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Front view of Intel Core i7 3632QM

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Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 40 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Higher clock speed 2.2 GHz vs 1.65 GHz Around 35% higher clock speed
Much better performance per watt 13.87 pt/W vs 2.23 pt/W Around 6.2x better performance per watt
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 1,598 vs 441 More than 3.5x better PassMark (Single core) score
Significantly better PassMark score 7,155 vs 751 More than 9.5x better PassMark score
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.87 GHz vs 1.65 GHz Around 75% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More threads 8 vs 2 6 more threads
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Higher Maximum operating temperature 105 °C vs 90 °C More than 15% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.04 GHz vs 1.65 GHz Around 85% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of AMD G G-T56E

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Lower typical power consumption 14.63W vs 28.44W Around 50% lower typical power consumption
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Lower annual home energy cost 4.34 $/year vs 8.43 $/year Around 50% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 15.77 $/year vs 30.66 $/year Around 50% lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i7 3632QM vs G G-T56E

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Core i7 3632QM  vs
G G-T56E 
Clock speed 2.2 GHz 1.65 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core


Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
Supplemental SSE3
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes


Core i7 3632QM  vs
G G-T56E 
Threads 8 2
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 40 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 105°C Unknown - 90°C


Overclocked clock speed 2.87 GHz 1.65 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.04 GHz 1.65 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.87 GHz 1.65 GHz

power consumption

TDP 35W 18W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year 4.34 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year 15.77 $/year
Performance per watt 13.87 pt/W 2.23 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W 14.63W
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