AMD100-100000071BOX
AMD100-100000065BOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.6GHz, Zen2.
Release date: Q3 2019.

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

CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
233 EFps 310 EFps Much Better CSGO EFps.
+33%
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
105 EFps +4% 101 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
130 EFps 134 EFps +3%
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
124 EFps 131 EFps Slightly Better PUBG EFps.
+6%
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
141 EFps Better Fortnite EFps.
+18%
120 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 949,725 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: 104th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 84%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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253,191 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% Base clock 4.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 92%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
84.3 % 97.2 % Faster effective speed.
+15%
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Review
5 % FarC5 20%, BFV 3%, SotTR 0%, Rage2 1%, Witcher3 1%, Civ6 7%, ACO 1%, MetroEx 3%, Sekiro 14%, Wolf2 2%
05 Nov20|Techpowerup
AMD Ryzen 5 5800X Review
5 % FarC5 20%, BFV 3%, SotTR 0%, Rage2 1%, Witcher3 1%, Civ6 7%, ACO 1%, MetroEx 3%, Sekiro 14%, Wolf2 2%
07 Dec20|KitGuru
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Zen 3 CPU Review
13 % GTAV 18%, SotTR 32%, RDR2 3%, F120 12%, MetroEx 9%, Divis2 6%
06 Nov20|Gamers Nexus
Friendly Fire: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X C...
24 % SotTR 38%, GTAV 23%, RDR2 11%, TWarTKC 26%, F120 37%, TWarTKB 24%, ACO 8%
05 Nov20|Anandtech
AMD Zen 3 Ryzen Deep Dive Review: ...
StrangeB 1% 15 % FarC5 24%, Bord3 8%, GTAV 13%, Civ6 47%, FinFant15 9%, Chernob 7%, DExMD 14%, FinFant14 18%, F119 16%, RDR2 1%, GearsT 17%, WoT 24%
10 Mar21|HardwareLUXX
Processor non grata: Rocket Lake-S...
9 % BFV 9%, SotTR 11%, MetroEx 5%, Divis2 11%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
78.3 Pts 86.9 Pts Lower memory latency.
+11%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
128 Pts 158 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+23%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
254 Pts 310 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+22%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
484 Pts 576 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+19%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
891 Pts 958 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+8%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
87.6 Pts 95.1 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+9%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
135 Pts 166 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+23%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
268 Pts 328 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+22%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
524 Pts 647 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+23%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
977 Pts 1043 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+7%
Market Share
Based on 48,384,132 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.6 % 3.14 % Higher market share.
+21%
Value
Value For Money
83 % 97.9 % Better value.
+18%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
92 % 93 % +1%
Price
Price (score)
$294 $270 Slightly cheaper.
+8%
Age
Newest
28 Months 12 Months Much more recent.
+57%
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 3.7 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.4 GHz 4.6 GHz +5%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1546 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+16%
1335 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1439 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+17%
1229 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen2 Zen3
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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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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