Core i7-930 vs Pentium Gold G5600 specs and performance
According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Core i7-930 is faster than the Pentium Gold G5600. Despite this, the Pentium Gold G5600 has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.
With info from our database, we find that the Core i7-930 has significantly more cores with 4 cores whereas the Pentium Gold G5600 has 2 cores. It also has more threads than the Pentium Gold G5600. With our hardware info, we find that the Pentium Gold G5600 has a slightly higher clock speed than the Core i7-930. The Pentium Gold G5600 outputs less heat than Core i7-930 thanks to a 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 i7-930 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.