Intel Pentium Gold G5600 vs AMD Athlon II X4 651K

Intel Pentium Gold G5600
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3900 MHz / Cores: 2 / Apr 2018
Intel Pentium Gold G5600

AMD Athlon II X4 651K
AMD Socket FM1 DESKTOP
3000 MHz / Cores: 4 / Nov 2011
AMD Athlon II X4 651K

Summary

Reasons to consider Intel Pentium Gold G5600

49 watts lower power draw.
This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).
Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the AMD Athlon II X4 651K.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.

Reasons to consider AMD Athlon II X4 651K

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

Intel Pentium Gold G5600

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Pentium Gold G5600

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
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
3DNow!
SSE4A
AMD64
NX bit
AMD-V

Architecture

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
Architecture Intel_Coffelake vs AMD_LLano
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR3
Codename Coffee Lake vs Llano
Release Date Apr 2018 vs Nov 2011

Cores

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
Cores 2 vs 4
Threads 4 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics UHD Graphics 630 vs No

Cache

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
L1 Cache 64 KB (per core) vs 128 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core) vs 1024 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 6144 KB (shared) vs 0 KB

Physical

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
Socket Intel Socket 1151 vs AMD Socket FM1
Max Case Temp 72°C vs unknown
Package FC-LGA1151 vs uPGA
Die Size unknown vs 228mm²
Process 14 nm vs 32 nm

Performance

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 AMD Athlon II X4 651K
Cpu Frequency 3900 MHz vs 3000 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed none vs none
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs 1.4125 V
TDP 51 W vs 100 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    4680 points
  • AMD Athlon II X4 651K
    3000 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    11232 points
  • AMD Athlon II X4 651K
    12000 points

Points - higher is better