Comparison Charts for Intel® Core™ Desktop Processor Family


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About these charts

These charts contain basic features of the Intel® Core™ Desktop Processor Family. If you are looking for side-by-side specification comparisons, see how to compare Intel® Processors using product specifications page (ARK). You can also find and compare technical information by watching this related video.


If your Intel® Core™ processor number ends with “H”, “HK”, “G”, “U” , “Y”,” HQ”, or “M”, it is a mobile processor. Please check this article of comparison charts for Intel® Core™ Laptop Processor Family.


Compare Intel® Core™ Processors

Compare all Intel Core processors using either the Excel* spreadsheets listed below, or refer to the individual PDFs files listed in the table below.

In the spreadsheets, you can use the available filters to sort for generations and identifiers (i9, i7, i5, and i3).

Intel® Core™ Processors Launched 2014 to present (Excel) Excel icon

Intel® Core™ Processors Launched 2013 and older (Excel) Excel icon

Difference between i9, 7, i5, and i3 in 10th, 9th, 8th, and 7th Generation Intel® Core™


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