AMD Ryzen 5 5625U vs Apple M1 Max

Price now 8.99$
Games supported 100%
Apple M1 Max
Apple M1 Max
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  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
AMD Ryzen 5 5625U
AMD Ryzen 5 5625U
  • Interface
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Price now no data
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating425535
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
SeriesApple M-SeriesAMD Cezanne (Zen 3, Ryzen 5000)
Architecture codenameno dataBarcelo (Zen 3) (2022)
Release date18 October 2021 (1 year old)4 January 2022 (1 year old)
Current price$8.99 no data

Technical specs

Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores10 (Deca-Core)6 (Hexa-Core)
Base clock speed2.06 GHz2.3 GHz
Boost clock speed3.22 GHz4.3 GHz
L1 cache2.9 MB64K (per core)
L2 cache28 MB512K (per core)
L3 cache48 MB16 MB (shared)
Chip lithography5 nm7 nm
Die sizeno data180 mm2
Maximum core temperatureno data95 °C
Number of transistors57000 Million10,700 million
64 bit support++


Information on Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U compatibility with other computer components: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configurationno data1
Socketno dataFP6
Thermal design power (TDP)no data15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsno dataXFR, FMA3, SSE 4.2, AVX2, SMT
AES-NIno data+
AVXno data+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U are enumerated here.

AMD-Vno data+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesno dataDDR4-3200

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardApple M1 Max 32-Core GPU-


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Apple M1 Max and Ryzen 5 5625U.

PCIe versionno data3.0

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Apple M1 Max 14.54
Ryzen 5 5625U 11.93
  • Passmark
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core


Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 67%

Apple M1 Max 22137
Ryzen 5 5625U 15033

Apple M1 Max outperforms Ryzen 5 5625U by 47% in Passmark.

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

Cinebench Release 15 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R15 which uses all the processor threads.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

Apple M1 Max 1691
Ryzen 5 5625U 1447

Apple M1 Max outperforms Ryzen 5 5625U by 17% in Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core.

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

Cinebench R15 (standing for Release 15) is a benchmark made by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. It was superseded by later versions of Cinebench, which use more modern variants of Cinema 4D engine. The Single Core version (sometimes called Single-Thread) only uses a single processor thread to render a room full of reflective spheres and light sources.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

Apple M1 Max 200
Ryzen 5 5625U 223

Ryzen 5 5625U outperforms Apple M1 Max by 12% in Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core.

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 14.54 11.93
Recency 18 October 2021 4 January 2022
Boost clock speed 3220 4300
Base clock speed 2060 2300
Chip lithography 5 nm 7 nm

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends

Apple M1 Max
Apple M1 Max

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Competitors of Ryzen 5 5625U by Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 5 5625U from Intel is Core i7-10875H, which is faster by 1% and higher by 11 positions in our rating.

Intel Core i7-10875H Core i7 10875H

Here are some closest Intel rivals to Ryzen 5 5625U:

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