Comparison Charts for Intel® Core™ Desktop Processor Family

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04/12/2021

These charts contain basic features of the Intel® Core™ Desktop Processor Family and Intel® Boxed processors. If you are looking for side-by-side specification comparisons, see how to compare Intel® Processors using product specifications page (ARK). You can also find and compare technical information by watching this related video.

Intel Boxed and Desktop Processors

Compare Intel® Core™ Desktop Processors

Compare all Intel Core processors using either the Excel* spreadsheets or the PDF files listed below. 

Note:

If your Intel® Core™ processor number ends with “H”, “HK”, “G”, “U” , “Y”,” HQ”, or “M”, then it is an Intel® laptop processor.  Check comparison charts for Intel® Core™ Laptop Processor Family.

Excel files

In these files, you can use the available filters to sort for:

  • Generations, such as 10th Gen and 9th Gen
  • Identifiers, such as i9, i7, i5, and i3
  • Other features such as sockets supported or memory type

For example: if you need to compare only i7 processors, follow these steps:

  1. Click the dropdown arrow in column C, Processor Number.
  2. In Search field, type i7, and click OK.  A list of i7 processors will be shown.
  3. You can filter even further and search for other features within i7 list.
Excel Download Intel® Core™ 10th , 9th, 8th, 7th, 6th, 5th, 4th Generations and Core-X Comparison Excel file Excel icon
Excel Download Intel® Core™ 3rd, 2nd, and legacy Comparison Excel file Excel icon

 

Note If you don't have Excel, you can use the PDF files below. They provide the same as the Excel files above but in a PDF format.

Intel® Core™ 10th , 9th, 8th, 7th, 6th, 5th, 4th Generations and Core-X Comparison PDF file PDF icon

Size: 606 KB
Date: February 2021

Intel® Core™ 3rd, 2nd, and legacy Comparison PDF file PDF icon

Size: 411 KB
Date: February 2021

 

Difference between i9, i7, i5, and i3 in 10th, 9th, 8th, and 7th Generation Intel® Core™ Desktop Processors

Refer to performance Index for Intel® Core™ Desktop Processors (10th, 9th, 8th, 7th, and 6th generations) 

 

Related topics
Comparison Charts for Intel® Core™ Laptop Processor Family
Intel® Core™ Processors Technical Resources
How to Find the Code Name for Intel® Processors
How to Find the Generation of Intel® Core Processors
Feature Comparison for Intel® Xeon® Processors : Video