AMD Ryzen 5 2500U vs Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U

AMD Ryzen 5 2500U
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U

General info

Comparing Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
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Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
AMD Ryzen 5
 
AMD Ryzen 5
Architecture codename
Raven Ridge
 
Raven Ridge
Release date
26 October 2017
 
26 October 2017

Technical specs

Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
4
Number of threads
8
 
8
Base frequency
2 GHz
 
2 GHz
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
3.6 GHz
L1 cache
128K (per core)
 
128K (per core)
L2 cache
512K (per core)
 
512K (per core)
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
246 mm2
 
246 mm2
Maximum core temperature
no data
 
105 °C
Transistor count
4500 Million
 
4500 Million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 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 (Uniprocessor)
 
1 (Uniprocessor)
Socket
FP5
 
FP5
Power consumption (TDP)
15 Watt
 
15 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U.
Supported memory types
DDR4 Dual-channel
 
DDR4 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
32 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
35.76 GB/s
 
35.76 GB/s
ECC memory support
+
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U.

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
12
 
12

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Ryzen 5 2500U 8.09 +0.1%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 8.08

3DMark06 CPU

Ryzen 5 2500U 4828
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 5635 +16.7%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 4411 +1.4%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 4349

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 15684 +9.4%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 14336

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 2 +2.6%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 2

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 7 +8.2%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 6

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 137 +2.2%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 134

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 609 +10.1%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 553

wPrime 32

Ryzen 5 2500U 10 +20.8%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 12

WinRAR 4.0

Ryzen 5 2500U 2426
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 2700 +11.3%

x264 encoding pass 1

Ryzen 5 2500U 121 +23.5%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 98

x264 encoding pass 2

Ryzen 5 2500U 35 +2.9%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 34

TrueCrypt AES

Ryzen 5 2500U 3
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 3 +3%

Geekbench 2

Ryzen 5 2500U 10616
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 11156 +5.1%

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 3383 +1.7%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 3326

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 11301
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 12422 +9.9%

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit single-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 3582 +2.9%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 3480

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit multi-core

Ryzen 5 2500U 9548
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 9760 +2.2%

Passmark

Ryzen 5 2500U 6578 +0.1%
Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U 6570

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Ryzen 5 2500U and Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 2500U

0.1% faster in synthetic tests

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U

We are unaware of any advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U over AMD Ryzen 5 2500U.

So, Ryzen 5 2500U or Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Ryzen 5 2500U and AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U. The differences in performance seem too small.
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