Intel recently released their 8th generation Coffee Lake mobile CPUs for laptops, in this video I will compare the features and performance differences between the popular i7-7700H CPU and newer i5-8300H CPU to help you decide which CPU to buy in your next laptop. I’ve benchmarked both games and CPU intensive applications to show you the difference between them in the following:

Games Tested:
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO)
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG)
Shadow of War
Watch Dogs 2
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon
Dota 2

Applications Tested:
Cinebench R15
7-Zip 18.05 (compression/decompression)
VeraCrypt 1.22 (AES encryption/decryption)
Handbrake 1.1.1 (transcode 4K to 1080p, and 1080p to 720p)
Geekbench 4.2.2
Corona 1.3

Check pricing for laptops with the new 8th gen i5-8300H CPU at Amazon:

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