Intel Pentium G4400 vs Intel Core i3-6100

Intel Pentium G4400
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3300 MHz / Cores: 2 / Sep 2015
Intel Pentium G4400

Intel Core i3-6100
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3700 MHz / Cores: 2 / Sep 2015
Intel Core i3-6100

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    100%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    154%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    100%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    112%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    100%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    168%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Intel Pentium G4400

None

Reasons to consider Intel Core i3-6100

12% higher single threaded performance.
Much higher multi threaded performance (around 68% higher). This allows for higher performance in professional applications like encoding or heavy multitasking.
Around 54% higher average synthetic performance.

Intel Core i3-6100

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i3-6100

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

Intel Core i3-6100

Productivity

HWBench recommends Intel Core i3-6100

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

Specifications

Features

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
AES-NI
TSX
CLMUL
FMA3
Hyper-Threading

Architecture

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
Architecture Intel_Skylake vs Intel_Skylake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR3, DDR4 vs DDR3, DDR4
Codename Skylake vs Skylake
Release Date Sep 2015 vs Sep 2015

Cores

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
Cores 2 vs 2
Threads 2 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Intel HD 510 vs Intel HD 530

Cache

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
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 4096 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
Socket Intel Socket 1151 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp 65°C vs 65°C
Package vs
Die Size 150 mm² vs 150 mm²
Process 14 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

Intel Pentium G4400 Intel Core i3-6100
Cpu Frequency 3300 MHz vs 3700 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed none vs none
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 51 W vs 51 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    3795 points
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    4255 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    7590 points
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    10212 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Rendering: POV-Ray 3.7

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    613
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    877

points per second - higher is better

7-zip

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    7366
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    11393

MIPS - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Single Threaded)

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    110.01
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    123.44

points - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Multi Threaded)

  • Intel Pentium G4400
    177.03
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    370.03

points - higher is better