Intel Core i7-3930k vs. Intel Core i7-8550U

Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-8550U
3.20 GHzFrequency1.80 GHz
3.80 GHzTurbo (1 Core)4.00 GHz
3.80 GHzTurbo (All Cores)2.40 GHz
6Cores4
YesHyperthreadingYes
YesOverclocking ?No
12 MBCache8 MB
Keine integrierte Grafik!GPUIntel UHD Graphics 620
GPU frequency0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo)1.15 GHz
GPU Generation10
DirectX Version12.0
3Max. displays3
Execution units24
NoCodec h264Decode/Encode
NoCodec JPEGDecode/Encode
NoCodec h265 8bitDecode/Encode
NoCodec h265 10bitDecode/Encode
NoCodec VP8Decode/Encode
NoCodec VP9Decode
NoCodec VC-1Decode
NoCodec AVCDecode/Encode
Sandy BridgeArchitectureKaby Lake Refresh
DDR3-1600MemoryDDR4-2400 SO-DIMM
4Memory channels2
NoECCNo
PCIe version3.0
PCIe lanes12
32nmTechnology14nm
LGA 2011SocketBGA 1356
130WTDP15W
YesAES-NIYes
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-dVirtualizationVT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Q4/2011Release dateQ3/2017
ca. 480 $Market priceca. 385 $


Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.53 (81%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1.89 (100%)



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
10.16 (100%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
6.18 (61%)



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
43.3 (100%)



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 Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
140 (84%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
167 (100%)



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 Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1045 (100%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
564 (54%)




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 Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
12139 (100%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
8579 (71%)



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 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 Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
3542 (85%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
4162 (100%)



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 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 Core i7-3930kIntel Core i7-3930k
6x 3.20 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
20711 (100%)
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-8550U
4x 1.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
12116 (59%)



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