Intel Celeron N4120 vs Intel Celeron J4125

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Intel Celeron N4120 CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Celeron J4125
Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron J4125

CPU comparison

Intel Celeron N4120 or Intel Celeron J4125 ? In this comparison, we check which of these two CPUs is better. We compare the technical data and benchmark results.

The Intel Celeron N4120 has 4 cores with 4 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 2.60 GHz. Up to GB of memory is supported in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The Intel Celeron N4120 was released in Q4/2019.

The Intel Celeron J4125 has 4 cores with 4 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 2.70 GHz. The CPU supports up to 8 GB of memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The Intel Celeron J4125 was released in Q4/2019.
Intel Celeron Family Intel Celeron
Intel Celeron J4000/N4000/N5000 CPU group Intel Celeron J4000/N4000/N5000
9 Generation 9
Gemini Lake Architecture Gemini Lake
Mobile Segment Mobile
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-- Successor --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Celeron N4120 or Intel Celeron J4125 can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

4 Cores 4
4 Threads 4
normal Core architecture normal
No Hyperthreading No
No Overclocking ? No
1.10 GHz Frequency 2.00 GHz
2.60 GHz Turbo Frequency (1 Core) 2.70 GHz
2.50 GHz Turbo Frequency (All Cores) 2.70 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Celeron N4120 or Intel Celeron J4125 has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

Intel UHD Graphics 600 GPU Intel UHD Graphics 600
0.20 GHz GPU frequency 0.25 GHz
0.70 GHz GPU (Turbo) 0.75 GHz
9.5 GPU Generation 9.5
14 nm Technology 14 nm
3 Max. displays 3
12 Execution units 12
96 Shader 96
8 GB Max. GPU Memory 8 GB
12 DirectX Version 12

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

Decode / Encode Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec h264 Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec VP9 Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec VP8 Decode / Encode
No Codec AV1 No
Decode / Encode Codec AVC Decode / Encode
Decode Codec VC-1 Decode
Decode / Encode Codec JPEG Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

DDR4-2400 Memory DDR4-2400, LPDDR4-2400
Max. Memory 8 GB
2 (Dual Channel) Memory channels 2 (Dual Channel)
38.4 GB/s Bandwidth 38.4 GB/s
No ECC No
L2 Cache
4.00 MB L3 Cache 4.00 MB
2.0 PCIe version 2.0
6 PCIe lanes 6

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

6 W TDP (PL1) 10 W
-- TDP (PL2) --
-- TDP up --
-- TDP down --
-- Tjunction max. --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Celeron N4120 or Intel Celeron J4125 as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

10 nm Technology 10 nm
Monolithic Chip design Monolithic
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
SSE4.1, SSE4.2 ISA extensions SSE4.1, SSE4.2
BGA 1090 Socket BGA 1090
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Yes AES-NI Yes
Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux Operating systems Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux
Q4/2019 Release date Q4/2019
-- Release price --
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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
165 (86%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
192 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
407 (60%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
675 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
452 (94%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
482 (100%)
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
1554 (95%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1632 (100%)
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
807 (100%)
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core) results



iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
Intel UHD Graphics 600 @ 0.70 GHz
134 (93%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
Intel UHD Graphics 600 @ 0.75 GHz
144 (100%)
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



Blender 3.1 Benchmark

In the Blender Benchmark 3.1, the scenes "monster", "junkshop" and "classroom" are rendered and the time required by the system is measured. In our benchmark we test the CPU and not the graphics card. Blender 3.1 was presented as a standalone version in March 2022.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
14 (100%)
Show all Blender 3.1 Benchmark results



Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
2516 (84%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
2991 (100%)
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
77 (97%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
79 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
197 (67%)
Intel Celeron J4125 Intel Celeron J4125
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
296 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



Devices using this processor

Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron J4125
Unknown Mini PC Intel Celeron J4125
Synology DS720+ 2Bay NAS
QNAP NAS Intel Celeron J4125

Leaderboards

In our leaderboards, we have clearly compiled the best processors for specific categories for you. The leaderboards are always up to date and are regularly updated by us. The best processors are selected according to popularity and speed in benchmarks as well as the price-performance ratio.


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