AMD Ryzen 7 3750H Review

High-end Laptop processor released in 2019 with 4 cores and 8 threads. With base clock at 2.3GHz, max speed at 4GHz, and a 35W power rating. Ryzen 7 3750H is based on the Picasso 12nm family and part of the Ryzen 7 series.
Price 33.3%
Speed 66%
Productivity 61%
Gaming 84%
Category Laptop
Target high-end
Socket Compatibility AM4
Integrated Graphics
Cooler Included Yes
Overclock Potential 0 %
Year 2019 Model
Price 390.37 USD
Number of Cores 4 Cores
Number of Threads 8 Threads
Core Frequency 2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency 4 GHz
Max Stable Overclock 4 GHz
Power Consumption 35 W
Manufacturing Process 12 nm
L3 Cache 4 MB
Maximum Supported Memory 32 GB
Price-Value Score 33.3 %
Speed Score 66 %
Productivity Score 61 %
Gaming Score 84 %
Max 1080p Bottleneck 40 %
Max 1440p Bottleneck 20 %
Max 4K Bottleneck 10 %
Overall Score 38/100

The Ryzen 7 3750H is one of AMD's high-end Laptop processors. It was released in 2019 with 4 cores and 8 threads. With base clock at 2.3GHz, max speed at 4GHz, and a 35W power rating. The Ryzen 7 3750H is based on the Picasso 12nm family and is part of the Ryzen 7 series.

AMD's Zen+ series has landed, upping the ante with Intel in its high-stakes game for desktop PC market dominance with a well-rounded lineup of new chips that push mainstream platforms to higher core counts and more raw compute than we've ever seen. As a result, Intel's commanding presence in the enthusiast space is threatened in a way we haven't seen in over a decade.

As we've seen, gaming remains an advantage for Intel, so if squeezing out every last frame is all you care about, Intel's processors are a good choice. Much of that performance advantage will be less noticeable when gaming at higher resolutions, or if you pair the processors with a lesser graphics card.

What this all means is that the AMD Ryzen 7 3750H is an absolute beast when it comes to multi-threaded workloads, especially at this price point. If you're counting on doing some video editing or compiling one hell of an Excel spreadsheet, you're going to see firsthand a performance boost with the Ryzen 7 3750H.

One of the nice things about the AMD Ryzen 7 3750H processors is that the retail boxed models come with a CPU cooler. So, you can pick something like the AMD Ryzen 7 3750H up for $390.37 and don’t need to spend any extra money on CPU cooling.

The AMD Ryzen 7 3750H retail boxed processor comes with the traditional ‘pancake’ CPU cooler. Nothing fancy, but it gets the job done on this processor which is rated at 35W TDP. You do not need to have an aftermarket cooling solution unless you want to.

The gaming tests with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti installed in the test system showed the AMD Ryzen 7 3750H was more capable than many might have expected. The basic high-end processor from AMD that can be picked up for $390.37 was able to out perform the Core i7-10710U that runs $415 shipped in the three games we tested on. We know that you can’t test on just three games and declare something the overall victor, but it just goes to show that 4-core processors can still manage to get by today. Being able to play current game titles and stream to Twitch on the Ryzen 7 3750H was something we give playable results, but we were pleasantly surprised. As games become more threaded the ‘value’ in a 4-core processor continues to go down, but you can still get by with something like the Ryzen 7 3750H in a pinch.

The Ryzen 7 3750H clocks up to 4Ghz just as it promises on the box, and with AMD’s software you can take one of the cores all the way up to 4.1GHz. However, don’t expect to get much beyond that without seriously upgrading your cooling solution and manually tweaking voltages behind the operating system level.

Although the 35W-rated cooler doesn't feature a copper base or the LEDs found on AMD's higher-end thermal solutions, it does handle Ryzen 7's heat output deftly enough to facilitate XFR-triggered frequencies. This gives you an extra 200 MHz. We were even able to overclock the Ryzen 7 3750H to 4.2 GHz within a reasonable temperature range. The fan also blows down onto the motherboard, which provide additional cooling around the socket. If you need more bling, AMD recently announced that it now offers the LED-equipped cooler separately.

Which GPU to Pick for AMD Ryzen 7 3750H

Below is a comparison of all graphics cards average FPS performance (using an average of 80+ games at ultra quality settings), combined with the AMD Ryzen 7 3750H.

Graphics Card Price Cost Per Frame Avg 1080p Avg 1440p Avg 4K
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 24GB $ 1,499 $ 8.1 184.9 FPS
182 FPS
122.1 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 10GB $ 699 $ 4.3 161.1 FPS
158.6 FPS
106.4 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB $ 499 $ 4 123.3 FPS
121.3 FPS
81.4 FPS
NVIDIA TITAN RTX 24GB $ 2,499 $ 22.1 113.2 FPS
115 FPS
77.7 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti 11GB $ 1,299 $ 11.8 110.2 FPS
112 FPS
75.6 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER 8GB $ 699 $ 7 100 FPS
100.6 FPS
67.6 FPS
NVIDIA TITAN V 12GB $ 2,999 $ 31.3 95.9 FPS
97.4 FPS
67.1 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB $ 699 $ 7.4 94.5 FPS
94.1 FPS
62.7 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB $ 759 $ 8.6 88.6 FPS
89.8 FPS
60.3 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB $ 499 $ 5.7 88.1 FPS
86.7 FPS
58.1 FPS
NVIDIA TITAN Xp 12GB $ 1,199 $ 13.8 86.9 FPS
86.7 FPS
59.5 FPS
AMD Radeon VII 16GB $ 699 $ 8 86.9 FPS
86 FPS
56.8 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB $ 399 $ 4.7 84.6 FPS
83.7 FPS
55.2 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB $ 499 $ 6 83.5 FPS
81 FPS
55 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER 8GB $ 400 $ 5.1 79 FPS
75.4 FPS
50.3 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 5700 8GB $ 349 $ 4.5 77.5 FPS
76.8 FPS
50.6 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 8GB $ 499 $ 6.6 75.3 FPS
73.4 FPS
48.5 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6GB $ 350 $ 4.7 74.3 FPS
69.3 FPS
45.4 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB $ 279 $ 3.8 73.1 FPS
71.8 FPS
47.2 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 295X2 4GB $ 1,499 $ 21.3 70.5 FPS
67.8 FPS
47.7 FPS
AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB $ 499 $ 7.1 70.3 FPS
69.7 FPS
45.8 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti 8GB $ 409 $ 5.9 69.7 FPS
68 FPS
44.8 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN X 12GB $ 999 $ 14.7 67.8 FPS
65.3 FPS
43.1 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB $ 279 $ 4.2 66.3 FPS
64.7 FPS
42.6 FPS
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB $ 399 $ 6.1 65.9 FPS
65.2 FPS
42.9 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB $ 399 $ 6.2 64.2 FPS
62 FPS
40.6 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER 6GB $ 229 $ 3.7 62.5 FPS
61.1 FPS
40.3 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB $ 649 $ 11 59 FPS
57.2 FPS
37.7 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 6GB $ 220 $ 3.7 58.9 FPS
57.4 FPS
37.8 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 590 8GB $ 279 $ 5 55.9 FPS
52.9 FPS
34.1 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 FURY X 4GB $ 649 $ 12.1 53.6 FPS
54.4 FPS
36.8 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER 4GB $ 160 $ 3.1 51.3 FPS
49.9 FPS
32.8 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB 8GB $ 199 $ 3.9 50.8 FPS
48.1 FPS
30.9 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 4GB $ 549 $ 10.8 50.6 FPS
48.5 FPS
32.2 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 580 8GB $ 229 $ 4.6 49.5 FPS
46.8 FPS
30 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 Nano 4GB $ 649 $ 13.3 48.7 FPS
48.6 FPS
32.7 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN BLACK 6GB $ 999 $ 21.1 47.3 FPS
45 FPS
31.1 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 FURY 4GB $ 549 $ 11.9 46.1 FPS
45.8 FPS
30.4 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB $ 254 $ 5.5 45.9 FPS
43.8 FPS
28.9 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB 4GB $ 169 $ 3.7 45.5 FPS
43.2 FPS
27.7 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 390X 8GB $ 429 $ 9.7 44.3 FPS
43.9 FPS
29.3 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 3GB $ 170 $ 3.9 43.6 FPS
41.7 FPS
27.5 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB $ 329 $ 7.7 42.9 FPS
40.5 FPS
27.8 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 480 8GB $ 400 $ 9.6 41.7 FPS
40.9 FPS
27.6 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 390 8GB $ 329 $ 7.9 41.4 FPS
40.1 FPS
25.2 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 570 4GB $ 169 $ 4.1 40.9 FPS
39.6 FPS
25.5 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB $ 149 $ 3.8 39.1 FPS
37.8 FPS
24.8 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 470 4GB $ 179 $ 4.9 36.5 FPS
35.5 FPS
23.3 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 380X 4GB $ 229 $ 7.5 30.7 FPS
29.5 FPS
19.8 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 285 2GB $ 249 $ 9.1 27.5 FPS
26.6 FPS
16.8 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 380 2GB $ 199 $ 7.3 27.3 FPS
26.3 FPS
16.8 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB $ 169 $ 6.3 26.9 FPS
26 FPS
17.1 FPS
AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB $ 279 $ 10.4 26.7 FPS
26 FPS
16.1 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB $ 199 $ 7.6 26.3 FPS
25.2 FPS
16.4 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 3GB $ 169 $ 7.4 22.9 FPS
22 FPS
14.2 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 560 4GB $ 99 $ 4.7 21.2 FPS
20.1 FPS
13 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 2GB $ 159 $ 7.6 20.8 FPS
19.6 FPS
13.2 FPS
AMD Radeon R7 370 2GB $ 149 $ 7.3 20.4 FPS
18.5 FPS
12.5 FPS
AMD Radeon R7 265 2GB $ 149 $ 7.3 20.3 FPS
17.9 FPS
12.1 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 460 4GB $ 140 $ 7.5 18.7 FPS
17.8 FPS
11.6 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB $ 149 $ 8.2 18.1 FPS
15.3 FPS
10.4 FPS
AMD Radeon RX 550 2GB $ 79 $ 5.3 14.8 FPS
14.1 FPS
9.1 FPS
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 2GB $ 79 $ 5.6 14.1 FPS
13.4 FPS
8.4 FPS
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