AMD100-100000071BOX
AMD100-100000031BOX
CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
233 EFps 233 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
105 EFps +4% 101 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
130 EFps 131 EFps +1%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
124 EFps +4% 119 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
141 EFps Slightly Better Fortnite EFps.
+8%
131 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,715,836 user samples
696,534 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 75% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 75% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 102nd / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 84%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
1,019,302 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 90% Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 74% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 74% Great: 90%
SPEED RANK: 133rd / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
84.3 % +3% 82.1 %
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Review
3 % FarC5 8%, BFV 3%, Rage2 0%, Civ6 12%, ACO 1%, MetroEx 0%, Sekiro 6%, Wolf2 1% SotTR 0%, Witcher3 0%
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5800X Review
3 % FarC5 8%, BFV 3%, Rage2 0%, Civ6 12%, ACO 1%, MetroEx 0%, Sekiro 6%, Wolf2 1% SotTR 0%, Witcher3 0%
28 May20|Techpowerup
Intel Core i5-10400F Review - Six ...
2 % FarC5 6%, BFV 2%, SotTR 0%, Civ6 11%, ACO 0%, MetroEx 0%, Sekiro 6%, Wolf2 1% Rage2 3%, Witcher3 0%
21 May20|Optimum Tech
Intel i5-10600K Review - 6-core Ga...
8 % FarC5 8%, OverW 9%, SotTR 6%, RDR2 1%, StarWJFO 10%, CSGO 15%
14 Nov19|PCGamer
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X review
2 % Hitm2 3%, FarC5 2%, StrangeB 1%, TWarW2 5%, SotTR 5%, MetroEx 1%, MESoW 2%, Divis2 0% ACO 0%
06 Nov20|Gamers Nexus
Friendly Fire: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X C...
4 % SotTR 4%, GTAV 5%, RDR2 4%, TWarTKC 3%, F120 5%, TWarTKB 2%, ACO 7%
05 Nov20|Anandtech
AMD Zen 3 Ryzen Deep Dive Review: ...
2 % FarC5 4%, Bord3 3%, GTAV 3%, Civ6 3%, FinFant15 3%, Chernob 2%, FinFant14 1%, F119 7%, RDR2 1%, GearsT 0%, WoT 2% StrangeB 0%, DExMD 0%
28 May20|Gamers Nexus
Best CPUs of 2020 So Far (Gaming, ...
5 % Hitm2 3%, SotTR 6%, F119 5%
30 Oct19|Gamers Nexus
Intel i9-9900KS Review: Overclocki...
2 % OC TWarW2 1% OC, F118 3% OC, GTAV 3% OC, SotTR 2% OC
30 Oct19|Gamers Nexus
Intel i9-9900KS Review: Overclocki...
3 % Hitm2 3%, TWarW2 2%, F118 4%, GTAV 4%, SotTR 3%
10 Mar21|HardwareLUXX
Processor non grata: Rocket Lake-S...
4 % BFV 4%, SotTR 3%, MetroEx 5%, Divis2 3%
20 Oct20|Tom's Hardware
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Review: Non-X Mar...
6 % Hitm2 4%, FarC5 5%, AotS 14%, WarhDoW3 4%, ProjC2 7%, GTAV 5%, Civ6 13%, FinFant15 4%, WoT 3% Divis2 1%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
78.3 Pts 78.3 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
128 Pts +2% 125 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
254 Pts +4% 244 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
484 Pts +5% 461 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
891 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+11%
803 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
87.6 Pts +0% 87.3 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
135 Pts +4% 130 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
268 Pts +3% 260 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
524 Pts +3% 510 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
977 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+11%
879 Pts
Market Share
Based on 48,528,343 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.47 % 3.69 % Much higher market share.
+49%
Value
Value For Money
80.5 % 83.7 % +4%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
91 % 91 %
Price
Price (score)
$329 $259 Cheaper.
+21%
Age
Newest
29 Months 29 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 65 Watts
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
7 nm 7 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.4 GHz +5% 4.2 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1546 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+33%
1165 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1439 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+34%
1070 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen2 Zen2
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The 3700X is a $320 USD 8-core, 16-thread mid-range Ryzen 3000 series CPU. Out of the box, the 3700X, 3600X and 3600 achieve similar quad core speeds but the 16 threaded 3700X is 30% faster at multi-core computations than the 12 threaded 3600X. Comparing the 3700X to Intel’s i7-9700K shows that, when overclocked, the 3700X is 26% faster at 64-core computations but 13% slower for gaming and desktop (sub eight core performance). Unlike lower end Ryzen 3000 SKUs, the 3700X comes with a half decent cooler but AMD should not have bothered since a $20 aftermarket cooler is still quieter, easier to change, and better at cooling. With a Gammaxx 400 cooler we were able to maintain a 43.25x OC during our EFps tests. We had to use a fixed clock OC (rather than Offset/PBO) to avoid significant frame drops in Fortnite. With strong single-core scores, the 3700X should offer very strong gaming performance but in reality it is let down by its memory controller, which, although significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations, still has limited bandwidth and high latency. The heavily hyped 3700X, paired with a 2060S, offers real world gaming performance comparable to the $80 USD entry level 4-core, 4-thread Intel Core i3-9100F. At $320 USD, the 3700X offers reasonable value to full time media encoders but general desktop users, gamers and even streamers should look elsewhere. Streaming with dedicated hardware such as NVENC or a separate stream PC will nearly always result in fewer dropped frames. The 3700X severely bottlenecks a 2070S: gamers should investigate the 9600K, which is both cheaper and faster[Jul '19 CPUPro]

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AMD’s Ryzen 5 3600 is a 6-core, 12-threaded processor which succeeds the Ryzen 5 2600 improving upon it by 13% in terms of overclocked performance. The 3600 is in competition with Intel’s 6-core i5-9600K. AMD continues to push the multi-core performance envelope: benchmarks show that the 3600 has a 27% overclocked 64-core lead over the 9600K but that the i5-9600K leads by 14% on single to hex core workloads which translates to 10% higher EFps in most of the today’s top games (e.g. PUBG, GTAV and CSGO). Additionally, the 3600's memory controller, although significantly improved over previous Ryzen iterations, still has limited bandwidth and high latency which adversely impacts gaming. Weaknesses in memory architecture are not readily picked up by CPU benchmarks but they are apparent whilst gaming. Cheaper CPUs such as the 9400F deliver better gaming performance in nearly all of today’s popular games. At $190 USD, the 3600 offers good value for purely workstation tasks such as film production but streamers should look elsewhere. Streaming with dedicated hardware such as NVENC or a separate stream PC will nearly always result in fewer dropped frames. The masterfully hyped Ryzen 3600 may well be the best CPU for multimedia producers on a tight budget but in today's market there are faster and less expensive alternatives for gamers, streamers and general desktop users. [Jun '19 CPUPro]

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