Intel Core i7-9700 vs AMD A10 PRO-7850B

Comparative analysis of Intel Core i7-9700 and AMD A10 PRO-7850B processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics image quality, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, 3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Core i7-9700

  • 4 more cores, run more applications at once: 8 vs 4
  • 4 more threads: 8 vs 4
  • Around 18% higher clock speed: 4.70 GHz vs 4 GHz
  • Around 38% higher maximum core temperature: 100 °C vs 72.40°C
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 14 nm vs 28 nm
  • 2x more L1 cache, more data can be stored in the L1 cache for quick access later
  • Around 46% lower typical power consumption: 65 Watt vs 95 Watt
  • Around 87% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2833 vs 1515
  • 4.2x better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 13827 vs 3308
  • Around 10% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 6643 vs 6048
  • Around 91% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s): 31.952 vs 16.734
  • Around 43% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s): 428.039 vs 299.141
  • Around 46% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s): 2.209 vs 1.516
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 8 vs 4
Number of threads 8 vs 4
Maximum frequency 4.70 GHz vs 4 GHz
Maximum core temperature 100 °C vs 72.40°C
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 28 nm
L1 cache 512 KB vs 256 KB
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt vs 95 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2833 vs 1515
PassMark - CPU mark 13827 vs 3308
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 6643 vs 6048
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 31.952 vs 16.734
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 428.039 vs 299.141
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.209 vs 1.516

Reasons to consider the AMD A10 PRO-7850B

  • 2x more L2 cache, more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • 2x better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 2445 vs 1218
  • Around 32% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s): 29.04 vs 21.946
  • 2.8x better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s): 87.568 vs 31.783
Specifications (specs)
L2 cache 4 MB vs 2 MB
Benchmarks
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 2445 vs 1218
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 29.04 vs 21.946
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 87.568 vs 31.783

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Core i7-9700
CPU 2: AMD A10 PRO-7850B

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2833
1515
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
13827
3308
Geekbench 4 - Single Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
1218
2445
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
6643
6048
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
31.952
16.734
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
428.039
299.141
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
2.209
1.516
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
21.946
29.04
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
31.783
87.568
Name Intel Core i7-9700 AMD A10 PRO-7850B
PassMark - Single thread mark 2833 1515
PassMark - CPU mark 13827 3308
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 1218 2445
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 6643 6048
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 0
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 31.952 16.734
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 428.039 299.141
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.209 1.516
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 21.946 29.04
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 31.783 87.568

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Core i7-9700 AMD A10 PRO-7850B

Essentials

Architecture codename Coffee Lake
Launch date 23 April 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $323, $335
Place in performance rating 220 247
Processor Number i7-9700
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
Family AMD PRO A-Series Processors
OPN Tray AD785BXBI44JA
Series AMD PRO A-Series A10 APU for Desktops

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.00 GHz 3.7 GHz
Bus Speed 8 GT/s DMI3
L1 cache 512 KB 256 KB
L2 cache 2 MB 4 MB
L3 cache 12 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 28 nm
Maximum core temperature 100 °C 72.40°C
Maximum frequency 4.70 GHz 4 GHz
Number of cores 8 4
Number of threads 8 4
Compute Cores 12
Number of GPU cores 8
Unlocked

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 2 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 41.6 GB/s
Maximum memory size 128 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-2666
Supported memory frequency 2133 MHz

Graphics

Device ID 0x3E98
Graphics base frequency 350 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 1.20 GHz
Intel® Clear Video HD technology
Intel® Clear Video technology
Intel® InTru™ 3D technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Max video memory 64 GB
Processor graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 AMD Radeon R7 Graphics
Graphics max frequency 720 MHz
iGPU core count 512
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Codec Engine (VCE)

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 3
DisplayPort
HDMI

Graphics image quality

4K resolution support
Max resolution over DisplayPort 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over eDP 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4 4096x2304@24Hz

Graphics API support

DirectX 12 12
OpenGL 4.5

Compatibility

Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported FCLGA1151 FM2+
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt 95 Watt
Thermal Solution PCG 2015C (65W)

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCI Express revision 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Scalability 1S Only

Security & Reliability

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

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2, Intel AVX2
Intel 64
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Thermal Monitoring
AMD App Acceleration
AMD Elite Experiences
AMD HD3D technology
AMD Mantle API
DualGraphics
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Fused Multiply-Add 4 (FMA4)
Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Out-of-band client management
PowerGating
PowerNow
PowerTune
RAID
System Image Stability
TrueAudio

Virtualization

Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)
IOMMU 2.0