Intel Core i5-7200U vs Intel Core i7-7500U

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-7500U is better than Intel Core i5-7200U because of superior features.

Our review of i7-7500U vs i5-7200U gives us the following features as core to its superiority; 8% faster CPU speed, 64KB bigger L1 cache, 0.4GHz higher turbo clock speed, 1MB bigger L3 cache, 0.5MB/core more L3 cache per core, has Tri-Gate transistors, 50MHz faster GPU turbo speed and 2 higher clock multiplier.

Intel Core i5-7200U vs Intel Core i7-7500U: GENERAL INFO

GPU clock speed; both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500u have 300MHz.

DirectX version; Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have 12 DirectX versions.

Thermal Design Power (TDP); both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have 15W

Supports 64-BIT; Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U support 64-bits.

Semiconductor size; Intel Core i5-7200U has 14nm the same as Intel Core i7-7500U.

GPU turbo; Intel Core i5-7200U has 1000MHz compared to 1050MHz of Intel Core i7-7500U.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-7500U is better as it has greater GPU turbo.

Intel Core i5-7200U vs Intel Core i7-7500U: PERFORMANCE

CPU speed; Intel Core i5-7200U has 2 × 2.25GHz compared to 2 × 2.27GHz.

L2 cache; both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have 0.5MB

L3 cache; Intel Core i5-7200U has 3MB whereas Intel Core i7-7500U has 4GB.

CPU threads; Intel Core i5-7200U has 4 CPU threads the same as Intel Core i7-7500U.

L1 cache; Intel Core i5-7200U has 64KB whereas Intel Core i7-7500U has 128KB.

L2 core; both devices have 0.25MB/core.

Bottom line: Intel Core i5-7200U is a better device in terms of performance as it has faster CPU speed, has more L3 cache per core and a bigger L1 cache.

Intel Core i5-7200U vs Intel Core i7-7500U: MEMORY

In terms of memory Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U has the following features;

RAM speed; Intel Core i5-7200U has 2133MHz RAM speed which is the same as Intel Core i7-7500U.

Maximum memory bandwidth; Intel Core i5-7200U has 34.1/ as well as Intel Core i7-7500U.

Memory channels; both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500uU have each 2 memory channels.

Maximum memory size; Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have 32GB.

Bus transfer rate; both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have 4GT/s.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-7500U is better.

Intel Core i5-7200U vs Intel Core i7-7500U: KEY FEATURES

Both Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i7-7500U have dynamic frequency, have AES, supports hardware-assisted virtualization, uses hyperthreading technology and have AVX. On the other hand, Intel Core i7-7500U has Tri-gate transistors as an added key feature.

Bottom line: Intel Core i7-7500U wins in terms of key features as it has Tri-Gate as an extra key feature making it better than Intel Core i7-7200U.

Conclusion

Despite of tight competition between the two, Intel Core i7-7500U carries the day with wins in performance, general info and key features. It is also quicker amongst other unique features.