AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
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AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 vs AMD Ryzen 5 4600G. Specifications, performance, tests

Overall score
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Released
Q3/2019
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
Released
Q3/2020
Overall score
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AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G

What's the best choice AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 or AMD Ryzen 5 4600G?

We have prepared a comparison to help you choose the best processor. Compare their specifications and benchmarks.

AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 has a maximum frequency of 3.10 GHz. 12 Cores. Power consumption of 65 W. Released in Q3/2019.

AMD Ryzen 5 4600G has a maximum frequency of 3.70 GHz. 6 Cores. Power consumption of 65 W. Released in Q3/2020.

Differences

  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    28 left arrow score
  • More number of cores

    2 times more threads

    12 left arrow 6
  • Higher turbo clock speed

    Around 2% better overclocked clock speed

    4.30 GHz left arrow 4.20 GHz

Positions in all rankings

Common positions AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
    214 place
  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    69 place
  • Monero Hashrate kH/s
    26 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)
    1 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    6 place
  • Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
    36 place
Reasons to consider
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
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  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    258 left arrow score
  • Higher clock speed

    Around 16% better clock speed

    3.70 GHz left arrow 3.10 GHz

Positions in all rankings

Common positions AMD Ryzen 5 4600G CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
    170 place
  • Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
    145 place
  • Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
    157 place
  • Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
    176 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
    131 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
    189 place
  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
    208 place
  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    255 place
  • iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
    111 place
  • Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
    190 place

Specifications

Technical data
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
CPU family and group

Background information about the processors being compared, series, generation and market segment.

  • Segment
    Desktop / Server left arrow Desktop / Server
  • Family
    AMD Ryzen left arrow AMD Ryzen
  • Generation
    3 left arrow 3
  • CPU group
    AMD Ryzen 3000 left arrow AMD Ryzen 4000G
  • Predecessor
    -- left arrow AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
  • Successor
    -- left arrow AMD Ryzen 5 5600G
CPU Technical specs

Basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base and turbo frequency, and cache size. These parameters indirectly tell about the speed of the processor, the higher they are the better.

  • Frequency
    3.10 GHz left arrow 3.70 GHz
  • CPU Cores
    12 left arrow 6
  • Turbo (1 Core)
    4.30 GHz left arrow 4.20 GHz
  • CPU Threads
    24 left arrow 12
  • Hyperthreading
    Yes left arrow Yes
  • Overclocking
    Yes left arrow Yes
  • Core architecture
    normal left arrow normal
IGPU

Internal Graphics does not affect the performance of the CPU, performs the work of the graphics card in its absence or on mobile devices.

  • GPU name
    no iGPU left arrow AMD Radeon 7 Graphics (Renoir)
  • GPU frequency
    left arrow 1.90 GHz
  • GPU (Turbo)
    No turbo left arrow No turbo
  • Execution units
    left arrow 7
  • Shader
    left arrow 448
  • Max. GPU Memory
    -- left arrow 2 GB
  • Max. displays
    left arrow 3
  • Generation
    left arrow 9
  • DirectX Version
    left arrow 12
  • Technology
    left arrow 7 nm
  • Release date
    left arrow Q1/2020
Hardware codec support

Built-in codecs used to encode and decode content. Significantly speeds up the required operations.

  • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • h264
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VP9
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VP8
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • AV1
    No left arrow No
  • AVC
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VC-1
    No left arrow Decode
  • JPEG
    No left arrow Decode / Encode
Memory specs & PCI

Types, channel quantity of RAM supported by AMD Ryzen 5 4600G and AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900. Depending on the motherboards, higher or lower memory frequencies may be supported.

  • Memory type
    DDR4-3200 left arrow DDR4-3200
  • Max. Memory
    128 GB left arrow 32 GB
  • ECC
    No left arrow Yes
  • Memory channels
    2 left arrow 2
  • PCIe version
    4.0 left arrow 3.0
  • PCIe lanes
    20 left arrow 12
Encryption
  • AES-NI
    Yes left arrow Yes
Thermal Management

Compare the TDP requirements of TDP AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 and AMD Ryzen 5 4600G to select a cooling system. Note, the TDP value refers to thermal watts, not electrical watts.

  • TDP (PL1)
    65 W left arrow 65 W
  • TDP down
    -- left arrow 45 W
  • Tjunction max.
    95 °C left arrow 100 °C
Technologies and extensions

Architecture, interfaces, additional instructions supported by AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 and AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900, virtual machine technologies and process technology.

  • Instruction set (ISA)
    x86-64 (64 bit) left arrow x86-64 (64 bit)
  • Virtualization
    AMD-V, SVM left arrow AMD-V, SVM
  • ISA extensions
    SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3 left arrow SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
  • L3-Cache
    64.00 MB left arrow 8.00 MB
  • Architecture
    Matisse (Zen 2) left arrow Renoir (Zen 2)
  • Technology
    7 nm left arrow 7 nm
  • Socket
    AM4 left arrow AM4
  • Release date
    Q3/2019 left arrow Q3/2020

Benchmarks

Performance tests CPUs

Based on the results of several benchmarks, you can more accurately estimate the difference in performance between AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 3900 and AMD Ryzen 5 4600G.

Compare the synthetic test values and choose the best processor!

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 SC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 MC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
PassMark is a test suite that performs complex mathematical calculations to determine CPU performance on file compression, encryption and physics-related tasks

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