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Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz vs AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

The values for the CPUs below are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and are updated daily.

  • The first section will show basic information for each CPU selected.
  • The additional graphs shows the CPU Mark and Single Thread values of each CPU selected.
  • An accompany graph, if price data is available, will shows the value for money, in terms of the CPU Mark/Thread Rating per dollar.
  • The last section will show approximate yearly running costs for the CPUs.
×Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHz×Intel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHz×Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz×AMD Ryzen 7 3700X+ ADD
Price Search Online Search Online $139.99 - BUY $146.97 - BUY
Socket TypePGA988BFCBGA1440FCLGA1151-2AM4
CPU ClassLaptopLaptopDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed2.5 GHz2.6 GHz3.2 GHz3.6 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 3.1 GHzUp to 3.5 GHzUp to 4.6 GHzUp to 4.4 GHz
# of Physical Cores2 (Threads: 4)4 (Threads: 8)6 (Threads: 12)8 (Threads: 16)
CacheL1: 128KB, L2: 0.5MB, L3: 3MBL1: 256KB, L2: 1.0MB, L3: 6MBL1: 384KB, L2: 1.5MB, L3: 12MBL1: 512KB, L2: 4.0MB, L3: 32MB
Yearly Running Cost$6.39$8.21$11.86$11.86
OtherIntel HD Graphics 530Intel UHD Graphics 630
First Seen on ChartQ1 2012Q3 2015Q4 2017Q3 2019
# of Samples816013475893117851
CPU Value47.517.392.0153.7
Single Thread Rating(% diff. to max in group)1534(-42.4%)1912(-28.1%)2646(-0.6%)2661(0.0%)
CPU Mark(% diff. to max in group)2470(-89.1%)6529(-71.1%)12879(-43.0%)22587(0.0%)
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 5th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHz
Intel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHz
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 5th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHz
Intel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHz
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 5th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHz
Intel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHz
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per dayAverage CPU Utilization (0-100%)1Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.50GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ @ 2.60GHzIntel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHzAMD Ryzen 7 3700X
Max TDP35W45W65W65W
Power consumption per day (kWh)NANANANA
Running cost per dayNANANANA
Power consumption per year (kWh)NANANANA
Running cost per yearNANANANA
Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.