Average Bench: 75.3% (83rd of 1117)

Based on 9,002 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00800F11 Model: AMD Ryzen 3 1300X Quad-Core Processor

At a list price of just $129, the quad core, Ryzen 3 1300X is a great budget CPU. The Ryzen 3 series is based on AMD's powerful and energy efficient Zen core architecture as already featured in the mainstream Ryzen 5 series and performance Ryzen 7 series, both launched earlier this year. The 1300X is fully unlocked with a stock base clock speed of 3.5 GHz running up to 3.7 GHz for boost and has a TDP of 65W. The 1300X comes with AMD's Wraith Stealth cooler, but significantly, it is devoid of integrated graphics. Although this can be inexpensively rectified, it may be a stumbling block to those at the entry-level of the market. By comparison, Intel's dual core, four thread i3-7350K comes with 630 HD integrated graphics. In terms of effective speed, early benchmarks for the 1300X just pip the 7350K to the post but results in specific games will depend on the extent to which the game is able to use more than two processing cores simultaneously. The 1300X scores around 20% higher on quad-core tests whereas the 7350K scores 16% higher on single-core tests. The Ryzen 1300X has been released alongside the similar Ryzen 3 1200 which is also an unlocked quad-core with slightly lower base / boost clock speeds of 3.1 / 3.4 GHz and a slightly lower price of just $109. [Jul '17 CPUPro]

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Good average bench

The AMD Ryzen 3 1300X averaged 24.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Ryzen 3 1300X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 408Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 390Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 3 1300X is 24.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen 3 1300X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 397Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 418Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,002 samples)
Min Avg Max
86.7 SC Int 100 110
95.2 SC Float 109 119
93 SC Mixed 104 114
83.7% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
262 QC Int 372 430
295 QC Float 408 469
284 QC Mixed 390 443
88.3% 390 Pts
Min Avg Max
312 MC Int 381 426
337 MC Float 418 468
315 MC Mixed 397 444
59.7% 399 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 95.5
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 106
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 413
94% 413 Pts
MC Int 393
MC Float 432
MC Mixed 416
62% 414 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 88.4
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 106
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 411
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 393
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 414
62% 412 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 100
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 102
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 365
QC Float 399
QC Mixed 379
86% 381 Pts
MC Int 370
MC Float 397
MC Mixed 384
58% 384 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,826,183 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $129 @ launch in Jul '17
NeweggUS $1101 month
AmazonUS $12558 secs
EbayUS $1286 mins
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Typical Ryzen 3 1300X Builds (Compare 6,912 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350M GAMING PRO (MS-7A39) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $616

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 Comments

A landmark increase in processor performance....

Added 12 months ago.

Good

30 days ago.

its not intel and fairly cheap


Terrible

24 days ago.

sangat bagus buat main game dan harganya murah


Excellent

1 month ago.

cheaper, nice, and it will end with intel lmao


Good

25 days ago.

4 cores + overclock + comparatively cheaper upgrades


Good

11 days ago.

Best Budget CPU EVER!! While the i5-8400 is much faster than the R3 1300X But The I5-8400 isn't really mean't for gaming since 4 cores are enough for gaming.


Good

17 days ago.

For the price it's kind of a jack of all trades, you can do some gaming but when you need to crunch some number you wont be left to mutch in the dark


Terrible

26 days ago.

nice 'cheap' cpu for every budget, can be easily overclocked 10%


Excellent

2 months ago.

First time AMD is getting into market bcz of it's performance and it's price i'm going for a Ryzen 3 1300X


Good

11 months ago.


Excellent

1 month ago.

very havy


Terrible

9 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Excellent

11 months ago.

Ryzen/AMD's best Budget Quad Core CPU to date. Doesn't perform as well as a i5-7600k but far cheaper.


Excellent

11 months ago.

this CPU has the best bang for buck


Excellent

12 months ago.

Look like a good price for superb performance.


Excellent

7 months ago.

The most bang for the buck.


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