AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G vs Intel Core i5-9500

Comparative analysis of AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G and Intel Core i5-9500 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Graphics image quality, Security & Reliability. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, 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 3400G

  • CPU is newer: launch date 5 month(s) later
  • Processor is unlocked, an unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
  • 2 more threads: 8 vs 6
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 12 nm vs 14 nm
  • Around 33% more L2 cache; more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • Around 3% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 9582 vs 9298
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 30 Sep 2019 vs 23 Apr 2019
Unlocked Unlocked vs Locked
Number of threads 8 vs 6
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm vs 14 nm
L2 cache 2 MB vs 1.5 MB
Benchmarks
PassMark - CPU mark 9582 vs 9298

Reasons to consider the Intel Core i5-9500

  • 2 more cores, run more applications at once: 6 vs 4
  • Around 5% higher clock speed: 4.40 GHz vs 4.2 GHz
  • Around 5% higher maximum core temperature: 100°C vs 95 °C
  • 2.3x more L3 cache, more data can be stored in the L3 cache for quick access later
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 128 GB vs 64 GB
  • Around 9% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2561 vs 2345
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 6 vs 4
Maximum frequency 4.40 GHz vs 4.2 GHz
Maximum core temperature 100°C vs 95 °C
L3 cache 9 MB vs 4 MB
Maximum memory size 128 GB vs 64 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2561 vs 2345

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G
CPU 2: Intel Core i5-9500

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2345
2561
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
9582
9298
Name AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G Intel Core i5-9500
PassMark - Single thread mark 2345 2561
PassMark - CPU mark 9582 9298
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 1151
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 4681
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 2042
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 4862
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 8413
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 2042
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 4862
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 8413

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G Intel Core i5-9500

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen+ Coffee Lake
Family Ryzen 5
Launch date 30 Sep 2019 23 Apr 2019
OPN Tray YD340BC5M4MFH
Place in performance rating 202 194
Processor Number PRO 3400G i5-9500
Series 3000 9th Generation Intel Core i5 Processors
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
Launch price (MSRP) $192 - $202
Status Launched

Performance

Base frequency 3.7 GHz 3.00 GHz
L1 cache 384 KB 384 KB
L2 cache 2 MB 1.5 MB
L3 cache 4 MB 9 MB
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 95 °C 100°C
Maximum frequency 4.2 GHz 4.40 GHz
Number of cores 4 6
Number of GPU cores 11
Number of threads 8 6
Unlocked
64 bit support
Bus Speed 8 GT/s
Maximum case temperature (TCase) 72 °C

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 2 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 43.71 GB/s 41.6 GB/s
Maximum memory size 64 GB 128 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-2933 DDR4-2666

Graphics

Execution Units 11
Graphics max frequency 1400 MHz
Number of pipelines 704
Processor graphics Radeon RX Vega 11 Intel UHD Graphics 630
Device ID 0x3E92
Graphics base frequency 350 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 1.10 GHz
Intel® Clear Video HD technology
Intel® Clear Video technology
Intel® InTru™ 3D technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Max video memory 64 GB

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI
Number of displays supported 3 3

Graphics API support

DirectX 12 12
OpenGL 4.6 4.5

Compatibility

Configurable TDP 45-65 Watt
Sockets supported AM4 FCLGA1151
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt 65 Watt
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Thermal Solution PCG 2015C (65W)

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 20 16
PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x16+1x4 Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Total number of SATA ports 4
USB revision 3.0
Scalability 1S Only

Advanced Technologies

AMD Secure technology
Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2, Intel AVX2
Intel 64
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Thermal Monitoring

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)

Graphics image quality

4K resolution support
Max resolution over DisplayPort 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over eDP 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4 4096x2304@24Hz

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Identity Protection technology
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)
Secure Boot