Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-6600U is a better processor.

Intel Core i7-6600U is a better device when we compare i5-6300U vs i7-6600U because it has 8.33% faster CPU speed, 0.4GHz higher turbo clock speed, 50MHz faster GPU turbo speed, 777 higher GeekBench result (multi-core), 0.5MB/core more L3 cache per core, 1MB bigger L3 cache, 2 higher clock multiplier and 51.8 more performance per watt.

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: GENERAL INFO

In this review of i5-6300U vs i7-6600U, the two processors have the following features when compared;

GPU clock speed; Intel Core i5-6300U has 300MHz which is the same as Intel Core i7-6600U.

Supports 64-bit; each device supports 64-bit.

Integrated graphics; Intel Core i5-6300U and Intel Core i7-6600U have integrated graphics.

DirectX version; Intel Core i5-6300U has the 12 DirectX version, the same as Intel Core i7-6600U.

Semiconductor size; each processor has semiconductor size 14nm.

GPU turbo; Intel Core i5-6300U has 1000MHz whereas Intel Core i7-6600U has 1050MHz.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-6600U is better as it has higher GPU turbo.

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: PERFORMANCE

GPU speed; Intel Core i5-6300U has 2 × 2.4GHz whereas Intel Core i7-6600U has 2 × 2.6GHz.

CPU threads; each processor has 4 CPU threads.

Turbo clock speed; Intel Core i5-63000U has 3GHz whereas Intel Core i7-6600U has 3.4GHz.

L2 cache; Intel Core i5-6300U and Intel core i7-6600U have 0.5MB each.

L3 core; Intel Core i5-6300U has 1.5MB/core whereas Intel Core i7-6600U has 2MB/core.

Li cache; Intel Core i5-63U and Intel Core i7-6600U have 64MB each.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-6600U is better in performance as it has faster GPU and CPU speed and bigger L3 core.

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: MEMORY

In terms of memory review of i5-6300U vs i7-6600U, the devices have the following features;

RAM speed; each device has RAM speed of 2133MHz

Maximum memory bandwidth; each device has maximum memory bandwidth of 34.1GB/s

Memory channels; Intel Core i5-6300U and Intel Core i7-6600U have 2 memory channels each.

Bottom line: Intel Core i5-6300U and Intel Core i7-6600U are similar in memory

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: KEY FEATURES

Comparing i7-6600U vs i5-6300U, the following features of the two devices become evident; have dynamic frequency scaling, supports hardware-assisted virtualization, have MMX, NX bit, AES and uses hyperthreading technology.

Bottom line: both Intel Core i5-6300U and Intel Core i7-66000U are similar in key features.

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: BENCHMARKS

GeekBench result; Intel Core i5-6300U has 6556 while Intel Core i7-6600U has 7333.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-6600U is better as it has higher benchmark than Intel Core i5-6300U.

Intel Core i5-6300U vs Intel Core i7-6600U: MISCELLANEOUS

Performance per watt; Intel Core i5-6300U has 437 whereas Intel Core i7-6600U has 488.8

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-6600U is better in terms of miscellaneous.

Conclusion

Intel Core i7-6600U is a better device as it supersedes Intel Core i5-6300U in most of the features.