Cores

Intel Core i3-7100AMD FX-6330
Cores2vs6
Threads2vs6
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsIntel HD 630vsNo

Cache

Intel Core i3-7100AMD FX-6330
L1 Cache64 KB (per core)vs288 KB
L2 Cache256 KB (per core)vs6144 KB
L3 Cache3072 KB (shared)vs8192 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Core i3-7100AMD FX-6330
SocketIntel Socket 1151vsAMD Socket AM3+
Max Case Temp65°Cvsunknown
PackagevsFC-PGA
Die Size0 mm²vs315 mm²
Process14 nmvs32 nm

Performance

Intel Core i3-7100AMD FX-6330
Cpu Frequency3900 MHzvs3600 MHz
Turbo Clock Speednonevs4200 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs200 MHz
Voltageunknownvs1.4 V
TDP51 Wvs125 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