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Ryzen 5 5600G vs Ryzen 9 5900X

Ryzen 5 5600G vs Ryzen 9 5900X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

3.9 GHz | 6-core

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G 6-Core 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Radeon Graphics

Buy for $184.98 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

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FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3.7 GHz | 12-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 54 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

3.9 GHz | 6-core

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G 6-Core 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Radeon Graphics

Buy for $184.98 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

vs
FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3.7 GHz | 12-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 54 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short — Ryzen 9 5900X outperforms the cheaper Ryzen 5 5600G on the selected game parameters. However, the worse performing Ryzen 5 5600G is a better bang for your buck. The better performing Ryzen 9 5900X is 159 days older than the cheaper Ryzen 5 5600G.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

  • Up to 56% cheaper than Ryzen 9 5900X - $184.98 vs $425.0

  • Up to 51% better value when playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Ryzen 9 5900X - $0.26 vs $0.53 per FPS

  • Consumes up to 38% less energy than AMD Ryzen 9 5900X - 65 vs 105 Watts

  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD Ryzen 9 5900X doesn't have integrated graphics

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

  • Performs up to 13% better in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Ryzen 5 5600G - 805 vs 714 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Ryzen 5 5600G - 24 vs 12 threads

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo
Ryzen 5 5600G

Desktop • Apr 13th, 2021


FPS

714

89%

Value, $/FPS

$0.26/FPS

100%

Price, $

$184.98

100%

Value Winner

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G 6-Core 12-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor with Radeon Graphics

Buy for $184.98 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 53 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

805

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.53/FPS

49%

Price, $

$425

43%

FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 54 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo
Ryzen 5 5600G

Desktop • Apr 13th, 2021

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo
Ryzen 5 5600G

Desktop • Apr 13th, 2021


Single-Core

1476

88%

Multi-Core

7364

52%

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1672

100%

Multi-Core

14028

100%

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Logo

AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

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AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

Apr 13th, 2021
Release DateNov 5th, 2020
Ryzen 5CollectionRyzen 9
CezanneCodenameVermeer
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
6Cores
12
12Threads
24
3.9 GHz
Base Clock Speed3.7 GHz
4.4 GHzTurbo Clock Speed
4.8 GHz
65 W
TDP105 W
7 nmProcess Size7 nm
39.0x
Multiplier37.0x
Radeon Vega 7
Integrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 5 5600G or Ryzen 9 5900X

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, 1080p, High

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