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Intel Core i5 3570

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Front view of Intel Core i5 3570

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Intel Core i5 3570

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 4 vs 2 Twice as many threads
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.22 GHz vs 3.4 GHz Around 25% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Jun, 2012 vs Dec, 2010 Release date over 1 years later
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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 1 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 lower typical power consumption 52.81W vs 107.5W 2x lower typical power consumption
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.57 GHz vs 4.02 GHz Around 15% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 74 °C vs 67 °C More than 10% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much lower annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year vs 38.81 $/year 2.5x lower annual home energy cost
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year vs 106 $/year More than 45% lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i5 3570 vs Athlon II X2 B28

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i5 3570
2,580,000 MB/s
Athlon II X2 B28
133,900 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 3570  vs
Athlon II X2 B28 
Clock speed 3.4 GHz 3.4 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core
Socket type
LGA 1155
AM3
Is unlocked No No

features

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

power consumption

TDP 77W 65W
Annual home energy cost 38.81 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 106 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 4.22 pt/W 1.92 pt/W
Typical power consumption 107.5W 52.81W

details

Core i5 3570  vs
Athlon II X2 B28 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 2
L2 cache 1 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 6 MB 1 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Voltage range 0.96 - 1.4V 0.85 - 1.43V
Operating temperature Unknown - 67°C Unknown - 74°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.02 GHz 4.57 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.22 GHz 3.4 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 4,357.3 2,406.4
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.02 GHz 4.57 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 2500 N/A
Latest DirectX 11.x N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 650 MHz N/A
Turbo clock speed 1,150 MHz N/A
Intel Core i5 3570
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