AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Vs Core i5-8400 Gaming Performance

Specifications of the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G have been released and you can check out the specifications of the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G as well as the 2200G here. Both chips come with AMD Vega graphics and that is why the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G is able to blow the Core i5-8400 out of the water when it comes to gaming performance.

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G features 11 AMD Vega NGCUs, 704 stream processors, 44 TMUs. The Core i5-8400 comes with Intel HD graphics and that is no match for AMD Vega APUs. You can check out the official performance number below:

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Vs Core i5-8400

The AMD Ryzen 5 2400G is more powerful than the 2200G so this will give you an idea regarding the performance of the 2200G. These are the official benchmarks from AMD and I can understand if you do not want to take these to heart and want to see benchmarks from other sources. If that is the case then be sure to check out the benchmarks included below:

In a recent interview AMD CEO Lisa Su said that Raven Ridge and AMD Ryzen Mobile are just a start and that the company is not done yet. The following is that she had to say:

The Raven Ridge/Ryzen Mobile design was sort of like the first step, but we are nowhere near done with everything that can be done, so you are going to see that power profile get better and better as new systems come out. So yes, I am very optimistic about the whole, like I said, I am simply amazed with some of the things that you can do, or we can do with in partnership with the OEMs.

AMD Vega Mobile has also been announced for the mobile market. AMD has touted that its new Radeon ‘Vega’ line will not only just be small, but that it will be powerful enough to support VR games even on ultra-thin notebooks. It’s expected to hit the market sometime in the second quarter this year. You can read all about it here.

While we are on the topic of laptops you can check out how well the mobile graphics work as compared to Intel HD graphics as well as Nvidia MX 150 in Rise of the Tomb Raider here.

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G

Let us know what you think about the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and whether or not you are interested in buying one of these chips for gaming.

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