AMD Ryzen 5 3500U vs AMD EPYC 7551P

Compare AMD Ryzen 5 Mobile with Radeon Vega Graphics 4 core CPU vs AMD EPYC 7001 Series 32 core processor, specs and benchmark score. Which is the better CPU for gaming?

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Benchmark Score

Overall Score

A combined score of all workloads

28 %
48 %
71% significantly better overall score

Gaming Score

The raw gaming performance with a fast GPU

45 %
87% significantly better gaming score
24 %

Multitasking Score

Performance in workloads using up to 8 cores

24 %
57 %
137% significantly better multitasking score

Heavy Workload Score

Performance in workloads using up to 16 cores

23 %
63 %
173% significantly better heavy workload score

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Other Benchmarks

Geekbench (multi) score

Multi threaded benchmark

166% significantly higher Geekbench (multi) score

Geekbench (single) score

Single threaded benchmark

5% slightly higher Geekbench (single) score



Number of physical processing units

700% significantly more cores


Number of logical processing units

700% significantly more threads

Clock Speed

Base frequency at which the chip operates

2 GHz
5% slightly higher clock speed
2 GHz


Thermal Design Power: Measure of heat generated by the CPU

15 W
1100% significantly lower TDP
180 W

Memory Channels

Lanes for simultaneous memory access

300% significantly more memory channels

L1 Cache

Smallest embedded memory, but the fastest

384 KiB
3,072 KiB
700% significantly more L1 cache

L2 Cache

Secondary embedded memory, slower than L1 cache

2 MiB
16 MiB
700% significantly more L2 cache

L3 Cache

General memory pool for all cores

4 MiB
64 MiB
1500% significantly more L3 cache

Other details


Ranking in the hardwareDB database

625th of 1,327
350th of 1,327


The product line

Ryzen 5 Mobile with Radeon Vega Graphics
EPYC 7001 Series

Release date

The official date of release of this chip

January 2019
June 2017

Memory Type

The type of memory used by this chip


Is Unlocked

Can this CPU can be overclocked


Ryzen 5 3500U vs EPYC 7551P specs and performance

According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the EPYC 7551P is faster than the Ryzen 5 3500U. Despite this, the Ryzen 5 3500U has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.

With info from our database, we find that the EPYC 7551P has significantly more cores with 32 cores whereas the Ryzen 5 3500U has 4 cores. It also has more threads than the Ryzen 5 3500U. These CPUs have different clock speeds. Indeed, the Ryzen 5 3500U has a slightly higher clock speed compared to the EPYC 7551P. A Ryzen 5 3500U CPU outputs less heat than a EPYC 7551P CPU because of its significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption. In terms of cache, the EPYC 7551P has significantly more L2 cache when compared to the Ryzen 5 3500U. The EPYC 7551P also has significantly more L3 cache.

The more cores a CPU has, the better the overall performance will be in parallel workloads such as multitasking. Many CPUs have more threads than cores, this means that each physical core is split into multiple logical cores, making them more efficient. Indeed, the Ryzen 5 3500U has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.


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