Intel Core i5 10210U vs AMD Ryzen 3 5300U

We compared two 4-core laptop CPUs: the 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5 10210U against the 2.6 GHz AMD Ryzen 3 5300U. 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 5300U and 10210U
Advantages of Intel Core i5 10210U
  • Supports up to 64 GB DDR4-2666 RAM
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size
  • 11% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.2 GHz vs 3.8 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 5300U
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 14 nanometers
  • Newer - released 1-year and 5-months later

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
4669
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
9976
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
3783
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Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 10210U and AMD Ryzen 3 5300U

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released August 21, 2019 January 12, 2021
Type Laptop Laptop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Comet Lake Zen 2 (Lucienne)
Model number i5-10210U -
Integrated GPU UHD Graphics 620 Radeon RX Vega 6

CPU

Performance Cores
P-Cores 4 4
P-Threads 8 8
Base Frequency (P) 1.6 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 4.2 GHz 3.8 GHz
Total
Total Cores 4 4
Total Threads 8 8
Bus Frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 16x 26x
Bus Bandwidth 4 GT/s -
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 6MB (shared) 4MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Package

Fabrication process 14 nm 7 nm
Socket BGA-1528 FP6
TDP 15 W 10-25 W (configurable)
Peak temperature 100°C 105°C

iGPU

Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620 Radeon RX Vega 6
GPU Base Clock 300 MHz -
GPU Boost Clock 1100 MHz 1500 MHz
Shading Units 192 384
TMUs 24 24
ROPs 3 8
Execution Units 24 -
TGP 15 W 15 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 60 Hz -
iGPU FLOPS
0.38 TFLOPS

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 64 GB 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 41.66 GB/s -
ECC Support No No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i5 10210U official page AMD Ryzen 3 5300U official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 12
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX-2 -

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Comments

So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 3 5300U or Intel Core i5 10210U?