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Intel Core i3 8109U vs Core i7-3960X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-3960X 39.6 GT/s
Core i3 8109U 12 GT/s
Difference: 27.6 (230%)

Core Speed

Core i7-3960X 3.3 GHz
Core i3 8109U 3.0 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (10%)

Threads

Core i7-3960X 12
Core i3 8109U 4
Difference: 8 (200%)

TDP

Core i7-3960X 130 Watts
Core i3 8109U 28 Watts
Difference: 102 (364%)

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Model Core i3 8109U Core i7-3960X
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Coffee Lake Sandy Bridge-E
Core Speed 3.0 GHz 3.3 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 2 6
Total Threads 4 12
Turbo 3.6 GHz 3/3/4/5/6/6
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 4MB 15 MB
GPU Model Iris Plus 655 N/A
TDP 28 Watts 130 Watts
Socket LGA 2011
Released August 2017 2011-11-01
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