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Intel Core i5 7300HQ vs Core i7-3970X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-3970X 42 GT/s
Core i5 7300HQ 10 GT/s
Difference: 32 (320%)

Core Speed

Core i7-3970X 3.5 GHz
Core i5 7300HQ 2.5 GHz
Difference: 1 (40%)

Threads

Core i7-3970X 12
Core i5 7300HQ 4
Difference: 8 (200%)

TDP

Core i7-3970X 150 Watts
Core i5 7300HQ 45 Watts
Difference: 105 (233%)

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Model Core i5 7300HQ Core i7-3970X
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Kaby Lake Sandy Bridge-E
Core Speed 2.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 6
Total Threads 4 12
Turbo 3.5 GHz 2/2/3/4/5/5
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6MB 15 MB
GPU Model HD 630 N/A
TDP 45 Watts 150 Watts
Socket LGA 2011
Released 2017 2012-11-01
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