Intel Core i5-9500T vs AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

Comparative analysis of Intel Core i5-9500T and AMD Ryzen 5 2400G processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics image quality, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, 3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score, 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Core i5-9500T

  • CPU is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 2 month(s) later
  • 2 more cores, run more applications at once: 6 vs 4
  • 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
  • Around 86% lower typical power consumption: 35 Watt vs 65 Watt
  • Around 40% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 4627 vs 3310
  • Around 40% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 4627 vs 3310
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 23 April 2019 vs 12 February 2018
Number of cores 6 vs 4
Maximum core temperature 100 °C vs 95°C
L3 cache 9 MB vs 4 MB
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 35 Watt vs 65 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 4627 vs 3310
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 4627 vs 3310

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

  • Processor is unlocked, an unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
  • 2 more threads: 8 vs 6
  • Around 5% higher clock speed: 3.9 GHz vs 3.70 GHz
  • Around 33% more L2 cache; more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • Around 8% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 8853 vs 8166
  • Around 49% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 3013 vs 2023
  • Around 49% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 3013 vs 2023
  • Around 31% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 10372 vs 7946
  • Around 31% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 10372 vs 7946
Specifications (specs)
Unlocked Unlocked vs Locked
Number of threads 8 vs 6
Maximum frequency 3.9 GHz vs 3.70 GHz
L2 cache 2 MB vs 1.5 MB
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2188 vs 2186
PassMark - CPU mark 8853 vs 8166
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 3013 vs 2023
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 3013 vs 2023
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 10372 vs 7946
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 10372 vs 7946

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Core i5-9500T
CPU 2: AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2186
2188
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
8166
8853
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
CPU 1
CPU 2
2023
3013
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
CPU 1
CPU 2
2023
3013
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
CPU 1
CPU 2
4627
3310
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
CPU 1
CPU 2
4627
3310
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
CPU 1
CPU 2
7946
10372
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
CPU 1
CPU 2
7946
10372
Name Intel Core i5-9500T AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
PassMark - Single thread mark 2186 2188
PassMark - CPU mark 8166 8853
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 2023 3013
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 2023 3013
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 4627 3310
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 4627 3310
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 7946 10372
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 7946 10372
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 853
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 3174
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 0
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 42.311
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 375.23
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 3.018
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 45.366
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 6.358

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Core i5-9500T AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

Essentials

Architecture codename Coffee Lake Zen
Family Core i5 AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date 23 April 2019 12 February 2018
Launch price (MSRP) $192
Place in performance rating 131 142
Processor Number i5-9500T
Series i5-9000 AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
OPN PIB YD2400C5FBBOX
OPN Tray YD2400C5M4MFB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Price now $158.99
Value for money (0-100) 17.20

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2.20 GHz 3.6 GHz
Bus Speed 8 GT/s DMI3
L1 cache 384 KB 384 KB
L2 cache 1.5 MB 2 MB
L3 cache 9 MB 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm FinFET
Maximum core temperature 100 °C 95°C
Maximum frequency 3.70 GHz 3.9 GHz
Number of cores 6 4
Number of threads 6 8
Unlocked
Die size 246 mm
Number of GPU cores 11
Transistor count 4500 Million

Memory

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

Graphics

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
Processor graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Radeon RX Vega 11 Graphics
Graphics max frequency 1250 MHz
iGPU core count 11

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 3
DisplayPort
HDMI

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

Graphics API support

DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.5

Compatibility

Configurable TDP-down 25 Watt
Configurable TDP-down Frequency 1.60 GHz
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1 1
Sockets supported FCLGA1151 AM4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 35 Watt 65 Watt
Thermal Solution PCG 2015A (35W) Wraith Stealth
Configurable TDP 46-65 Watt

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0 x8
PCIe configurations 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Scalability 1S Only

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)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2, Intel AVX2
Intel 64
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
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
AMD SenseMI
AMD VR Ready Processors
Enmotus FuzeDrive
FreeSync
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)

Virtualization

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