AMD A4-5300 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD A4-5300 has 2 cores with 2 threads and is based on the 4. gen of the AMD A series. The processor uses a mainboard with the FM2 socket and was released in Q3/2012. The AMD A4-5300 scores 438 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 663 points.
AMD A4-5300

At a glance

Name: AMD A4-5300
Family: AMD A (112)
CPU group: AMD A4-5000 (5)
Architecture: Kabini (Jaguar)
Technology: 28 nm
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 4
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD A4-5300 has 2 CPU cores and can calculate 2 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the AMD A4-5300 is 3.40 GHz (3.60 GHz). The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 2
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): 3.60 GHz

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

The AMD A4-5300 has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the AMD A4-5300 uses the AMD Radeon HD 7480D, which has 128 texture shaders and 2 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: AMD Radeon HD 7480D
GPU frequency: 0.72 GHz
GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Compute units: 2
Shader: 128
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q2/2012
Max. displays: 2
Generation: 4
Direct X: 11
Technology: 32 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

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

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 25.6 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
25.6 GB/s
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
PCIe Bandwidth: --

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 65 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 65 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

The AMD A4-5300 is made in 28 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 1.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 28 nm
Chip design:
Socket: FM2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 1.00 MB
Operating systems:
Virtualization: AMD-V
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX
Release date: Q3/2012
Release price: 38 $
Part Number: --
Documents: --

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD A4-5300 have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

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.
Intel Celeron N4000 Intel Celeron N4000
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
Intel Celeron N4000C Intel Celeron N4000C
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 970 AMD Phenom II X4 970
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
AMD A4-5300 AMD A4-5300
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
Intel Pentium E5800 Intel Pentium E5800
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
Intel Core2 Duo E7400 Intel Core2 Duo E7400
2C 2T @ 2.80 GHz
Intel Atom x6425RE Intel Atom x6425RE
4C 4T @ 1.90 GHz

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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
8C 8T @ 1.40 GHz
Intel Core2 Duo E7200 Intel Core2 Duo E7200
2C 2T @ 2.53 GHz
Intel Atom Z3740 Intel Atom Z3740
4C 4T @ 1.33 GHz
AMD A4-5300 AMD A4-5300
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
AMD Athlon II X2 210e AMD Athlon II X2 210e
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
Intel Celeron N3350 Intel Celeron N3350
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
Intel Atom C3508 Intel Atom C3508
4C 4T @ 1.60 GHz

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.
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3 Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1) @ 1.20 GHz
Intel Atom x7-E3950 Intel Atom x7-E3950
Intel HD Graphics 505 @ 0.65 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Qualcomm Adreno 509 @ 0.72 GHz
AMD A4-5300 AMD A4-5300
AMD Radeon HD 7480D @ 0.72 GHz
Intel Pentium G3258 Intel Pentium G3258
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1) @ 1.15 GHz
AMD A4-4020 AMD A4-4020
AMD Radeon HD 7480D @ 0.72 GHz
Intel Pentium G3440 Intel Pentium G3440
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1) @ 1.15 GHz

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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
4C 4T @ 2.15 GHz
Intel Pentium 3550M Intel Pentium 3550M
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
AMD Athlon II X2 280 AMD Athlon II X2 280
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
AMD A4-5300 AMD A4-5300
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
AMD A4-3330MX AMD A4-3330MX
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
Intel Atom x7-Z8700 Intel Atom x7-Z8700
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
Intel Pentium 3825U Intel Pentium 3825U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
AMD A9-9420 AMD A9-9420
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
Intel Pentium T3400 Intel Pentium T3400
2C 2T @ 2.16 GHz
AMD A4-5300B AMD A4-5300B
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
AMD A4-5300 AMD A4-5300
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
Intel Pentium B950 Intel Pentium B950
2C 2T @ 2.10 GHz
Intel Celeron N3350 Intel Celeron N3350
2C 2T @ 1.10 GHz
Intel Pentium T4200 Intel Pentium T4200
2C 2T @ 2.00 GHz


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