Solved main difference between 3rd and 4th gen Tags: Processors Intel i5 CPUs Last response: October 8, 2013 3:10 PM in CPUs Share avinash bhoybar October 8, 2013 4:43:50 AM what is the difference between 3rd gen and 4 th gen i5 processors More about : main difference 3rd 4th gen wanderer11 a b à CPUs October 8, 2013 4:51:41 AM 5 less pins so they use a different motherboard. m 0 l lunyone a b à CPUs October 8, 2013 5:14:14 AM I'm thinking you want a bit more info than what "Wanderer11" mentioned, so here's a website that describes differences pretty good: http://www.tested.com/tech/pcs/455882-tested-intels-has... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Anonymous a b à CPUs October 8, 2013 3:10:47 PM Haswell processors are %7 faster than Ivy Bridge, integrate the VRM into the CPU (Its why it runs hotter), and use the Intel HD 4600 GPU instead of the older HD 4000 one. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDifference between 3rd Gen i5 & 4th Gen i5 for office usage Forum difference between 3rd gen and 4th gen? Forum SolvedWhat's the difference in 3rd gen i7 and 4th gen i7? Forum Solvedwhat is the difference between 3rd generation laptops and 4th generation laptops Forum SolvedDIfference between 3rd generation i7 and 4th generation i5 Forum Whats the difference between the Intel 4th Generation Core i3 and the Intel 3rd Generation Core i3 ? Forum Solveddifference between 4th gen dual core i7 and quad core i7 ? Forum Difference between an Intel 3rd Generation i7 processor and 4th Generation i7 processor Forum SolvedDoes 4th Gen processors really worth the upgrade over 3rd gen Forum Solvedstick with 3rd gen or go for 4th gen Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 3rd gen vs 4th gen. i NEED SUGGESTIONS. Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 3rd gen vs 4th gen Forum Solved3rd Gen i7 or 4th i5 for design related softwares? Forum SolvedIs the i7 4th Gen worth upgrading toward from the 3rd Gen? Forum SolvedIntel 3rd gen 2.6 ghz or 4th gen 1.6 ghz ?? Forum Solvedi5 3rd or i5 4th gen cpu Forum SolvedBUY HELP!! Should i buy NEW/ used 3rd gen or new 4th gen???? Forum Solved3rd Gen i5 vs 4th Gen i7. Forum SolvedIntel i5 3rd gen or 4th gen Forum Solvedwant to buy a laptop.. i3 4th gen vs i5 3rd gen Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !