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Ryzen 3 3100 vs Ryzen 5 5600X

Ryzen 3 3100 vs Ryzen 5 5600X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

AMD Ryzen 3 3100

3.6 GHz | 4-core

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Logo
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 4-Core, 8-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $149.95 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

vs
FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

3.7 GHz | 6-core

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 6-core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $193.89 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 3 3100

3.6 GHz | 4-core

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Logo
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 4-Core, 8-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $149.95 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

vs
FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

3.7 GHz | 6-core

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 6-core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $193.89 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short — Ryzen 5 5600X outperforms the cheaper Ryzen 3 3100 on the selected game parameters. However, the worse performing Ryzen 3 3100 is a better bang for your buck. The better performing Ryzen 5 5600X is 195 days newer than the cheaper Ryzen 3 3100.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 3 3100

  • Up to 23% cheaper than Ryzen 5 5600X - $149.95 vs $193.89

  • Up to 7% better value when playing Apex Legends than Ryzen 5 5600X - $0.54 vs $0.58 per FPS

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

  • Performs up to 20% better in Apex Legends than Ryzen 3 3100 - 336 vs 279 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Ryzen 3 3100 - 12 vs 8 threads

Apex Legends
Apex Legends

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Logo
Ryzen 3 3100

Desktop • Apr 24th, 2020


FPS

279

83%

Value, $/FPS

$0.54/FPS

100%

Price, $

$149.95

100%

Value Winner

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 4-Core, 8-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $149.95 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

336

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.58/FPS

93%

Price, $

$193.89

77%

FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 6-core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

Buy for $193.89 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Logo
Ryzen 3 3100

Desktop • Apr 24th, 2020

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Logo
Ryzen 3 3100

Desktop • Apr 24th, 2020


Single-Core

1131

70%

Multi-Core

4719

58%

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1616

100%

Multi-Core

8161

100%

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Apr 24th, 2020Release Date
Nov 5th, 2020
Ryzen 3CollectionRyzen 5
MatisseCodenameVermeer
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
4Cores
6
8Threads
12
3.6 GHzBase Clock Speed
3.7 GHz
3.9 GHzTurbo Clock Speed
4.6 GHz
65 WTDP65 W
7 nmProcess Size7 nm
36.0xMultiplier
37.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 3 3100 or Ryzen 5 5600X

Apex Legends, 1080p, High

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