Ryzen 3 2200U vs Core i7-3820QM benchmarks
According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Core i7-3820QM is faster than the Ryzen 3 2200U. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Ryzen 3 2200U in all gaming tests too.
In terms of the number of cores of each of these CPUs, the Core i7-3820QM has significantly more cores than the Ryzen 3 2200U. Indeed, the Core i7-3820QM has 4 cores compared to 2 cores found in the Ryzen 3 2200U. It also has more threads than the Ryzen 3 2200U. Our comparison shows that the Core i7-3820QM has a slightly higher clock speed compared to the Ryzen 3 2200U. Also, the Core i7-3820QM has a slightly higher turbo speed. A Ryzen 3 2200U CPU outputs less heat than a Core i7-3820QM 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 Ryzen 3 2200U has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.