Average Bench: 84.8% (82nd of 1293)

Based on 1,977 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00860F01 Model: AMD Ryzen 9 4900H with Radeon Graphics

Ryzen 4000 Mobile CPUs offer benchmark busting multi-core performance on the go, but marketing hype aside, it’s unclear how this will translate to real world performance. Sixteen threads are great for beating benchmarks including UserBenchmark 64-core, Cinebench, Blender-CPU and Handbrake-CPU but gamers need performance in the games that they actually play. At launch, the top GPU available in a 4000 series laptop is the RTX 2060. Since the GPU is largely responsible for overall gaming performance, the Ryzen 4000 laptops will offer mid tier gaming performance at best. Pairing stronger GPUs would be suboptimal because the Ryzen gaming bottleneck becomes increasingly severe with more powerful GPUs. Streamers and media producers, who may have historically benefited from high core counts, are better off using the GPU (NVENC or QuickSync) for encoding. Leading media creation applications including both DaVinci Resolve and Adobe Premiere Pro are largely GPU bound. With low power consumption and high core counts, the 4000 range, on paper at least, is a perfect fit for the datacenter. AMD should focus on delivering a platform that offers performance where end users actually need it rather than targeting inexperienced gamers with the same old "moar cores" mantra. From a gamer’s perspective, the best feature of the 4000 series laptops is the absence of the equally hyped 5000 series GPUs. Prospective gaming laptop buyers will find lower latency (and therefore better gaming) CPUs combined with faster GPUs at similar price points. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

Very good average bench

The AMD Ryzen 9 4900H averaged just 15.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Ryzen 9 4900H near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 130Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 258Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 9 4900H is 26.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen 9 4900H performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 75Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,270Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,977 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.3 Memory 75 80.9
77.3 1-Core 130 144
145 2-Core 258 286
85.9% 154 Pts
Min Avg Max
357 4-Core 507 565
555 8-Core 898 1,084
87.9% 702 Pts
Min Avg Max
805 64-Core 1,270 1,480
85.3% 1,270 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.8
1-Core 144
2-Core 284
94% 169 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,099
103% 831 Pts
64-Core 1,460
98% 1,460 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 144
2-Core 285
93% 169 Pts
4-Core 560
8-Core 936
95% 748 Pts
64-Core 1,282
86% 1,282 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.6
1-Core 142
2-Core 284
92% 167 Pts
4-Core 558
8-Core 1,090
102% 824 Pts
64-Core 1,466
98% 1,466 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.7
1-Core 142
2-Core 285
93% 168 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 1,061
99% 803 Pts
64-Core 1,426
96% 1,426 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.1
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
91% 165 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 934
94% 743 Pts
64-Core 1,455
98% 1,455 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.6
1-Core 142
2-Core 278
91% 165 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 966
93% 747 Pts
64-Core 1331
89% 1331 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 141
2-Core 281
91% 166 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 942
92% 733 Pts
64-Core 1,482
100% 1,482 Pts
FP6, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.6
1-Core 143
2-Core 284
92% 167 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 904
90% 714 Pts
64-Core 1,391
93% 1,391 Pts
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Gaming 19%
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Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 19%
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AMD are great at selling junk. They pee in the well with fake comments, glorified cheerleaders on youtube and paid magazine reviews. My POS PC still crashes randomly. Everybody needs to call the rats out instead of letting them get away with it. —Dec '20


Excellent

6 months ago.

This processor has a very good performance-price relation


Good

8 months ago.


Good

7 months ago.

4900H is a top laptop amd cpu at 2020


Excellent

2 months ago.

Impressionnant le travail des puces Renoir qu'a fait AMD sur le marché des portables, gravé en 7nm le processeur apporte tout les performances nécessaires au pc et son utilisation est bien agréable.


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