CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 5500U vs 85 among laptop 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

7.9

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Core i7 5500U 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Core i7 5500U

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Intel Core i7 5500U

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Front view of AMD Turion X2 Ultra 85

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AMD Turion X2 Ultra 85

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the AMD Turion X2 Ultra 85 vs the Intel Core i7 5500U.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i7 5500U vs Turion X2 Ultra 85

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i7 5500U  vs
Turion X2 Ultra 85 
Clock speed 2.4 GHz 2.3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
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 35W
Annual home energy cost 3.61 $/year 8.43 $/year
Performance per watt 46.04 pt/W 1.83 pt/W
Typical power consumption 12.19W 28.44W

details

Core i7 5500U  vs
Turion X2 Ultra 85 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 2
L2 cache 0.5 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.92 GHz 2.3 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.4 GHz 2.3 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.92 GHz 2.3 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 5500 N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 300 MHz N/A
Turbo clock speed 950 MHz N/A
Intel Core i7 5500U
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