AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz

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Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz Performance Specification
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2.1 GHz
3.7 GHz
4 cores
8 threads
Socket AM4
64 Bit
Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz is a budget notebook APU based on AMD's 12nm Zen+ microarchitecture. It offers 4 physical cores (8 logical), clocked at 2.1 GHz base clock speed and 3.7 GHz boost clock speed.

It has a locked multiplier and therefore cannot overclocked using traditional methods.

It has 4MB of L3 Cache. Level 3 cache is a static memory bank of a processor and it is used to feed it instructions. It also has 2MB L2 Cache and 384KB L1 Cache. This processor also supports DDR4 based RAMs with maximum memory support of 32GB.

The AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz has a maximum Thermal Power Design of 15W, making it a low-end, power-efficient CPU that should extend laptop battery life.

Among its many features are Cool n Quiet, CoolCore Technology, Extended Frequency Range (XFX), Pure Power and Precision Boost are enabled.

It features an integrated Vega 8 GPU with 8 Execution units, 512 Shaders, and a maximum clock speed of 1,200MHz. This is a low-end graphics chip that can run less demanding eSports titles at 900p screen resolution.

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Ryzen 5 3500U 4-Core 2.1 GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Resident Evil 8 8% 70%
Grand Theft Auto VI 11% 45%
Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition 18% 1%
Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 8% 52%
Battlefield 6 15% 23%
Biomutant 5% 23%
Far Cry 6 11% 39%
Days Gone 32% 0%
Star Citizen 5% 5%
Hood: Outlaws and Legends 57% 2%
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