Intel Core i5-3570 vs Intel Core i7-2600

Table of Contents

Physical Specifications

Socket Intel Socket 1155 Intel Socket 1155
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 22 nm 32 nm
Transistors unknown 1,160 million
Die size 133 mm² 216 mm²
Package FC-LGA12C FC-LGA10
tCaseMax 67°C


Frequency 3.4 GHz 3.4 GHz
Turbo clock up to 3.8 GHz up to 3.8 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 34.0x 34.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
TDP 77 W 95 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status unknown End-of-life
Release date Jun 1st, 2012 Jan 9th, 2011
Codename Ivy Bridge Sandy Bridge
Generation Core i5 Core i7
Part SR0T7 SR00B
Memory support DDR3 Dual-channel DDR3 Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only) Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only)


Total Cores 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Intel HD 2500 Intel HD 2000


Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 6MB (shared) 8MB (shared)


Notes Intel HD 2500 frequency: 650-1150MHz

Features & Technologies

AES-NI Yes Yes
AVX Yes Yes
EIST Yes Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
TXT Yes Yes
VT-d Yes Yes
VT-x Yes Yes
XD bit Yes Yes


Sysrqmts browser extension icon
Stop overpaying for PC games!
See cheapest prices in Steam store with our browser extension.