Core i5-1035G1 vs Core i5-2550K comparison
In our benchmarks, the Core i5-1035G1 beats the Core i5-2550K in overall performance. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Core i5-2550K in all gaming tests too.
When comparing these CPUs we notice that they have the same number of cores but the Core i5-1035G1 has more threads. Our comparison shows that the Core i5-2550K has a significantly higher clock speed compared to the Core i5-1035G1. Also, the Core i5-2550K has a slightly higher turbo speed. A Core i5-1035G1 CPU outputs less heat than a Core i5-2550K 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 i5-1035G1 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.