AMD Ryzen 3 5425U vs Ryzen 3 5300U

We compared two 4-core laptop CPUs: the 2.7 GHz AMD Ryzen 3 5425U against the 2.6 GHz Ryzen 3 5300U. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.


General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Efficiency
The efficiency score of electricity consumption
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating

Key Differences

What are the key differences between 5300U and 5425U
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 5425U
  • Has 4 MB larger L3 cache size
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-3200 RAM
  • Newer - released 1-year later
  • 32% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1315 vs 1000 points
  • 8% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.1 GHz vs 3.8 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 5300U
  • More than 10° C higher critical temperature


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
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Full technical specification of AMD Ryzen 3 5425U and Ryzen 3 5300U


Vendor AMD AMD
Released January 4, 2022 January 12, 2021
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename - Zen 2 (Lucienne)
Integrated GPU Radeon Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000) Radeon RX Vega 6


Performance Cores
P-Cores 4 4
P-Threads 8 8
Base Frequency (P) 2.7 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.1 GHz 3.8 GHz
Total Cores 4 4
Total Threads 8 8
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 27x 26x
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 512K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 8MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Transistors 10.7 billions -
Fabrication process 7 nm 7 nm
Socket FP6 FP6
TDP 15 W 10-25 W (configurable)
Peak temperature 95°C 105°C


Integrated Graphics AMD Radeon Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000) Radeon RX Vega 6
GPU Boost Clock 1600 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 384 384
TMUs 24 24
ROPs 8 8
TGP 15 W 15 W

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-3200, LPDDR4x-4267 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 64 GB 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
ECC Support Yes No


Official site AMD Ryzen 3 5425U official page AMD Ryzen 3 5300U official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 12

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Total votes: 151


So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 3 5300U or Ryzen 3 5425U?
Abdullah 29 April 2022 13:22
Is the AMD Ryzen™ 3 5425U worth it? Is it really an improvement or just a rebranded 5300u? Will there be a 6000 series Ryzen 3? What are the downsides?
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