AMD Ryzen 5 2400G vs Intel Core i5-8400

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
AMD Socket AM4 DESKTOP
3600 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jan 2018
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

Intel Core i5-8400
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
2800 MHz / Cores: 6 / Jan 2018
Intel Core i5-8400

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    112%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    110%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    114%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

None

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-8400

10% higher single threaded performance.
14% higher multi threaded performance.
Around 12% higher average synthetic performance.

Intel Core i5-8400

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i5-8400

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AVX
AES
F16C
BMI1
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V
SMT
SSSE3
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
VT-d
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
FMA3
BMI2
Boost 2.0

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
Architecture AMD_Zen vs Intel_Coffelake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR4
Codename Zen vs Coffee Lake
Release Date Jan 2018 vs Jan 2018

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
Cores 4 vs 6
Threads 8 vs 6
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Radeon RX Vega 11 vs Intel UHD 630

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
L1 Cache 128 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 512 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 1024 KB (shared) vs 9216 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
Socket AMD Socket AM4 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp unknown vs 72°C
Package vs FC-LGA1151
Die Size 246mm² vs 151mm²
Process 14 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Intel Core i5-8400
Cpu Frequency 3600 MHz vs 2800 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 3900 MHz vs 4000 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage variable vs unknown
TDP 65 W vs 65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    4290 points
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    4800 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    19324 points
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    20160 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    154
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    170

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    820
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    939

points - higher is better