How to Compare Intel® Processors Using Product Specifications Page (ARK)

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04/07/2020

When you're looking to buy a new laptop (standard laptop, 2 in 1, mobile workstation) or desktop (PC, Intel® Mini PC, All-in-One, workstation), or build a brand-new system using an Intel boxed processor, and you need to compare Intel® Processors, use the Product Specification page.

You can compare processors in the same or different collection, compare i9, i7, i5, or i3.  You can also compare different type of processors, such as Intel® Core, Atom, Pentium, and Celeron, Xeon, or any other type of Intel processors.

Capture the Intel® processor number to use for the comparison. Refer to how to identify my Intel® Processor.

  1. Go to Product Specification page (ARK).
  2. Type the first processor number in the Search Specification box located in the top-right corner. 
  3. Click Add to Compare button located in the top-right corner. 
  4. Type the second processor number in the Search Specification box (You can add multiple processors this way, up to 8).
  5. Click Add to Compare again.
  6. View the comparison list by clicking the blue Compare box that should show the numbers of the processors to be compared.  (Compare box is Located to the left side of the search specification box.)
  7. To clear the comparison, simply close the Compare box, or click Clear queue in the comparison page.
  8. You can also export the list of comparison by clicking Export Comparison, which saves the information into a spreadsheet.


You can compare processors in the same or different collection, generation, i9, i7, or i3.  You can also compare different type of processors, like Intel® Core, Pentium, and Celeron, or any other type of Intel processors.

Example: To compare i7-7700HQ and i5-8350U.

  1. On Product Specifications page, enter i5-8350U in the search box.

    Search box

  2. Choose Add to Compare.

    Add to Compare

  3. Enter i7-7700HQ in the search box.

    Enter i7-7700HQ

  4. Choose Add to compare, and click Compare (blue box at the top).

    Click Compare

  5. View the comparison list between the two processors. Use Clear queue to clear the comparison.

    Clear queue

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