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Intel Core i5-2300 vs Core i9 8950HK

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9 8950HK 34.8 GT/s
Core i5-2300 11.2 GT/s
Difference: 23.6 (211%)

Core Speed

Core i9 8950HK 2.9 GHz
Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz
Difference: 0.1 (4%)


Core i9 8950HK 12
Core i5-2300 4
Difference: 8 (200%)


Core i5-2300 95 Watts
Core i9 8950HK 45 Watts
Difference: 50 (111%)

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Model Core i5-2300 Core i9 8950HK
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Sandy Bridge Coffee Lake
Core Speed 2.8 GHz 2.9 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 6
Total Threads 4 12
Turbo 1/2/2/3 4.8 GHz
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 12MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 2000 UHD 630
TDP 95 Watts 45 Watts
Socket LGA 1155
Released 2011-01-01 August 2017