Core i3-7100 vs Core i7-4720HQ | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Core i3-7100 vs Core i7-4720HQ

The Core i3-7100 and Core i7-4720HQ monothread performance are slightly different furthermore their multithread performance are slightly different. These two models were released just two years apart which doesn't explain their performance difference so we should check if they belong to the same range.

Comparison

Specs

Core i3-7100

Core i7-4720HQ

Base frequency
3900 MHz
2600 MHz
Boost frequency
-
3600 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
3400 MHz
Socket
LGA 1151
BGA1364
Cores
2
4
Threads
4
8
TDP
51 W
47 W
L1 cache
2x32+2x32 kb
4x32+4x32 kb
L2 cache
2x256 kb
4x256 kb
L3 cache
3072 kb
6144 kb
Proccess
0,014 um
0,022 um
Core
Kaby Lake-S
Haswell
Architecture
Kaby Lake
Haswell
Release date
1/2017
1/2015

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
29927
22095 [-35.45%]
Mode III [AVX2]
59110
41135 [-43.7%]
Mode II [AVX]
47563
N/A
Mode I [SSE3]
45761
N/A

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
64320
75643 [+17.6%]
Mode III [AVX2]
128122
146910 [+14.66%]
Mode II [AVX]
101036
N/A
Mode I [SSE3]
97231
N/A

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
7.67
6.14 [-24.92%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.16
11.43 [-32.63%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
1261.18
1609.43 [+27.61%]
Perf per watt Mode III
2512.2
3125.74 [+24.42%]

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