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AMD FX 8300 vs Intel Core i5 6400

AMD FX 8300 Cpu
AMD FX 8300
Intel Core i5 6400 Cpu
Intel Core i5 6400
User rating
30
4.2 out of 5
30 user ratings
5 stars
36 %
4 stars
43 %
3 stars
20 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
30
4.4 out of 5
30 user ratings
5 stars
46 %
4 stars
46 %
3 stars
3 %
2 stars
3 %
1 stars
0 %

Full Comparison

General

AMD FX 8300AMD FX 8300
Intel Core i5 6400Intel Core i5 6400
Processor socketAM3+LGA 1151
Component forPCPC
Operating modes
  • 32-bit
  • 64-bit
64-bit

Processor

AMD FX 8300AMD FX 8300
Intel Core i5 6400Intel Core i5 6400
Clock speed3.3 GHz2.7 GHz
Max turbo speed4.2 GHz3.3 GHz
Number of cores84
Number of threads84
Thermal Design Power (TDP)95.0 W65.0 W
Processor lithography0.0 in0.0 in
Bus type
N/A
DMI3
Idle states
N/A
yes

Integrated Graphics

AMD FX 8300AMD FX 8300
Intel Core i5 6400Intel Core i5 6400
On-board graphics adapternoyes
Type
N/A
Intel HD Graphics 530
On-board graphics adapter base frequency
N/A
350.0 MHz
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version
N/A
12.0

Memory

AMD FX 8300AMD FX 8300
Intel Core i5 6400Intel Core i5 6400
Cache8 MB6 MB
Cache typeL2Smart Cache
Memory types supported by processorDDR3 SDRAM
  • DDR3L SDRAM
  • DDR4 SDRAM
Memory channelsDualDual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor
N/A
  • 2133
  • 1333
  • 1600
  • 1866
Maximum internal memory supported by processor
N/A
64.0 GB
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)
N/A
34.1 GB/s

Pros & Cons

Pros
      Cons

          Often compared with AMD FX 8300

          Often compared with Intel Core i5 6400