The AMD Ryzen 5 5500U is a mid-range laptop processor released in 2021. It’s aimed at everyday home and office computing. It can handle it effortlessly. In addition, the Ryzen 5 5500U is a good compromise solution for those who do heavier tasks like video editing, but don’t want to deal with higher power consumption, heat, and pricing of the faster H-series processors.
The Ryzen 5 5500U features the AMD Radeon integrated graphics processor. It is good only for light gaming, just like the most of integrated graphics processors.
AMD Ryzen 5 5500U CPU Benchmark
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Specifications of the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U
Here's the specs sheet of the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U:
AMD Ryzen 5 5500U
Number of Cores
Six-core / 2 computing threads per core
CPU Clock Speed
2.1 - 4.6 GHz
DDR4 (3200 MHz max. speed)
LPDDR4 (4266 MHz max. speed)
AMD Radeon Graphics
Mainstream laptops & 2-in-1 PCs
Multithreading - allows multiple computing threads per CPU core for improved performance
Turbo boost - dynamic speed boosting for optimal performance and battery life
Virtualization - allows the processor to run multiple operating systems simultaneously using virtual platforms
Year of Release
Published on July 29, 2021
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