Core i3-10100Y vs Core i5-4308U specs and performance
Our benchmark analysis concludes that the Core i3-10100Y performs better than the Core i5-4308U. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Core i5-4308U in all gaming tests too.
Our spec comparison shows that they have an identical amount of cores and the same number of threads. With our hardware info, we find that the Core i5-4308U has a significantly higher clock speed than the Core i3-10100Y. Despite this, the Core i3-10100Y has a slightly higher turbo speed. A Core i3-10100Y CPU outputs less heat than a Core i5-4308U CPU because of its significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.
Modern CPUs generally have more logical cores than physical cores, this means that each core is split into multiple virtual cores, improving efficiency for parallel workloads. Indeed, the Core i3-10100Y has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.