AMD Ryzen 5 3400G vs Intel Core i5-8400

AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3700 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jul 2019
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G

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

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
    102%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    100%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
    102%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    100%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
    102%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 3400G

This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-8400

None

No winner

Gaming

No clear winner declared


No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared



Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4A
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AES
AVX
AVX2
BMI1
BMI2
SHA
F16C
FMA3
AMD64
EVP
AMD-V
SMAP
SMEP
SMT
Precision Boost
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
VT-d
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
Boost 2.0

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
ArchitectureAMD_Zen_PlusvsIntel_Coffelake
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenamePicassovsCoffee Lake
Release DateJul 2019vsJan 2018

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
Cores4vs6
Threads8vs6
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsRadeon RX Vega 11vsIntel UHD 630

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
L1 Cache128K (per core)vs64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512K (per core)vs256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache4MB (shared)vs9216 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsIntel Socket 1151
Max Case Tempunknownvs72°C
PackageµOPGA-1331vsFC-LGA1151
Die Size210mm²vs151mm²
Process12 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 3400GIntel Core i5-8400
Cpu Frequency3700 MHzvs2800 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed4200 MHzvs4000 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltagevariablevsunknown
TDP65 Wvs65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
    4620 points
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    4800 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
    19861 points
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    20160 points

Points - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G (simulated)
    173.93
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    170

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3400G (simulated)
    961.31
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    939

points - higher is better