CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of G860 vs 3570 among desktop 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

Fire Strike

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?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

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CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Core i5 3570 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium G860

Reasons to consider the
Intel Pentium G860

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Much lower typical power consumption 52.81W vs 107.5W 2x lower typical power consumption
Much more l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Much lower annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year vs 38.81 $/year 2.5x lower annual home energy cost
Higher Maximum operating temperature 69.1 °C vs 67 °C Around 5% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year vs 106 $/year More than 45% lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of Intel Core i5 3570

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Significantly higher clock speed 3.4 GHz vs 3 GHz Around 15% higher clock speed
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 turbo clock speed 1,150 MHz vs 1,100 MHz Around 5% better turbo clock speed
Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.02 GHz vs 3.18 GHz More than 25% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More number of displays supported 3 vs 2 1 more number of displays supported
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.22 GHz vs 3.15 GHz Around 35% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Jun, 2012 vs Jul, 2011 Release date 11 months later

Benchmarks Real world tests of Pentium G860 vs Core i5 3570

CompuBench 1.5 (Ocean surface simulation) Data courtesy CompuBench

Pentium G860
21.94 fps
Core i5 3570
97.64 fps

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

Pentium G860
147,250 MB/s
Core i5 3570
2,580,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G860
3,944
Core i5 3570
10,445

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Pentium G860  vs
Core i5 3570 
Clock speed 3 GHz 3.4 GHz
Cores Dual core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 1155

features

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

power consumption

TDP 65W 77W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 38.81 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 106 $/year
Performance per watt 2.24 pt/W 4.22 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 107.5W

bus

Architecture DMI DMI
Number of links 1 1
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s 5,000 MT/s

details

Pentium G860  vs
Core i5 3570 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 4
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 30 34
Operating temperature Unknown - 69.1°C Unknown - 67°C

overclocking

Overclock popularity 3 10
Overclocked clock speed 3.18 GHz 4.02 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.15 GHz 4.22 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.18 GHz 4.02 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics Intel® HD Graphics 2500
Number of displays supported 2 3
GPU clock speed 850 MHz 650 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,100 MHz 1,150 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1600
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
Channels Dual Channel Dual Channel
Maximum bandwidth 21,333.32 MB/s 25,600 MB/s
Maximum memory size 32,768 MB 32,768 MB
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