Average Bench: 71.7% (291st of 1316)

Based on 1,420 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00800F82 Model: AMD Ryzen 5 2500X Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 57%Average: 71.7% Great: 81%
Gaming 72%
Desktop 76%
Workstation 61%

Good average bench

The AMD Ryzen 5 2500X averaged 28.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.


Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 109Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 76.8Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen 5 2500X is 24.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen 5 2500X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 581Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 575Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 1,420 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.4 Memory 76.8 84.3
82.6 1-Core 109 118
145 2-Core 206 233
75.3% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
245 4-Core 359 436
370 8-Core 575 660
59.4% 467 Pts
Min Avg Max
416 64-Core 581 659
39% 581 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.8
1-Core 115
2-Core 213
78% 135 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 634
67% 521 Pts
64-Core 625
42% 625 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 82
1-Core 116
2-Core 235
82% 144 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 658
65% 518 Pts
64-Core 649
44% 649 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.6
1-Core 116
2-Core 207
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 635
64% 505 Pts
64-Core 635
43% 635 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.5
1-Core 80.7
2-Core 155
59% 101 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 451
47% 367 Pts
64-Core 429
29% 429 Pts
1,420 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,036,608 CPUs tested.

Typical Ryzen 5 2500X Builds (Compare 229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop 78%
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Acer Nitro N50-100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $290

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9 months ago.

AMD are great at selling junk. They pee in the well with fake comments, glorified cheerleaders on youtube and paid magazine reviews. My POS PC still crashes randomly. Everybody needs to call the rats out instead of letting them get away with it.


2 years ago.

MY Brother has it and he is BULLING ME


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