Core i3-10305T vs Core i7-5930K comparison
In our benchmarks, the Core i3-10305T beats the Core i7-5930K in overall performance. Despite this, the Core i7-5930K has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.
In terms of the number of cores of each of these CPUs, the Core i7-5930K has significantly more cores than the Core i3-10305T. Indeed the Core i7-5930K has 4 compared to 6 found in the Core i3-10305T. It also has more threads than the Core i3-10305T. With our hardware info, we find that the Core i7-5930K has a slightly higher clock speed than the Core i3-10305T. Despite this, the Core i3-10305T has a slightly higher turbo speed. A Core i3-10305T CPU outputs less heat than a Core i7-5930K CPU because of its significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.
The more cores a CPU has, the better the overall performance will be in parallel workloads such as multitasking. Many CPUs have more threads than cores, this means that each physical core is split into multiple logical cores, making them more efficient. Indeed, the Core i3-10305T has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.