AMD100-100000065BOX
AMD100-100000065BOX

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

6 Cores, 12 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen3.
Release date: Q4 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 185,876 user samples
92,938 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 91%
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92,938 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 1307
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 91%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
96.7 % 96.7 %
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
96.7 % 96.7 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
88 Pts 88 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
155 Pts 155 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
304 Pts 304 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
566 Pts 566 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
928 Pts 928 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
95.1 Pts 95.1 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts 162 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
322 Pts 322 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
634 Pts 634 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1003 Pts 1003 Pts
Market Share
Based on 42,188,395 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.13 % 2.13 %
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.13 % 2.13 %
Value
Value For Money
91.2 % 91.2 %
Value
Value For Money
91.2 % 91.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
90 % 90 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
90 % 90 %
Price
Price (score)
$345 $345
Price
Price (score)
$345 $345
Age
Newest
5 Months 5 Months
Age
Newest
5 Months 5 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 12 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
7 nm 7 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz 3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.6 GHz 4.6 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1300 Pts 1300 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1202 Pts 1202 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen3 Zen3
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The Ryzen 5 5600X is both the entry-level and best value for money 5000 series CPU. The 5600X is a hex-core 12 thread processor with a base clock speed of 3.7 GHz boosting to 4.6 GHz. It has 35 MB of cache and a TDP rating of 65W. A cooler is included in the MSRP of $300 USD, but cheap after-market coolers (such as the $20 GAMMAXX 400) are far more effective and therefore worth the upgrade. Notably, AMD’s new Zen 3 architecture has vastly improved single-core performance and lower memory latency, which leads to a significant effective speed advantage over its predecessor, the 3600X. Last year, AMD’s class-leading marketers secured significant sales of the 3000 series CPUs despite a 15% performance deficit against lower priced Intel parts. The games, specific scenes, software/hardware settings and choice of competing hardware were often cherry picked, undisclosed and inconsistent from one product to the next. Now that AMD have actually achieved both top tier performance and market share, their marketing machinery is focused on price hikes. Users that do not wish to pay a marketing premium should investigate Intel’s $175 USD 11400F, which, when paired with a 2060 Super, delivers higher EFps in four out of five of today’s most popular games. Allocating the savings to a higher tier GPU will result in a far superior gaming PC. [Nov '20 CPUPro]

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