Average Bench: 89.7% (79th of 1355)

Based on 1,455 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00A50F00 Model: AMD Ryzen 5 5500
Poor: 80%Average: 89.7% Great: 98%
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Very good average bench

The AMD Ryzen 5 5500 averaged just 10.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 145Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 282Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 is just 17.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,173Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 80Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,455 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.7 Memory 80 90.4
131 1-Core 145 151
247 2-Core 282 297
93.9% 169 Pts
Min Avg Max
460 4-Core 533 590
780 8-Core 896 975
90.2% 715 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,035 64-Core 1,173 1,248
78.7% 1,173 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.3
1-Core 144
2-Core 289
97% 174 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 909
94% 741 Pts
64-Core 1,195
80% 1,195 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.1
1-Core 148
2-Core 296
96% 175 Pts
4-Core 593
8-Core 958
98% 775 Pts
64-Core 1,246
84% 1,246 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.1
1-Core 148
2-Core 293
92% 169 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 914
96% 750 Pts
64-Core 1,216
82% 1,216 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.9
1-Core 148
2-Core 292
94% 171 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 988
95% 765 Pts
64-Core 1,225
82% 1,225 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.8
1-Core 148
2-Core 292
94% 171 Pts
4-Core 512
8-Core 882
88% 697 Pts
64-Core 1,169
78% 1,169 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.1
1-Core 147
2-Core 266
91% 162 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 886
87% 692 Pts
64-Core 1205
81% 1205 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 249
87% 154 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 881
84% 674 Pts
64-Core 1,233
83% 1,233 Pts
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Typical Ryzen 5 5500 Builds (Compare 18,342 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $510

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This is a Binning reject of the 5600G. Same amount of cache, no IGPU and much worse gaming performance than the 5600. Do not buy unless it's much cheaper than the 5600 where you live.—Apr '22


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