Intel Core i5-L16G7 processor review

Core i5-L16G7 processor released by Intel; release date: Q2'20. At the time of release, the processor cost $281. The processor is designed for mobile-computers and based on Lakefield microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 5, threads - 5. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3.00 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 100°C. Manufacturing process technology - 10 nm. Cache size: L3 - 4 MB.

Supported memory types: LPDDR4X 4267 POP Memory. Maximum memory size: 8 GB.

Supported socket types: FC-CSP1016. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1.

The processor has integrated graphics Intel UHD Graphics.


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Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 1643
PassMark - CPU mark 3164

Integrated graphics – Intel UHD Graphics G7 (Lakefield GT2 64 EU)

Technical info

Boost clock speed 500 MHz
Compute units 64
Core clock speed 200 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 10 nm
Pipelines 64

Games performance

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Rocket League (2017)

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

The Witcher 3 (2015)

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Lakefield
Launch date Q2'20
Launch price (MSRP) $281
Place in performance rating 612
Processor Number i5-L16G7
Series Intel Core Processors with Intel Hybrid Technology
Status Launched
Vertical segment Mobile


64 bit support
Base frequency 1.40 GHz
Bus Speed 4 GT/s
L3 cache 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 10 nm
Maximum core temperature 100°C
Maximum frequency 3.00 GHz
Number of cores 5
Number of threads 5


Maximum memory bandwidth 34 GB/s
Maximum memory size 8 GB
Supported memory frequency 4267 MHz
Supported memory types LPDDR4X 4267 POP Memory


Device ID 9940
Execution Units 64
Graphics base frequency 200 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 500 MHz
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Processor graphics Intel UHD Graphics

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 4

Graphics image quality

4K resolution support

Graphics API support

DirectX DX12
OpenGL OpenGL4.5


Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 12mm x 12mm
Scenario Design Power (SDP) 7 W
Sockets supported FC-CSP1016


Max number of PCIe lanes 6
PCI Express revision 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x2, 1x2 + 2x1

Security & Reliability

Anti-Theft technology
Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)
Secure Boot

Advanced Technologies

Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2
Intel 64
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Speed Shift technology


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)