AMD Ryzen 3 4100: specs and benchmarks

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Ryzen 3 4100
AMD Ryzen 3 4100
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Year of release 2022
Performance 8.85


AMD started Ryzen 3 4100 sales 4 April 2022. This is a Renoir architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 7 nm manufacturing technology, with a max turbo frequency of 4000 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM4 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt. It supports DDR4-3200 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 9654.

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General info

Ryzen 3 4100 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance ranking740
Value for money44.36
Market segmentDesktop processor
Architecture codenameRenoir (2020−2022)
Release date4 April 2022 (1 year old)
Current price$65 of 15854 (Xeon Platinum 8276L)
Value for money

Performance per price, higher is better.

Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores4 (Quad-Core)
Base clock speed3.8 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed4 GHzof 6 (Core i9-13900KS)
L1 cache64K (per core)of 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)
L2 cache512K (per core)of 36864 (Apple M2 Max)
L3 cache8.00391 MB (shared)of 768 (EPYC 7373X)
Chip lithography7 nmof 4 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)
Die size156 mm2
Number of transistors9,800 millionof 9900000 (Ryzen 5 7645HX)
64 bit support+
Unlocked multiplier+


Information on Ryzen 3 4100 compatibility with other computer components and devices: 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 configuration1of 8 (Opteron 842)
Power consumption (TDP)65 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 3 4100. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.


Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 3 4100's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-3200of 5600 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)


Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version3.0of 5 (Core i9-12900K)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Ryzen 3 4100. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Combined synthetic benchmark 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.

Ryzen 3 4100 8.85


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: 68%

Ryzen 3 4100 11160

Gaming performance

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen 3 4100 performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.

Intel equivalent

According to our data, the closest Intel alternative to Ryzen 3 4100 is Core i5-10600T, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our ranking.

i5-10600TCore i510600T

Here are some closest Intel rivals to Ryzen 3 4100:

Similar processors

Here is our recommendation of several processors that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

i5-10600TCore i510600T
Ryzen 3 4300GERyzen 34300GE
Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GERyzen 3PRO 4350GE
Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GRyzen 3PRO 4350G
Ryzen 3 4300GRyzen 34300G
i7-9700TCore i79700T

Recommended GPUs

People consider these graphics cards to be good for Ryzen 3 4100, according to our PC configuration statistics.

These are the fastest graphics cards for Ryzen 3 4100 in our user configuration statistics. There is a total of 2622 configurations based on Ryzen 3 4100 in our database.

RTX 4090 GeForce RTX 4090
1% (25/2622)
RTX 4080 GeForce RTX 4080
0.08% (2/2622)
RX 7900 XTX Radeon RX 7900 XTX
0.08% (2/2622)
RTX 3090 Ti GeForce RTX 3090 Ti
0.3% (8/2622)
RTX 3080 Ti GeForce RTX 3080 Ti
0.08% (2/2622)
RTX 3090 GeForce RTX 3090
0.1% (3/2622)
RTX 3080 GeForce RTX 3080
0.04% (1/2622)
RTX 3070 Ti GeForce RTX 3070 Ti
0.04% (1/2622)
RTX 3070 GeForce RTX 3070
0.2% (6/2622)
RTX 3060 Ti GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
0.4% (10/2622)

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