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Intel Core i3 8300 vs Core i5 8259U

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5 8259U 18.4 GT/s
Core i3 8300 14.8 GT/s
Difference: 3.6 (24%)

Core Speed

Core i3 8300 3.7 GHz
Core i5 8259U 2.3 GHz
Difference: 1.4 (61%)


Core i5 8259U 8
Core i3 8300 4
Difference: 4 (100%)


Core i3 8300 62 Watts
Core i5 8259U 28 Watts
Difference: 34 (121%)

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Model Core i3 8300 Core i5 8259U
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Coffee Lake Coffee Lake
Core Speed 3.7 GHz 2.3 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 3.8 GHz
L2 Cache
L3 Cache 8MB 6MB
GPU Model UHD 630 Iris Plus 655
TDP 62 Watts 28 Watts
Socket LGA 1151
Released August 2017 August 2017