AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE vs Intel Core i5-9500T

General info

Comparing Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

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Market segment
Desktop processor
Desktop processor
AMD Ryzen 5
Intel Core i5
Architecture codename
Coffee Lake
Release date
30 September 2019 (1 year ago)
23 April 2019 (2 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)
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Technical specs

Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T 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 cores
4 (Quad-Core)
6 (Hexa-Core)
Base clock speed
3.3 GHz
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Boost clock speed
4 GHz
2.2 GHz
Bus support
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4 × 8 GT/s
L1 cache
384 KB
384 KB
L2 cache
2 MB
1.5 MB
L3 cache
4 MB
9 MB
Chip lithography
12 nm
14 nm
Die size
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149 mm2
Number of transistors
4940 Million
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64 bit support


Information on Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T 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 configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
1 (Uniprocessor)
Socket AM4
Thermal design power (TDP)
35 Watt
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

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Security technologies

Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

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Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T are enumerated here.

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Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory types
Maximum memory size
64 GB
128 GB
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
46.933 GB/s
42.671 GB/s
ECC memory support

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T.

PCIe version
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PCI Express lanes
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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.

Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE 9.35
i5-9500T 9.35


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.

Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE 8202
i5-9500T 8207 +0.1%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Core i5-9500T are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately. Also, your gaming PC must have a decent enough GPU to perform well.

Both CPUs satisfy the 100% minimum and 98% recommended requirements of all games known to us.


Competitors of Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE from Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE from Intel is Core i5-9500T, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

Here are some closest Intel rivals to Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE:

Competitors of Core i5-9500T from AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-9500T from AMD is Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

Here are some closest AMD rivals to Core i5-9500T:

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE

More powerful video core

Somewhat newer (30 September 2019 vs 23 April 2019)

Cheaper ($700 vs $1269)

Higher boost clock speed (4000 vs 2200 MHz)

Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 14 nm)

Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)


Advantages of Intel Core i5-9500T

TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)

vPro (a marketing umbrella term for several Intel technologies: AMT, TXT, EDB, VT, Anti-Theft and some others)


So, which one is the better CPU?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3400GE and Intel Core i5-9500T. The differences in performance seem too small.

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