AMD Ryzen 3 3250C processor review

Ryzen 3 3250C processor released by AMD; release date: 22 Sep 2020. The processor is designed for laptop-computers and based on Zen microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 2, threads - 4. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3.5 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 105 °C. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L1 - 192 KB, L2 - 1 MB, L3 - 4 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4-2400. Maximum memory size: 32 GB.

Supported socket types: FP5. Power consumption (TDP): 15 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Radeon RX Vega 3.


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Top 1 CPU
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PassMark - Single thread mark 1644
PassMark - CPU mark 2332

Integrated graphics – AMD Radeon RX Vega 3

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1000 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Pipelines 192
Transistor count 4500 million

Games performance

Riders Republic (2021)

Low, 1280x72016.00
Medium, 1920x10808.00

Back 4 Blood (2021)

Low, 1280x72032.10
Medium, 1920x108010.60

Far Cry 6 (2021)

Low, 1280x72017.00
Medium, 1920x10805.00

Alan Wake Remastered (2021)

Low, 1280x72021.50
Medium, 1920x10807.64

New World (2021)

Low, 1280x7209.36
Medium, 1920x10804.82

F1 2021 (2021)

Low, 1280x72032.80
Medium, 1920x108015.80
High, 1920x108011.00

Monster Hunter Stories 2 (2021)

Low, 1280x72038.50
Medium, 1920x108021.70
High, 1920x108018.20

Mass Effect Legendary Edition (2021)

Low, 1280x72022.20
Ultra, 1920x108013.70

Outriders (2021)

Low, 1280x72023.60
Medium, 1920x108011.70

Hitman 3 (2021)

Low, 1280x72021.20
Medium, 1920x10808.30

Cyberpunk 2077 (2020)

Low, 1280x7208.15

Immortals Fenyx Rising (2020)

Low, 1280x72017.00
Medium, 1920x10807.00

Crysis Remastered (2020)

Low, 1280x72019.50
Medium, 1920x10803.58

Yakuza Like a Dragon (2020)

Low, 1280x72014.50
Medium, 1920x10804.96

Assassin´s Creed Valhalla (2020)

Low, 1280x72016.00
Medium, 1920x10806.00

Dirt 5 (2020)

Low, 1280x72015.70
Medium, 1920x10805.50
High, 1920x10804.10

Watch Dogs Legion (2020)

Low, 1280x72011.30
Medium, 1920x10806.26

Star Wars Squadrons (2020)

Low, 1280x72034.90
Medium, 1920x108011.90

Mafia Definitive Edition (2020)

Low, 1280x7209.24

Death Stranding (2020)

Low, 1280x72014.60
Medium, 1920x10807.84

F1 2020 (2020)

Low, 1280x72030.90
Medium, 1920x108014.00

Strange Brigade (2018)

Low, 1280x72039.90
Medium, 1920x108014.40
High, 1920x108010.50
Ultra, 1920x10809.00

Gears Tactics (2020)

Low, 1280x72025.40
Medium, 1920x10807.90

Doom Eternal (2020)

Low, 1280x72013.10

Hunt Showdown (2020)

Low, 1280x72010.30
Medium, 1920x10806.00

Escape from Tarkov (2020)

Low, 1280x72015.00
Medium, 1920x10809.00

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x72010.40

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Medium, 1920x10806.40

Need for Speed Heat (2019)

Low, 1280x72010.80
Medium, 1920x10804.30

GRID 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x72020.70
Medium, 1920x10808.70

Ghost Recon Breakpoint (2019)

Low, 1280x72010.00
Medium, 1920x10806.00

FIFA 20 (2019)

Low, 1280x72045.10
Medium, 1920x108023.60
High, 1920x108021.50
Ultra, 1920x108016.70

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x72015.30
Medium, 1920x10806.30

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x72015.60
Medium, 1920x10805.00

Counter-Strike: GO (2012)

Low, 1024x768100.00
Medium, 1366x76869.20
High, 1366x76833.90

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Low, 1280x72017.10
Medium, 1920x10804.70

F1 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x72025.00
Medium, 1920x108010.00

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x72014.50
Medium, 1920x10805.60

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x7209.00

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x72042.10
Medium, 1920x108012.40

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x72012.50
Medium, 1920x10805.20

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x7209.00
Medium, 1920x10805.00

Apex Legends (2019)

Low, 1280x72017.80
Medium, 1920x10806.80

World of Tanks enCore (2018)

Low, 1366x768106.60

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x72072.60
Medium, 1920x108025.90
High, 1920x108012.40

Battlefield V (2018)

Low, 1280x72013.80
Medium, 1920x10807.40

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Low, 1280x72011.00
Medium, 1920x10807.00

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.00
Medium, 1920x10806.00

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.00
Medium, 1920x10805.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x72020.70
Medium, 1920x108012.80
High, 1920x108011.70

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x72012.90
Medium, 1920x10805.83
High, 1920x10804.42

Fortnite (2018)

Low, 1280x72041.30
Medium, 1920x108013.50

Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x72020.80
Medium, 1920x10806.00

Need for Speed Payback (2017)

Low, 1280x72015.40
Medium, 1920x10807.70

Call of Duty WWII (2017)

Low, 1280x72030.70
Medium, 1920x108016.60

Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)

Low, 1280x72013.00
Medium, 1920x10807.00

Middle-earth: Shadow of War (2017)

Low, 1280x72027.00
Medium, 1920x10808.00

FIFA 18 (2017)

Low, 1280x72073.25
Medium, 1920x108028.70
High, 1920x108027.40

F1 2017 (2017)

Low, 1280x72025.00
Medium, 1920x108014.00
High, 1920x108013.00

Team Fortress 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x72075.00
Medium, 1366x76860.30
High, 1920x108043.00

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x72093.30
Medium, 1920x108027.30
High, 1920x108017.40

Prey (2017)

Low, 1280x72035.00
Medium, 1920x108014.30
High, 1920x10808.50

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x72034.00
Medium, 1920x10809.40
High, 1920x10808.90

Resident Evil 7 (2017)

Low, 1280x72044.05
Medium, 1920x108015.60
High, 1920x108010.00

Farming Simulator 17 (2016)

Low, 1280x72098.00
Medium, 1366x76859.20
High, 1920x108020.70

Civilization VI (2016)

Low, 1024x76848.85
Medium, 1366x76828.35
High, 1920x10806.90

Battlefield 1 (2016)

Low, 1280x72025.50
Medium, 1366x76815.70
High, 1920x10807.10

Overwatch (2016)

Low, 1280x72043.50
Medium, 1366x76832.50
High, 1920x108018.80

The Division (2016)

Low, 1280x72016.10
Medium, 1366x7689.70
High, 1920x10804.30

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x76823.30
Medium, 1366x76813.30
High, 1920x10806.60

Rainbow Six Siege (2015)

Low, 1024x76839.70
Medium, 1366x76820.40
High, 1920x108010.20

Anno 2205 (2015)

Low, 1024x76822.70
Medium, 1366x76812.10
High, 1920x10805.10

World of Warships (2015)

Low, 1366x76867.30
Medium, 1366x76840.40
High, 1920x108020.00

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x72064.20
Medium, 1366x76844.60
High, 1920x108020.90
Ultra, 1920x108018.70

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x76821.00
Medium, 1366x76813.20
High, 1920x10806.35
Ultra, 1920x10804.45

Dirt Rally (2015)

Low, 1024x768106.30
Medium, 1366x76828.00
High, 1920x108016.70

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x76850.55
Medium, 1366x76843.15
High, 1920x108011.15
Ultra, 1920x10806.69

Dragon Age: Inquisition (2014)

Low, 1024x76835.70
Medium, 1366x76821.90
High, 1920x10806.70

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (2014)

Low, 1280x72042.60
Medium, 1344x75624.90
High, 1920x108011.80

Sims 4 (2014)

Low, 1024x768152.70
Medium, 1366x76856.10
High, 1920x108026.50
Ultra, 1920x108021.70

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Low, 1280x72064.70
Medium, 1366x76837.45
High, 1366x76829.70
Ultra, 1920x108010.00

Tomb Raider (2013)

Low, 1024x76895.10
Medium, 1366x76841.60
High, 1366x76832.60
Ultra, 1920x108013.80

Diablo III (2012)

Low, 1024x76897.10
Medium, 1366x76851.60
High, 1366x76845.20
Ultra, 1920x108026.80

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)

Low, 1280x72051.50
Medium, 1366x76832.70
High, 1366x76823.50
Ultra, 1920x108013.60

StarCraft 2 (2010)

Low, 1024x768175.40
Medium, 1360x76863.00
High, 1360x76838.70
Ultra, 1920x108018.60

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Zen
Family AMD Ryzen
Launch date 22 Sep 2020
Place in performance rating 991
Series AMD Ryzen 3 Mobile Processors with Radeon Graphics
Vertical segment Laptop


Base frequency 2.6 GHz
L1 cache 192 KB
L2 cache 1 MB
L3 cache 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 105 °C
Maximum frequency 3.5 GHz
Number of cores 2
Number of GPU cores 3
Number of threads 4


Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 35.76 GB/s
Maximum memory size 32 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-2400


Execution Units 3
Graphics base frequency 1200 MHz
Number of pipelines 192
Processor graphics Radeon RX Vega 3

Graphics interfaces


Graphics API support

DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.6


Configurable TDP 12-25 Watt
Sockets supported FP5
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt


Max number of PCIe lanes 12
PCI Express revision 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x8+1x4