AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U vs AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

Comparative analysis of AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U and AMD Ryzen 3 2300U processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Graphics API support. 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 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U

  • 4 more threads: 8 vs 4
  • Around 6% higher clock speed: 3.6 GHz vs 3.4 GHz
  • Around 35% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2027 vs 1501
  • Around 37% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 6821 vs 4995
  • Around 12% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 2503 vs 2237
  • Around 16% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s): 25.516 vs 22.001
  • Around 9% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s): 2.115 vs 1.94
  • Around 4% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s): 30.83 vs 29.592
  • Around 12% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s): 101.686 vs 90.909
  • Around 78% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 5962 vs 3348
  • Around 78% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 5962 vs 3348
Specifications (specs)
Number of threads 8 vs 4
Maximum frequency 3.6 GHz vs 3.4 GHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2027 vs 1501
PassMark - CPU mark 6821 vs 4995
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 2503 vs 2237
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 25.516 vs 22.001
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.115 vs 1.94
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 30.83 vs 29.592
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 101.686 vs 90.909
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 5962 vs 3348
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 5962 vs 3348

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

  • Around 3% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 724 vs 704
Benchmarks
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 724 vs 704
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 376.289 vs 376.268

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U
CPU 2: AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2027
1501
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
6821
4995
Geekbench 4 - Single Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
704
724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
2503
2237
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
25.516
22.001
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
376.268
376.289
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
2.115
1.94
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
30.83
29.592
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
101.686
90.909
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
CPU 1
CPU 2
5962
3348
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
CPU 1
CPU 2
5962
3348
Name AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U AMD Ryzen 3 2300U
PassMark - Single thread mark 2027 1501
PassMark - CPU mark 6821 4995
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 704 724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 2503 2237
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 25.516 22.001
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 376.268 376.289
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.115 1.94
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 30.83 29.592
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 101.686 90.909
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 1569
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1744
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 5962 3348
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 1569
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1744
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 5962 3348

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen Zen
Family AMD Ryzen PRO Processors AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date 10 January 2018 8 January 2018
OPN Tray YM250BC4T4MFB YM2300C4T4MFB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 259 301
Series AMD Ryzen 5 PRO Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics AMD Ryzen 3 Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics
Vertical segment Laptop Laptop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2 GHz 2 GHz
Die size 246 mm 246 mm
L1 cache 384 KB 384 KB
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L3 cache 4 MB 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 95°C 95°C
Maximum frequency 3.6 GHz 3.4 GHz
Number of cores 4 4
Number of GPU cores 8 6
Number of threads 8 4
Transistor count 4500 Million 4500 Million
Unlocked

Memory

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

Graphics

Graphics max frequency 1100 MHz 1100 MHz
iGPU core count 8 6
Processor graphics Radeon Vega 8 Graphics Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI

Compatibility

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

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0

Advanced Technologies

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

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)

Graphics API support

DirectX 12