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Front view of Intel x5-Z8330

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Intel x5-Z8330

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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 0.5 MB 4x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Higher clock speed 1.44 GHz vs 0.9 GHz Around 60% higher clock speed
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.44 GHz vs 0.9 GHz Around 60% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Jan, 2016 vs Jul, 2015 Release date 6 months later
Front view of Intel Core M3-6Y30

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Intel Core M3-6Y30

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Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for maximum performance when needed, while conserving power and minimizing heat production when not needed
Much better geekbench 3 single core score 2,388.5 vs 726 More than 3.2x better geekbench 3 single core score
Significantly better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score 4,647.5 vs 2,152 Around 2.2x better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score
More number of displays supported 3 vs 2 1 more number of displays supported
Higher GPU clock speed 300 MHz vs 200 MHz 50% higher GPU clock speed
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.02 GHz vs 1.68 GHz More than 20% better overclocked clock speed (Air)

Benchmarks Real world tests of x5-Z8330 vs Core M3-6Y30

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

x5-Z8330
2,152
Core M3-6Y30
4,647.5

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

x5-Z8330
726
Core M3-6Y30
2,388.5

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

x5-Z8330
297.1 MB/s
Core M3-6Y30
3,015 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

x5-Z8330
1,007
Core M3-6Y30
3,056

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

x5-Z8330  vs
Core M3-6Y30 
Clock speed 1.44 GHz 0.9 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core

features

Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling No Yes

power consumption

Typical power consumption N/A 3.66W

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3L-1600
DDR3
Channels Single Channel Dual Channel
Maximum bandwidth 6,400 MB/s 25,600 MB/s
Maximum memory size 2,048 MB 16,384 MB

details

x5-Z8330  vs
Core M3-6Y30 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 2 MB 0.5 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 14 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 1.68 GHz 2.02 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.44 GHz 0.9 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 1.68 GHz 2.02 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 400 Intel® HD Graphics 515
Number of displays supported 2 3
GPU clock speed 200 MHz 300 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
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