Intel Pentium Gold G5400 vs Intel Core i7-8550U

Intel Pentium Gold G5400
Intel Socket 1151DESKTOP
3700 MHz / Cores: 2 / Apr 2018
Intel Pentium Gold G5400

Intel Core i7-8550U
Intel BGA1356MOBILE
1800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2017
Intel Core i7-8550U

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    109%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    108%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    111%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Intel Pentium Gold G5400

None

Reasons to consider Intel Core i7-8550U

8% higher single threaded performance.
11% higher multi threaded performance.
Around 9% higher average synthetic performance.

Intel Core i7-8550U

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i7-8550U

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared



Specifications

Features

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
VT-d
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
FMA3
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
Boost 2.0
HT

Architecture

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
ArchitectureIntel_CoffelakevsIntel_Kabylake
MarketDesktopvsMobile
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenameCoffee LakevsKaby Lake
Release DateApr 2018vsSep 2017

Cores

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
Cores2vs4
Threads4vs8
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsUHD Graphics 630vsIntel UHD 620

Cache

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
L1 Cache64 KB (per core)vs64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache256 KB (per core)vs256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache6144 KB (shared)vs6144 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
SocketIntel Socket 1151vsIntel BGA1356
Max Case Temp72°Cvsunknown
PackageFC-LGA1151vs FC-BGA1356
Die Sizeunknownvsunknown
Process14 nmvs14 nm

Performance

Intel Pentium Gold G5400Intel Core i7-8550U
Cpu Frequency3700 MHzvs1800 MHz
Turbo Clock Speednonevs4000 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltageunknownvsunknown
TDP51 Wvs15 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400
    4440 points
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    4800 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400
    10656 points
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    10368 points

Points - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400 (simulated)
    159.02
  • Intel Core i7-8550U (simulated)
    171.76

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5400 (simulated)
    470.67
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    526

points - higher is better