CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 6100U vs 150 among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

8.3

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Core i3 6100U 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Core i3 6100U  based on its performance, single-core performance and power consumption.

See full details

Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with CPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!
VS

Intel Core i3 6100U

CPUBoss Winner
Front view of Intel Core i3 6100U

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Core i3 6100U

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i3 6100U

Report a correction
Much newer manufacturing process 14 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Significantly lower typical power consumption 12.19W vs 36.56W 3x lower typical power consumption
Much better performance per watt 7.99 pt/W vs 1.27 pt/W More than 6.2x better performance per watt
Better PassMark (Single core) score 1,332 vs 781 More than 70% better PassMark (Single core) score
Slightly more l3 cache 3 MB vs 1 MB 3x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Better PassMark score 3,873 vs 654 Around 6x better PassMark score
Newer Jul, 2015 vs Dec, 2010 Release date over 4 years later
More l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 1 MB/core 50% more l3 cache per core
More threads 4 vs 1 3 more threads
More cores 2 vs 1 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 3.61 $/year vs 10.84 $/year 3x lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 13.14 $/year vs 39.42 $/year 3x lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of AMD Sempron 150

Reasons to consider the
AMD Sempron 150

Report a correction
Higher clock speed 2.9 GHz vs 2.3 GHz More than 25% higher clock speed
More l2 cache 1 MB vs 0.5 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 4x more l2 cache per core
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.87 GHz vs 2.31 GHz More than 65% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.06 GHz vs 2.3 GHz More than 75% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i3 6100U vs Sempron 150

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i3 6100U  vs
Sempron 150 
Clock speed 2.3 GHz 2.9 GHz
Cores Dual core Single core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 15W 45W
Annual home energy cost 3.61 $/year 10.84 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 13.14 $/year 39.42 $/year
Performance per watt 7.99 pt/W 1.27 pt/W
Typical power consumption 12.19W 36.56W

details

Core i3 6100U  vs
Sempron 150 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 1
L2 cache 0.5 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB 1 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.31 GHz 3.87 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.3 GHz 4.06 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.31 GHz 3.87 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 520 N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 300 MHz N/A
Turbo clock speed 1,000 MHz N/A
Intel Core i3 6100U
Report a correction
AMD Sempron 150
Report a correction

Read more

Comments

comments powered by Disqus