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Ryzen 5 3600 vs Ryzen 5 5600X

Ryzen 5 3600 vs Ryzen 5 5600X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600

3.6 GHz | 6-core

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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

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AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

3.7 GHz | 6-core

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

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AMD Ryzen 5 3600

3.6 GHz | 6-core

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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

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AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

3.7 GHz | 6-core

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

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Key Differences

In short, we have a clear winner — Ryzen 5 5600X outperforms the cheaper Ryzen 5 3600 on the selected game parameters, and is also a better bang for your buck! The better performing Ryzen 5 5600X is 487 days newer than the cheaper Ryzen 5 3600.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 3600

  • Up to 6% cheaper than Ryzen 5 5600X - $188.95 vs $199.99

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

  • Performs up to 14% better in Grand Theft Auto V than Ryzen 5 3600 - 305 vs 268 FPS

  • Up to 7% better value when playing Grand Theft Auto V than Ryzen 5 3600 - $0.66 vs $0.71 per FPS

Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto V

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Logo
Ryzen 5 3600

Desktop • Jul 7th, 2019


FPS

268

88%

Value, $/FPS

$0.71/FPS

92%

Price, $

$188.95

100%

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core, 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Wraith Stealth Cooler

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Updated 86 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

305

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.66/FPS

100%

Price, $

$199.99

94%

FPS and Value Winner

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

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In Stock

Updated 86 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Logo
Ryzen 5 3600

Desktop • Jul 7th, 2019

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Logo
Ryzen 5 3600

Desktop • Jul 7th, 2019


Single-Core

1206

75%

Multi-Core

6669

82%

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1616

100%

Multi-Core

8161

100%

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Logo

AMD Ryzen 5 3600

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AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

Jul 7th, 2019Release Date
Nov 5th, 2020
Ryzen 5CollectionRyzen 5
MatisseCodenameVermeer
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
6Cores6
12Threads12
3.6 GHzBase Clock Speed
3.7 GHz
4.2 GHzTurbo Clock Speed
4.6 GHz
65 WTDP65 W
7 nmProcess Size7 nm
36.0xMultiplier
37.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 5 3600 or Ryzen 5 5600X

Grand Theft Auto V, 1080p, High

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