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Intel Core i5 10300H vs AMD Ryzen 5 4600H

We compared two laptop CPUs: the 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5 10300H with 4-cores against the 3.0 GHz AMD Ryzen 5 4600H with 6-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 4600H and 10300H
Advantages of Intel Core i5 10300H
  • Supports up to 128 GB DDR4-2933 RAM
  • Consumes up to 17% less energy than the Ryzen 5 4600H – 45 vs 54 Watt
  • 13% higher Turbo Boost frequency (4.5 GHz vs 4 GHz)
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
  • More modern manufacturing process – 7 versus 14 nanometers
  • Has 2 more physical cores
  • Around 22.47 GB/s (49%) higher theoretical memory bandwidth

Benchmarks

Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
3286
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
14929
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
6086

Specifications

Full technical specification of Intel Core i5 10300H and AMD Ryzen 5 4600H

General

Vendor Intel AMD
Released April 2, 2020 January 6, 2020
Type Laptop Laptop
Codename Comet Lake-H Zen 2
Model number i5-10300H -
Socket BGA-1440 FP6
Integrated GPU Intel UHD Graphics 630 Radeon Vega 6

Performance

Cores 4 6
Threads 8 12
Base Frequency 2.5 GHz 3.0 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency 4.5 GHz 4 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 25x 30x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s -
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 32K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 512K (per core)
L3 Cache 8MB (shared) 8MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No

Power

Fabrication process 14 nm 7 nm
TDP 45 W 35-54 W
Max. temperature 100°C 105°C

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2933 DDR4-3200, LPDDR4-4266
Memory Size 128 GB 32 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 45.8 GB/s 68.27 GB/s
ECC Support No Yes

Misc

Official site Intel Core i5 10300H official page AMD Ryzen 5 4600H official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16

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Comments

So which CPU will you choose: AMD Ryzen 5 4600H or Intel Core i5 10300H?
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guest_1346 12 June 2021 13:18
No doubt Ryzen 4600h professor is killer. I'm using both of i5 10300h and ryzen 4600h.
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Jack Dalila 02 June 2021 22:39
***k AMD ,Intel is the best CPU of all time & future will prove that who's gone a best ever.
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CEO of AMD 27 June 2021 12:06
What did you just say?
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User 723 27 April 2021 17:09
AMD is the best! I have used both AMD Ryzen 5 4600h and also Intel Core i5 10300h, but AMD was way better in performance as well as power efficiency! If you are looking for a new laptop that performs well as well as fits budget, choose AMD!
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AMD 12 February 2021 14:30
Because of ram bus effect.
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