AMD FX-8350 vs Ryzen 5 2400G

AMD FX-8350
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

General info

Comparing FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
17.11
 
25.97
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Series
AMD FX-Series (Desktop)
 
AMD Ryzen 5
Architecture codename
Vishera
 
Raven Ridge
Release date
23 October 2012
 
12 February 2018
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$169
Price now
$270
 
$177

Technical specs

FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
8
 
4
Number of threads
8
 
8
Base frequency
4 GHz
 
3.6 GHz
Maximum frequency
4.2 GHz
 
3.9 GHz
L1 cache
no data
 
128K (per core)
L2 cache
8192 KB
 
512K (per core)
L3 cache
no data
 
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
315 mm2
 
210 mm2
Maximum core temperature
61 °C
 
no data
Transistor count
1,200 million
 
4,950 million
64 bit support
+
 
+
Unlocked
+
 
+
P0 Vcore voltage
Min: 1.2 V - Max: 1.4 V
 
no data

Compatibility

Information on FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
1 (Uniprocessor)
Socket
AM3+
 
AM4
Power consumption (TDP)
125 Watt
 
65 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
+
FMA
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G.
Supported memory types
Not Listed
 
DDR4 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size
no data
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
no data
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
no data
 
43.71 GB/s
ECC memory support
-
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G.
Integrated graphics
no data
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G.
PCIe revision
n/a
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
no data
 
12

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

FX-8350 11.01 +0.5%
Ryzen 5 2400G 10.96

3DMark06 CPU

FX-8350 6648
Ryzen 5 2400G 6672 +0.4%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

FX-8350 3201
Ryzen 5 2400G 4805 +50.1%

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

FX-8350 16904
Ryzen 5 2400G 21024 +24.4%

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

FX-8350 1
Ryzen 5 2400G 2 +60.9%

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

FX-8350 7
Ryzen 5 2400G 9 +37.7%

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

FX-8350 97
Ryzen 5 2400G 158 +62.9%

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

FX-8350 636
Ryzen 5 2400G 856 +34.6%

wPrime 32

FX-8350 8
Ryzen 5 2400G 7 +20.9%

WinRAR 4.0

FX-8350 4562 +18.6%
Ryzen 5 2400G 3846

x264 encoding pass 1

FX-8350 139
Ryzen 5 2400G 172 +23.7%

x264 encoding pass 2

FX-8350 44
Ryzen 5 2400G 48 +9.1%

TrueCrypt AES

FX-8350 4
Ryzen 5 2400G 5 +44.4%

Passmark

FX-8350 8948 +0.4%
Ryzen 5 2400G 8912

Gaming performance

Let's see how good FX-8350 and Ryzen 5 2400G are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD FX-8350

0.5% faster in synthetic tests
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

Much newer (12 February 2018 vs 23 October 2012)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 32 nm)
Less power hungry (65 vs 125 watts)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
x86-64 (a general name for 64-bit extension of x86 instruction set. There are AMD64 and Intel 64 versions that differ very little)
ECCMemory

So, FX-8350 or Ryzen 5 2400G?

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