AMD Ryzen 3 2300U processor review

Ryzen 3 2300U processor released by AMD; release date: 8 January 2018. The processor is designed for laptop-computers and based on Zen microarchitecture.

CPU is unlocked for overclocking. Total number of cores - 4, threads - 4. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3.4 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 95°C. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L1 - 384 KB, L2 - 2 MB, L3 - 4 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4.

Supported socket types: FP5. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 15 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Radeon Vega 6 Graphics with the following parameters: maximum frequency - 1100 MHz, cores count - 6.

Benchmarks

PassMark
Single thread mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
2573
0
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
9754
0
Geekbench 4
Single Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
5311
729
Geekbench 4
Multi-Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
36691
2250
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
56.680 mPixels/s
22.001 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
754.248 Frames/s
376.289 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
3.237 Frames/s
1.940 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
49.002 Frames/s
29.592 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
218.231 mHash/s
90.909 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
12887 Frames
3348 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
12887.000 Fps
3348.000 Fps
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 0
PassMark - CPU mark 0
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 729
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 2250
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 22.001 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 376.289 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 1.940 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 29.592 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 90.909 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3348 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3348.000 Fps

Integrated graphics – AMD Radeon Vega 6 Mobile

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1011 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Transistor count 4,940 million

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen
Family AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date 8 January 2018
OPN Tray YM2300C4T4MFB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 94
Series AMD Ryzen 3 Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics
Vertical segment Laptop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2 GHz
Die size 246 mm
L1 cache 384 KB
L2 cache 2 MB
L3 cache 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 95°C
Maximum frequency 3.4 GHz
Number of cores 4
Number of GPU cores 6
Number of threads 4
Transistor count 4500 Million
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 2
Supported memory frequency 2400 MHz
Supported memory types DDR4

Graphics

Graphics max frequency 1100 MHz
iGPU core count 6
Processor graphics Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI

Graphics API support

DirectX 12

Compatibility

Configurable TDP 12-25 Watt
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported FP5
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Thermal Solution Not included

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0

Advanced Technologies

AMD SenseMI
FreeSync
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions
The "Zen" Core Architecture

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)