Ryzen 3 1200 vs i5 8400 - cpu comparison for Gaming

Specs

Ryzen 3 1200i5 8400
Average Price$109$178
BrandAMDINTEL
Cores46
Threads46
Base Frequency3.12.8

Gaming performance (working with gtx 1080 Ti, Ultra quality)

FPS (Ryzen 3 1200)FPS (i5 8400)
destiny2 92.6126.2
overwatch 120.6165.7
GTA 64.387.6
DOTA2 124.5171.2
CSGO 188.2257
Warframe 129.5178.2
rainbow6siege 74.9102.1
Fortnite 97.6134.1
Sea of Thieves 99.8136.6
A Way Out 103.8141.8
LOL 169.9233.6
Far Cry 5 81.3110.9
PUBG 63.286.8
Call of Duty ww2 107.3146.8
Radical Heights 70.997.2
Battlefield 4 50.669.3
World of Tanks 52.772.2
apexlegends 77.3106.1
Path of Exile 118.8162.9
Total War THREE KINGDOMS 58.480
Frostpunk 99135.8
BATTLETECH 64.688.6
AirMech Strike 97133
StarCraft 2 113.2155.2

Conclusion

Price to Performance: Ryzen 3 1200 is better. (39% Lower on Price, 27% Lower on performance.)

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Games:
AirMech Strike Apex Legends A Way Out Battlefield 4 BATTLETECH Call of Duty WWII Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Destiny 2 Dota 2 Far Cry 5 Fortnite Frostpunk Grand Theft Auto V League of Legends Overwatch Path of Exile PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Radical Heights Rainbow Six | Siege Sea of Thieves StarCraft 2 Total War THREE KINGDOMS Warframe World of Tanks
GPUs:
gtx 1050gtx 1050 Tigtx 1060 3Ggtx 1060 6Ggtx 1070gtx 1070 Tigtx 1080gtx 1080 Tigtx 2070gtx 2080gtx 2080 Tigtx 970gtx 980gtx 980 Tigtx Titan XRX 480RX 570RX 580RX Vega 64
CPUs:
i3 7100i5 7500i5 7600ki5 8400i5 8600ki7 7700Ki7 8700KRyzen 3 1200Ryzen 5 1600Ryzen 5 1600xRyzen 5 2600Ryzen 5 2600xRyzen 7 1700Ryzen 7 1700X