IntelBX80677I57500
IntelBX80684I38100

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.4GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.6GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date: Q4 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 177,961 user samples
98,989 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 83% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 59% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 59% Great: 83%
SPEED RANK: 205th / 1275
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
78,972 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 63% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 63% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 165th / 1275
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
75 % 77.3 % +3%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
84.3 Pts 86.8 Pts +3%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
106 Pts 106 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
209 Pts 210 Pts +0%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
379 Pts 391 Pts +3%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
387 Pts 397 Pts +3%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
93.7 Pts 94.4 Pts +1%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
116 Pts +4% 112 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
228 Pts +2% 224 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
434 Pts 436 Pts +0%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
436 Pts 436 Pts
Market Share
Based on 36,201,087 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.39 % Higher market share.
+30%
0.3 %
Value
Value For Money
82.1 % 96.5 % Better value.
+17%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % 106 % Much more popular.
+45%
Price
Price (score)
$200 $124 Much cheaper.
+38%
Age
Newest
47 Months 38 Months More recent.
+19%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 3.6 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.8 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+6%
3.6 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
439 Pts +0% 438 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
390 Pts 402 Pts +3%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake Coffee Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 630 UHD 630
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q4'17
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX2
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$192.00 - $202.00 N/A
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR4-2400
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 630 Intel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
Yes No
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 Up to 1x16 or 2x8 or 1x8+2x4

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The Core i5-7500 is not due for release until January 2017 but one of our users has submitted benchmarks for it already. We only have one sample so these benchmark results are obviously preliminary. Comparing the 7500 and 6500 shows that average effective speed is up by an impressive 15%. Although price details are not yet available the i5-7500 is likely to cost around $210 which would be in line with the prices for previous generations of this i5. We will revisit this summary when we have more samples. [Oct '16 CPUPro]

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Intel’s i3-8100 from their 8th generation of Core processors is a mainstream quad-core CPU. It is the entry model of the latest Coffee Lake line up with a clock speed of 3.6 GHz. Previously, i3 Kaby Lake processors had two cores with hyperthreading, but now, i3 Coffee Lake processors have 4 cores and offer much better value for money in terms of dollars per core. With a performance profile that closely matches last years mid range Kaby Lake i5's (the then go-to mid range gaming choice) and a price tag of just $120, the i3-8100 represents excellent value for money. Unfortunately, like all Coffe Lake processors, the i3-8100 does require a new 300-series motherboard even though it shares the same LGA1151 socket as the previous generation of Kaby Lake 200 motherboards. Intel were clearly mindful of AMD's similarly priced quad core Ryzen 3 1200 which achieves very comparable single, and quad-core benchmarks to the i3-8100.  [Oct '17 CPUPro]

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