Two Lenovo laptops with Intel Core i3 11th Gen 1115G4 and Intel Core i5 11th Gen 1135G7 processors were tested in six modern PC games.
An expert from the PC Support & Gaming Test channel launched two laptops (Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 82FE00QLIN with Intel Core i5 11th Gen 1135G7, Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 82H801FKIN with Intel Core i3 11th Gen 1115G4) in six games. Projects include The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Red Dead Redemption 2, Mafia: Definitive Edition, Grand Theft Auto V, Far Cry 5.
V The Witcher 3: Wild Huntat low settings at 720p, the difference in performance between the Core i5 and i3 is about 10 frames: 30-34 fps versus 40-44 fps.
Shadow of the Tomb Raiderruns at 720p at minimum settings at about 30 fps on an i3 laptop and about 35 fps on an i5 laptop.
With the same parameters as before, set in Red Dead Redemption 2the i3 configuration has a frame rate in the region of 20 fps, while the i5 configuration has a frame rate of about 35 fps.
720p on low preset in Mafia: Definitive Editionit is possible to get with i3 – within 15 fps, with i5 – about 26-28 fps.
Grand Theft Auto Vat normal settings in 720p resolution it goes with a gap between i3 and i5 of about 20 frames. On a laptop with an i3, the average performance is 33-35 fps, and on a system with an i5 it is 52-54 fps.
Far Cry 5starts up with low graphics settings set to 720p. The average frame rate on the configuration with the i3 is about 30 fps, and with the i5 – about 35-38 fps.