AMD Ryzen 3 2300U vs AMD Athlon II N370

Comparative analysis of AMD Ryzen 3 2300U and AMD Athlon II N370 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

  • CPU is newer: launch date 7 year(s) 0 month(s) later
  • 2 more cores, run more applications at once: 4 vs 2
  • 2 more threads: 4 vs 2
  • Around 36% higher clock speed: 3.4 GHz vs 2.5 GHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 14 nm vs 45 nm
  • Around 50% more L1 cache; more data can be stored in the L1 cache for quick access later
  • 2x more L2 cache, more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • 2.3x lower typical power consumption: 15 Watt vs 35 Watt
  • Around 71% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 1490 vs 870
  • 5.6x better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 4922 vs 885
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 8 January 2018 vs 16 December 2010
Number of cores 4 vs 2
Number of threads 4 vs 2
Maximum frequency 3.4 GHz vs 2.5 GHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 45 nm
L1 cache 384 KB vs 256 KB
L2 cache 2 MB vs 1024 KB
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt vs 35 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 1490 vs 870
PassMark - CPU mark 4922 vs 885

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD Ryzen 3 2300U
CPU 2: AMD Athlon II N370

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1490
870
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
4922
885
Name AMD Ryzen 3 2300U AMD Athlon II N370
PassMark - Single thread mark 1490 870
PassMark - CPU mark 4922 885
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 2237
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 22.001
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 376.289
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 1.94
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 29.592
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 90.909
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3348
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3348

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Ryzen 3 2300U AMD Athlon II N370

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen Champlain
Family AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date 8 January 2018 16 December 2010
OPN Tray YM2300C4T4MFB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 300 1282
Series AMD Ryzen 3 Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics AMD Athlon II
Vertical segment Laptop Laptop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2 GHz
Die size 246 mm 117.5 mm
L1 cache 384 KB 256 KB
L2 cache 2 MB 1024 KB
L3 cache 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 45 nm
Maximum core temperature 95°C
Maximum frequency 3.4 GHz 2.5 GHz
Number of cores 4 2
Number of GPU cores 6
Number of threads 4 2
Transistor count 4500 Million 234 Million
Unlocked
Front-side bus (FSB) 3200 MHz

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 S1
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt 35 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
VirusProtect

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)