Average Bench: 75.2% (93rd of 1137)

Based on 12,722 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 24.8% 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 388Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 3 1300X is 24.1%. 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 398Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 418Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,722 samples)
Min Avg Max
82.2 SC Int 99.9 110
91.8 SC Float 109 120
89.3 SC Mixed 104 115
83.5% 104 Pts
Min Avg Max
262 QC Int 372 432
300 QC Float 408 469
293 QC Mixed 388 449
88.3% 390 Pts
Min Avg Max
296 MC Int 380 432
326 MC Float 418 474
323 MC Mixed 398 452
59.6% 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 106
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 417
94% 415 Pts
MC Int 402
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 424
63% 421 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 106
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 398
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 419
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 424
64% 425 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 416
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 441
MC Mixed 418
63% 420 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 99.1
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 102
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 419
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 339
MC Float 393
MC Mixed 402
56% 378 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 437
QC Mixed 410
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 407
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 424
63% 423 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,150,674 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $129 @ launch in Jul '17
NeweggUS $1105 months
AmazonUS $12815 mins
EbayUS $12822 mins
OutletPCUS $13317 hrs
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Typical Ryzen 3 1300X Builds (Compare 8,974 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350M GAMING PRO (MS-7A39) - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $548

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 Comments

A landmark increase in processor performance...

Added 16 months ago.

Excellent

15 days ago.

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Excellent

3 months ago.

sangat bagus buat main game dan harganya murah


Excellent

1 month ago.

cheaper, nice, and it will end with intel lmao


Excellent

1 month ago.

Great Workstation and Gaming CPU. Cheap yet very Powerful, screw Intel's Pricing and some of their CPUs


Excellent

2 months ago.

Its like you bought mid range i5 for an i3 price. Well done AMD. The only weakness of the cpu is its single core perf but you can oc it to raise it single core performance.


Good

4 months 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

4 months 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

4 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 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

15 months ago.


Excellent

27 days ago.

1


Terrible

13 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Excellent

14 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

15 months ago.

this CPU has the best bang for buck


Excellent

16 months ago.

Look like a good price for superb performance.


Excellent

11 months ago.

The most bang for the buck.


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