Quote Originally Posted by JS987 View Post
Average power consumption graph is misleading.
In case of idle there is only 1W difference, video playback 2W difference.
http://www.silentpcreview.com/article1202-page3.html
And if you go to the two next page you will notice that that the 35W TDP CPU consume about 7.6W less then the next CPU under heavy load, the thing is that it take longer period of time to execute the benchmark test.