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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium 548

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Intel Pentium 548

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Higher Maximum operating temperature 75 °C vs 65 °C More than 15% higher Maximum operating temperature
Front view of Intel Core i3 6100

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Much newer manufacturing process 14 nm vs 90 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
More advanced architecture x86-64 vs x86 A 64-bit architecture allows more RAM to be installed and accessed by the processor
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Higher clock speed 3.7 GHz vs 3.33 GHz More than 10% higher clock speed
Has a NX bit Yes vs No Somewhat common; Prevents a common class of security exploits
Has virtualization support Yes vs No Somewhat common; Boosts performance of virtual machines
Significantly lower typical power consumption 41.44W vs 71.5W More than 40% lower typical power consumption
Newer Jul, 2015 vs Sep, 2004 Release date over 10 years later
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.25 GHz vs 3.33 GHz More than 25% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More cores 2 vs 1 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 4 vs 2 Twice as many threads
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 12.29 $/year vs 21.2 $/year More than 40% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 44.68 $/year vs 77.09 $/year More than 40% lower annual commercial energy cost
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.39 GHz vs 3.33 GHz More than 30% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Features Key features of the Pentium 548  vs Core i3 6100 

clock speed

Pentium 548
3.33 GHz
Core i3 6100
3.7 GHz

overclocked clock speed (air)

Pentium 548
3.33 GHz
Core i3 6100
4.25 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Pentium 548
3.33 GHz
Core i3 6100
4.39 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Pentium 548  vs
Core i3 6100 
Clock speed 3.33 GHz 3.7 GHz
Cores Single core Dual core

features

Has a NX bit No Yes
Supports trusted computing No No
Has virtualization support No Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 88W 51W
Annual home energy cost 21.2 $/year 12.29 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 77.09 $/year 44.68 $/year
Typical power consumption 71.5W 41.44W

details

Pentium 548  vs
Core i3 6100 
Architecture x86 x86-64
Threads 2 4
Manufacture process 90 nm 14 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 75°C Unknown - 65°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.33 GHz 4.25 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.33 GHz 4.39 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.33 GHz 4.25 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 530
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 350 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,050 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Intel Pentium 548
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