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AMDYD2600BBAFBOX

6 Cores, 12 Threads
@3.4GHz Zen+ (2018)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 22,919 user samples
19,490 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 82% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 1.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 82% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 1117
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
3,429 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 97% Base clock 4.25 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 74% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 74% Great: 97%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 1117
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
92.3 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+6%
86.9 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 110 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
429 Pts +3% 418 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1219 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+34%
913 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts 120 Pts +2%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
471 Pts 472 Pts +0%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1337 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+32%
1016 Pts
Market Share
Based on 9,846,660 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.45 % 0.61 % Much higher market share.
+36%
Value
Value For Money
101 % 106 % Slightly better value.
+5%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
98 % More popular.
+26%
78 %
Price
Price (score)
$230 $170 Cheaper.
+26%
Age
Newest
16 Months 3 Months Hugely more recent.
+81%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+32%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Much higher core count.
+33%
6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Much higher thread count.
+33%
12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 12 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+14%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz +3% 3.9 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
114 Pts 115 Pts +1%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
123 Pts 125 Pts +2%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
453 Pts 455 Pts +0%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
492 Pts 493 Pts +0%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1295 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
+31%
985 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1349 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+31%
1026 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen (2017) Zen+ (2018)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The Ryzen 7 1800X is AMD's flagship Ryzen CPU. Clocked at 3.6 GHz with a turbo frequency of 4.0 GHz (stock) this chip offers a staggering level of multi-core performance. Comparing the 1800X with the Intel i7-6850K shows that the 1800X delivers 25% more multi-core throughput than its more expensive counterpart. Historically AMD's CPU architecture has had a much lower IPC than Intel's and consequently Intel have dominated the CPU market since 2009. Comparing IPC between Intel's Kaby Lake and Ryzen shows a maximum gap of just 9%. A very welcome shake-up of the CPU market will unfold as the remaining Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 3 models are rolled out. For now the 1800X offers workstation users similar processing power to a $1,000 i7-6900K at half the price. [Mar '17 CPUPro]

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The Ryzen 5 2600, from AMD’s second generation (Zen+) of high-end desktop Ryzen processors, supersedes the first generation Ryzen 5 1600. The newer generation sees a lithography reduction from 14nm to 12nm, but no increase in the number of cores and threads (6 and 12 respectively) above what was witnessed in the ground-breaking first generation which continues to surpass similarly priced Intel CPUs in terms of multi-core performance. In other words, progress between generations is predominantly driven by power efficiency and therefore higher attainable clock speeds. The 2600 appears to have a stock base/boost clock of 3.4 / 3.9 GHz compared to the 1600’s 3.2 / 3.6 GHz which is expected to result in a modest increase in effective speed that said, early benchmarks are inconclusive. Included in the expected retail price of about $200 is a Wraith Stealth cooler, so the 2600, like the 1600 before it, represents great value for money, especially for workstation users. The 2600 compliments the new 400 series motherboards and is also backwards compatible with the 300 series following a bios update. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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