AMD Ryzen 5 5500U Laptop Processor

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 belongs to AMD’s 2021 5000 U lineup together with slower Ryzen 3 5300U, as well as faster Ryzen 7 5700U and 5800U.

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

AMD Ryzen 5 5500U Benchmark

Note: The benchmark scores of the listed processors are averages measured across various devices with these processors. The scores and real-world performance of the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U and compared CPUs may vary depending on the notebooks' other components, settings, cooling, and other factors. However, the benchmark results are good indicators of the processors' performance.

Specifications of the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U

Here's the specs sheet of the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U:

Processor Name AMD Ryzen 5 5500U
CPU Family AMD "Lucienne"
Number of Cores Six-core / 2 computing threads per core
CPU Clock Speed 2.1 - 4.6 GHz
Cache Size 11MB
Memory Support DDR4 (3200 MHz max. speed)

LPDDR4 (4266 MHz max. speed)
Integrated Graphics AMD Radeon Graphics
Power Consumption 15W
Production Technology 7-nanometer
Typical Use Mainstream laptops & 2-in-1 PCs
Notable Technologies 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 2021

Published on July 29, 2021

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