Intel Core i5-3470S vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G

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CPU comparison with benchmarks


CPU lineage

Intel Core i5-3470S or Intel Core i5-3470S – which processor offers superior performance? In this comparison, we examine disparities and assess which of these two CPUs outperforms the other. We delve into technical specifications and benchmark outcomes.
The Intel Core i5-3470S features 4 processor cores and has the capability to manage 4 threads concurrently.
It was released in Q2/2012 and belongs to the 3 generation of the Intel Core i5 series.
To use the Intel Core i5-3470S, you'll need a motherboard with a LGA 1155 socket.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G features 8 processor cores and has the capability to manage 8 threads concurrently.
It was released in Q4/2022 and belongs to the 4 generation of the Qualcomm Snapdragon series.
Desktop / Server Segment Mobile
3 Generation 4
Intel Core i5 Family Qualcomm Snapdragon
Intel Core i5-3470S Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G
Intel Core i 3000 Group Qualcomm Snapdragon 780

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core i5-3470S has 4 CPU cores and can calculate 4 threads in parallel.
The clock frequency of the Intel Core i5-3470S is 2.9 GHz
and turbo frequency for one core is 3.6 GHz.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G has 8 CPU cores and can calculate 8 threads in parallel.
The clock frequency of the A-Core is 2.7 GHz.
The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.
4 CPU Cores 8
None None 1.9 GHz
4 Threads 8
4x Cores None
None None 2.2 GHz
2.9 GHz Frequency None
No Hyperthreading No
None None 3x Kryo 670 Gold
None None 4x Kryo 670 Silver
normal Core architecture hybrid (Prime / big.LITTLE)
No Overclocking No
None None 1x Kryo 670 Prime
3.6 GHz Turbo Frequency (1 core) None
None None 2.7 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i5-3470S has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short.
Specifically, the Intel Core i5-3470S uses the Intel HD Graphics 2500, which has 48 texture shaders
and 6 execution units.
The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short.
Specifically, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G uses the Qualcomm Adreno 642L, which has 384 texture shaders
and 4 execution units.
6 Execution units 4
7 Generation 5
Intel HD Graphics 2500 GPU name Qualcomm Adreno 642L
2.0 GB Max. GPU Memory 4.0 GB
22 nm Technology 6 nm
1.1 GHz GPU (Turbo) --
0.65 GHz GPU frequency --
11.0 Direct X 12.0
48 Shaders 384
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Q2/2012 Release date Q2/2021

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

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Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.
No AV1 No
No h265 / HEVC (10 bit) Decode / Encode
Decode JPEG Decode / Encode
Decode VC-1 Decode
Decode / Encode h264 Decode / Encode
No VP8 Decode / Encode
No h265 / HEVC (8 bit) Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode AVC Decode
No VP9 Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The processor supports a maximum memory capacity of 32.0 GB distributed across 2 memory channels. It offers a peak memory bandwidth of 25.6 GB/s. Both the type and quantity of memory can have a substantial impact on the overall system performance.
DDR3-1600 Memory type LPDDR5-3200
pci PCIe pci
2 Memory channels 2
32.0 GB Max. Memory 0 bytes
25.6 GB/s Bandwidth 25.6 GB/s

Thermal Management

The processor has a thermal design power (TDP) of 65 W watts.
TDP indicates the cooling solution needed to effectively manage the processor's heat. It generally provides an approximate indication of the actual power consumption of the CPU itself.
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65 W TDP (PL1 / PBP) None

Technical details

The Intel Core i5-3470S is manufactured using a 22 nm process.
A smaller manufacturing process indicates a more contemporary and energy-efficient CPU.
In total, this processor boasts a generous 6.0 MB cache.
A substantial cache can significantly enhance the processor's performance, particularly in scenarios like gaming.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 782G is manufactured using a 5 nm process.
0 bytes L2-Cache 0 bytes
Monolithic Chip design Chiplet
-- Part Number SM7325-AF
6.0 MB L3-Cache 0 bytes
VT-x, VT-x EPT Virtualization None
LGA 1155 Socket
Q2/2012 Release date Q4/2022
22 nm Technology 5 nm
Ivy Bridge S Architecture Kryo 670
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) ARMv8-A64 (64 bit)
SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX ISA extensions
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Windows 10, Linux Operating systems Android
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