AMD A8-7100 vs Ryzen 3 3200U

AMD A8-7100
AMD Ryzen 3 3200U

General info

Comparing A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
AMD Kaveri
 
AMD Ryzen 3
Architecture codename
Kaveri
 
Picasso
Release date
4 June 2014
 
6 January 2019

Technical specs

A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
4
Base frequency
no data
 
2.6 GHz
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
 
3.5 GHz
L1 cache
no data
 
128K (per core)
L2 cache
4096 KB
 
512K (per core)
L3 cache
no data
 
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
12 nm
Die size
245 mm2
 
246 mm2
Maximum core temperature
no data
 
105 °C
Transistor count
2410 Million
 
4500 Million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
no data
 
1 (Uniprocessor)
Socket
FP3
 
FP5
Power consumption (TDP)
19 Watt
 
15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
+
FMA
+
 
-
AVX
+
 
+
FRTC
+
 
-
TrueAudio
+
 
-
PowerNow
+
 
-
PowerGating
+
 
-
Out-of-band client management
+
 
-
VirusProtect
+
 
-
HSA
+
 
-

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+
IOMMU 2.0
+
 
-

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1600
 
DDR4 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size
no data
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
no data
 
35.76 GB/s
ECC memory support
-
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U.
iGPU core count
4
 
no data
Enduro
+
 
-
Switchable graphics
+
 
-
UVD
+
 
-
VCE
+
 
-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U integrated GPUs.
DisplayPort
+
 
-
HDMI
+
 
-

Graphics API support

APIs supported by A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
no data
Vulkan
+
 
-

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
no data
 
12

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

A8-7100 5.07 +0.2%
Ryzen 3 3200U 5.06

3DMark06 CPU

A8-7100 2225
Ryzen 3 3200U 3755 +68.8%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

A8-7100 1379
Ryzen 3 3200U 4258 +208.8%

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

A8-7100 4134
Ryzen 3 3200U 9284 +124.6%

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

A8-7100 44
Ryzen 3 3200U 128 +190.9%

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

A8-7100 133
Ryzen 3 3200U 326 +145.1%

wPrime 32

A8-7100 33
Ryzen 3 3200U 14 +136.8%

WinRAR 4.0

A8-7100 1417
Ryzen 3 3200U 1613 +13.8%

x264 encoding pass 1

A8-7100 56
Ryzen 3 3200U 98 +75%

x264 encoding pass 2

A8-7100 11
Ryzen 3 3200U 20 +81.8%

TrueCrypt AES

A8-7100 1
Ryzen 3 3200U 2 +100%

Geekbench 2

A8-7100 3914
Ryzen 3 3200U 7816 +99.7%

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

A8-7100 1473
Ryzen 3 3200U 3282 +122.8%

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

A8-7100 3337
Ryzen 3 3200U 6922 +107.4%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good A8-7100 and Ryzen 3 3200U are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD A8-7100

0.2% faster in synthetic tests
FMA4
FRTC
TrueAudioMenu
PowerNow
PowerGatingMenu
OutofBandManageMenu
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
HSA
IOMMU20Menu
Enduro (saves battery charge by automatically switching between an integrated and discrete AMD GPU depending on workload. Similar to NVIDIA Optimus)
SwitchableGraphics
UVDMenu
VCEMenu
DisplayPortMenu
HDMIMenu
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 3200U

Much newer (6 January 2019 vs 4 June 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 19 watts)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
MMX (MultiMedia Extensions - the very first (1996) SIMD instruction expansion for Intel desktop CPUs, works with 64-bit registers)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
ECCMemory

So, A8-7100 or Ryzen 3 3200U?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD A8-7100 and AMD Ryzen 3 3200U. The differences in performance seem too small.
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