Intel Core i5-8265U vs AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U

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Intel Core i5-8265U
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AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U
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Price now 718$
Games supported 90%

General info

Comparing Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating11211099
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
SeriesIntel Core i5AMD Ryzen 3
Architecture codenameWhiskey Lake-U (2018−2019)Picasso (2019−2020)
Release date28 August 2018 (4 years ago)8 April 2019 (3 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$297no data
Current price$630 (2.1x MSRP)$718

Technical specs

Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 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 cores4 (Quad-Core)4 (Quad-Core)
Threads84
Base clock speed1.6 GHz2.1 GHz
Boost clock speed3.9 GHz3.5 GHz
Bus support4 GT/sno data
L1 cache256 KB384 KB
L2 cache1 MB2 MB
L3 cache6 MB (shared)4 MB (shared)
Chip lithography14 nm12 nm
Die size123 mm2209.78 mm2
Maximum core temperature100 °Cno data
Maximum case temperature (TCase)72 °Cno data
Number of transistorsno data4940 Million
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier-no data

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 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 configuration11 (Uniprocessor)
SocketFCBGA1528FP5
Thermal design power (TDP)15 Watt15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2XFR, FMA3, SSE 4.2, AVX2, SMT
AES-NI++
AVX++
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
Speed Shift+no data
My WiFi+no data
Turbo Boost Technology2.0no data
Hyper-Threading Technology+no data
TSX-no data
Idle States+no data
Thermal Monitoring+no data
Flex Memory Access+no data
SIPP-no data
Smart Response+no data

Security technologies

Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT-no data
EDB+no data
Secure Key+no data
Identity Protection+no data
SGXYes with Intel® MEno data
OS Guard+no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U are enumerated here.

AMD-V++
VT-d+no data
VT-x+no data
EPT+no data

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4DDR4 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size64 GB32 GB
Max memory channels2no data
Maximum memory bandwidth37.5 GB/s38.397 GB/s
ECC memory support-no data

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardIntel® UHD Graphics for 8th Generation Intel® Processors-
Max video memory32 GB-
Quick Sync Video+-
Clear Video+-
Clear Video HD+-
Graphics max frequency1.1 GHz-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U integrated GPUs.

Number of displays supported3-
eDP+-
DisplayPort+-
HDMI+-
DVI+-

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.

4K resolution support+-
Max resolution over HDMI 1.44096x2304@24Hz-
Max resolution over eDP4096x2304@60Hz-
Max resolution over DisplayPort4096x2304@60Hz-

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.

DirectX12-
OpenGL4.5-

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-8265U and Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U.

PCIe version3.03.0
PCI Express lanes1612

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.

i5-8265U 6.01
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 6.13
+2%
  • Passmark
  • Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core
  • Cinebench 11.5 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: 69%

i5-8265U 6059
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 6180
+2%

Cinebench Release 11.5 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R11.5 which uses all the processor threads. A maximum of 64 threads is supported in this version.

Benchmark coverage: 17%

i5-8265U 6
+4%
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 6

Cinebench Release 15 Multi Core (sometimes called Multi-Thread) is a variant of Cinebench R15 which uses all the processor threads.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

i5-8265U 602
+25.1%
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 481

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%

i5-8265U 159
+26.2%
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 126

Cinebench R11.5 is an old benchmark 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 loads a single thread with ray tracing to render a glossy room full of crystal spheres and light sources.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

i5-8265U 1.8
+24.5%
Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U 1.4

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 6.01 6.13
Recency 28 August 2018 8 April 2019
Boost clock speed 1600 3500
Base clock speed 1600 2100
Chip lithography 14 nm 12 nm

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Competitors of Core i5-8265U by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-8265U by AMD is Turion 64 ML-44, which is slower by 1% and lower by 9 positions in our rating.

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Competitors of Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U by Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U from Intel is Core i5-8250U, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 5 positions in our rating.

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