Core i3-7100 vs A10-8850 comparison
In our benchmarks, the Core i3-7100 beats the A10-8850 in overall performance. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the A10-8850 in all gaming tests too.
Our spec comparison shows that they have an identical amount of cores and the same number of threads.
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 i3-7100 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.