Apple M1 Max vs AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.0 GHz Apple M1 Max with 10-cores against the 2.9 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS with 8-cores. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.

Review

General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Performance
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 4800HS and Max
Advantages of Apple M1 Max
  • Newer - released 2-years and 2-months later
  • Around 341.33 GB/s (500%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth
  • Consumes up to 44% less energy than the Ryzen 7 4800HS – 30 vs 54 Watt
  • 48% faster in a single-core Geekbench v5 test - 1785 vs 1205 points
  • More modern manufacturing process – 5 versus 7 nanometers
  • Has 2 more physical cores
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS
  • 31% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.2 GHz vs 3.2 GHz)

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
M1 Max +25%
1540
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
M1 Max +16%
12313
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
M1 Max +48%
3837
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
M1 Max +21%
22495
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
M1 Max +48%
1784
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
M1 Max +85%
12536
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Apple M1 Max and AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS

General

Vendor Apple AMD
Released May 7, 2022 March 16, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set ARMv8 x86-64
Codename - Zen 2
Socket Apple M-Socket FP6
Integrated GPU Apple M1 Max GPU (32-core) Radeon RX Vega 7

Performance

Cores 10 8
Threads 10 16
Base Frequency 2.0 GHz 2.9 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 3.2 GHz 4.2 GHz
Bus frequency - 100 MHz
Multiplier - 29x
L1 Cache 192K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 24MB (shared) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache - 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Transistors 57 billions -
Fabrication process 5 nm 7 nm
TDP 30 W 35-54 W
Max. temperature - 105°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Apple M1 Max GPU (32-core) Radeon RX Vega 7
GPU Base Clock 450 MHz 300 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1296 MHz 1600 MHz
Shading Units 4096 448
TMUs 256 28
ROPs 128 7
TGP 60 W 10-45 W
Max. Resolution 6016x3384 - 60 Hz -
iGPU FLOPS
10.4 TFLOPS
1.108 TFLOPS

Memory support

Memory types LPDDR5-6400 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 8 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 409.6 GB/s 68.27 GB/s
ECC Support No No

Misc

PCI Express Version - 3.0
PCI Express Lanes - 16

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Comments

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