AMD Athlon 300U in 3 Benchmarks. 14 nm, 2.40 GHz

AMD Athlon 300U Testing in 3 Benchmarks. Specifications: The architecture is Picasso (Zen+) , the number of cores is 2, and the number of threads is 2. The base clock speed of AMD Athlon 300U is 2.40 GHz. The model supports motherboards with a socket of FP5. The Supported Memory Type is DDR4-2400 (maximum 32 GB).  PCIe version is 3.0 x 12.

Basic specifications AMD Athlon 300U

AMD Athlon 300U technical specifications and performance testing in benchmarks will open you to all the advantages and disadvantages of AMD Athlon 300U. Please learn the key figures of the clock speed and L2/L3 cache and make the right decision.

Technical specs

The general technical information depicts the base data of a CPU’s number of cores and threads, and base and turbo-boost clock speed. Here are key features influencing the performance.

Cores: 2x
CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Hyperthreading: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.30 GHz
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): 2.40 GHz

CPU generation and family

The generation of a AMD Athlon 300U CPU, the segment of usage (computer, server or mobile type), the preceding model of a CPU, and its successor.

Name: AMD Athlon 300U
Family: AMD Athlon
CPU group: AMD Athlon 300
Generation: 8
Segment: Mobile
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

iGPU

Not every CPU is equipped with a built-in graphic core. However, if AMD Athlon 300U has internal graphics, it is another advantage. Please pay attention to the base and turbo clock speed of the graphic core.

GPU name: AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics
GPU frequency: 1.00 GHz
GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Execution units: 3
Shader: 192
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 8
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q1/2018

Hardware codec support

Technical information that does not affect the final performance.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory Specifications

Which memory does AMD Athlon 300U support? How many channels are operated and how large the memory capacity can be to build in the motherboard? Here are the general data on the capacity and other technology.

Memory type: DDR4-2400
Max. Memory: 32 GB
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: --
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 3.0 x 12
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management (TDP)

TDP shows which cooling system is necessary for a AMD Athlon 300U CPU. It stands for Thermal Design Power. Here are all the CPU specifications: the maximum temperature, the approximate thermal calculation for power supply and others.

TDP (PL1): 15 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 105 °C

Additional specifications

AMD Athlon 300U technical specifications contain the general data on the technological process of chip production (in nanometer), the cache of L2/L3, the architecture of the central core and ISA extension.

Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 4.00 MB
Architecture: Picasso (Zen+)
Virtualization: AMD-V, SVM
Socket: FP5
Part Number: --

Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) AMD Athlon 300U

It is the Cinebench R15 benchmark for testing CPUs upon using a single core not given hyperthreading. The real performance in testing rendering is perfectly suitable for all the CPU segments. Learn Cinebench R15’s results and the number of scores below.

Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) AMD Athlon 300U

Geekbench 3, 64 bit (single-core) is a benchmark used for testing CPUs in hard scenarios such as calculation and rendering in single-core operation. The testing results of performance are presented below.

Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) AMD Athlon 300U

Geekbench 3, 64 bit (multi-core) is the first version of the professional synthetic benchmark which tests CPU performance in various scenarios of rendering and calculations. The benchmark involves all the cores and activates hyperthreading of a CPU.