Intel Pentium Gold G5600 vs Intel Core i5-2320

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

Intel Core i5-2320
Intel Socket 1155 DESKTOP
3000 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2011
Intel Core i5-2320

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    135%
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    100%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    154%
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    100%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    116%
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Intel Pentium Gold G5600

Much higher single threaded performance (around 54% higher), makes a noticeable performance difference in gaming and the majority of applications.
16% higher multi threaded performance.
44 watts lower power draw.
This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).
Around 35% higher average synthetic performance.

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-2320

None

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 Intel Core i5-2320
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 G5600 Intel Core i5-2320
Architecture Intel_Coffelake vs Intel_SandyBridge
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR3
Codename Coffee Lake vs Sandy Bridge
Release Date Apr 2018 vs Sep 2011

Cores

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 Intel Core i5-2320
Cores 2 vs 4
Threads 4 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics UHD Graphics 630 vs Intel HD 2000

Cache

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 Intel Core i5-2320
L1 Cache 64 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 6144 KB (shared) vs 6144 KB (shared)

Physical

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 Intel Core i5-2320
Socket Intel Socket 1151 vs Intel Socket 1155
Max Case Temp 72°C vs unknown
Package FC-LGA1151 vs FC-LGA10
Die Size unknown vs 216mm²
Process 14 nm vs 32 nm

Performance

Intel Pentium Gold G5600 Intel Core i5-2320
Cpu Frequency 3900 MHz vs 3000 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed none vs 3300 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 51 W vs 95 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    4680 points
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    3300 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600
    11232 points
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    12000 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600 (simulated)
    167.62
  • Intel Core i5-2320 (simulated)
    108.81

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • Intel Pentium Gold G5600 (simulated)
    496.11
  • Intel Core i5-2320 (simulated)
    427.27

points - higher is better