AMD Ryzen 9 5900 vs Intel Core i5 12400

We're comparing AMD Ryzen 9 5900 and Intel Core i5 12400:
The AMD Ryzen 9 5900 have 12 total cores at base frequency of 3.0 GHz, while the Intel Core i5 12400 have 6 total cores at base frequency of 2.5 GHz.

General Info

Type

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

Desktop

Intel Core i5 12400

Desktop

Company

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

AMD

Intel Core i5 12400

Intel

Release Date

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

January 12, 2021

Intel Core i5 12400

January 4, 2022

Family

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

Zen 3 (Vermeer)

Intel Core i5 12400

Alder Lake

Generation

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

12th

instruction set & Artitecture

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

x86-64

Intel Core i5 12400

x86-64

Has GPU

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

No

Intel Core i5 12400

UHD Graphics 730

Components

Total Cores

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

12

Intel Core i5 12400

6

Total Threads

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

24

Intel Core i5 12400

12

Base Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

3.0 GHz

Intel Core i5 12400

2.5 GHz

Turbo Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

4.7 GHz

Intel Core i5 12400

44 GHz

L1 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

32K (per core)

Intel Core i5 12400

80K (per core)

L2 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

512 (per core)

Intel Core i5 12400

1280K (per core)

L3 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

64MB (shared)

Intel Core i5 12400

18 MB(shared)

Specification

Bus Frequency

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

100 MHz

Intel Core i5 12400

100 MHz

Multiplier

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

30x

Intel Core i5 12400

25x

Technology

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

7 nm

Intel Core i5 12400

10 nm

Socket

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

AM4

Intel Core i5 12400

LGA-1700

Peak Temperature

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

95°C

Intel Core i5 12400

100°C

Transistors

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

4.15 billions

Intel Core i5 12400

-

Integrated GPU

Integrated GPU

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

UHD Graphics 730

GPU Base Clock Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

300 MHz

GPU Base Turbo Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

1450 MHz

Shading Unit

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

192

TGP

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

15 W

GPU Flops

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

-

Intel Core i5 12400

0.35 TFLOPS

Benchmark Performance

Cinebench(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

1591

Intel Core i5 12400

1697

Cinebench(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

20852

Intel Core i5 12400

12050

Passmarks(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

3417

Intel Core i5 12400

3542

Passmarks(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

34333

Intel Core i5 12400

19718

Geekbench(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

1706

Intel Core i5 12400

1632

Geekbench(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

13062

Intel Core i5 12400

8808

Miscellaneous

Memory Type

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

DDR4-3200

Intel Core i5 12400

DDR5-4800, DDR4-3200

Maximum Memory

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

128 GB

Intel Core i5 12400

128 GB

Memory Channels

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

2

Intel Core i5 12400

2

PCle Version

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

4.0

Intel Core i5 12400

5.0

PCle Lanes

AMD Ryzen 9 5900

20

Intel Core i5 12400

20

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