AMD A6-5400K vs. Intel Core i5-8259U

CPU comparison with benchmarks


AMD A6-5400K CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i5-8259U
AMD A6-5400K Intel Core i5-8259U
AMD A Family Intel Core i5
AMD A6-5000 CPU group Intel Core i 8000U
4 Generation 8
Kabini (Jaguar) Architecture Coffee Lake U
Mobile Segment Mobile
-- Predecessor --
-- Successor --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

2 Cores 4
2 Threads 8
3.60 GHz Frequency 2.30 GHz
3.80 GHz Turbo (1 Core) 3.80 GHz
3.80 GHz Turbo (All Cores) 3.20 GHz
normal Core architecture normal
No Hyperthreading Yes
Yes Overclocking ? No

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

AMD Radeon HD 7540D GPU Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655
0.64 GHz GPU frequency 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo) 1.05 GHz
4 GPU Generation 9.5
32 nm Technology 14 nm
2 Max. displays 3
3 Execution units 48
192 Shader 384
2 GB Max. GPU Memory 32 GB
11 DirectX Version 12

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

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

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

DDR3-1866 Memory DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM
Max. Memory 32 GB
2 Memory channels 2
No ECC No
L2 Cache
1.00 MB L3 Cache 6.00 MB
PCIe version 3.0
PCIe lanes 16

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

65 W TDP (PL1) 28 W
-- TDP (PL2) --
-- TDP up --
-- TDP down --
-- Tjunction max. --

Technical detailsTechnical details

28 nm Technology 14 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX ISA extensions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
FM2 Socket BGA 1528
AMD-V Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Yes AES-NI Yes
Q3/2012 Release date Q2/2018
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Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
903 (100%)
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Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
3579 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
174 (46%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
377 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
275 (16%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1684 (100%)
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
162 (100%)
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
770 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
415 (43%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
973 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
629 (16%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
3983 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
AMD Radeon HD 7540D @ 0.64 GHz
246 (31%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655 @ 1.05 GHz
806 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
2103 (51%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
4116 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
3281 (21%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
15364 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
0.96 (53%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
1.81 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
1.52 (18%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
8.29 (100%)
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD A6-5400K AMD A6-5400K
2x 3.60 GHz (3.80 GHz)
2177 (20%)
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Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4x 2.30 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
11002 (100%)
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Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

AMD A6-5400K Intel Core i5-8259U
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