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AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz

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9.8
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How well can the Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz run games
Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Main Link
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Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.6 GHz
4.2 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Zen+
95W
12nm
Socket AM4
54 Bit
4
64GB
None
Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz is a mid to high-range CPU based on AMD's 12nm Zen+ microarchitecture. It offers 6 physical cores (12 logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.2GHz using Turbo Boost.


It has an unlocked multiplier, therefore, it can be overclocked using traditional methods.


It has 16MB of L3 Cache. Level 3 cache is a static memory bank of a processor and it is used to feed it instructions. It has 3MB of L2 cache, 512KB per core. This processor also supports DDR4 based RAMs with maximum memory support of 64GB.


It has a maximum Thermal Power Design of 95W. It is on par with competitor processors.


Among its many features, Simultaneous Multithreading, Cool n Quiet, CoolCore Technology, Extended Frequency Range (XFX), Pure Power and Precision Boost are enabled.


This CPU is likely to offer excellent computational performance and will not be the bottleneck in any modern gaming PC.

[Please be aware that GD data is constantly refined as more information and reports are made available.]
Source [Jon]
Release period
19-Apr-2018
Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
29%
Graphics Card
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RAM
11GB
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Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz Extras
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