Most exciting and long-awaited mainstream AMD Renoir Ryzen 5 4500U APU is spotted powering Acer Swift 3 314-42 laptop model on Geekbench database. All thanks to incredible twitter user Tum_Apisak for detecting the Renoir APU’s entry into benchmarks. That’s it, Ryzen 5 4500U is 6 core solid APU with Vega 8 graphics as confirmed by AMD before at CES 2020. However, thread count of Ryzen 5 4500U is not confirmed for time being because Geekbench has not revealed some details.
The base frequency of this hexa core APU is 2.38 GHz and boost clock speed is unknown. Anyhow, mainstream laptop users like students and teachers will be very pleased to see 6 core APU with strong refreshed Vega 8 graphics inside Thin Client Ultrabooks. Most important part of APU is an exceptional gaming power for affordable price tag compared to Intel’s UHD 600 series and Iris Plus Graphics family. Amazingly, single core speed of Ryzen 5 4500U slightly beats Core i5-8265U with the score of 1072 and 4240 points goes to multicore speed of Renoir APU which is outstanding domination over Intel’s quad core offerings. These successful victories of AMD are backed by Zen 2 architecture that built on 7nm FinFet fabrication process technology. Greatest times are ahead for consumer laptop market which is enormously fueled by hottest competition between Intel and AMD.