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Ryzen 5 5600X vs A12-9800

Ryzen 5 5600X vs A12-9800: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

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 28 minutes ago

vs

AMD A12-9800

3.8 GHz | 4-core

AMD A12-9800 Logo
BeiLiHe AMD A12-Series A12-9800 A12 9800 3.8 GHz Quad-Core CPU Processor Socket AM4 Computer Accessories

Buy for $180.25 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 27 minutes ago

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 28 minutes ago

vs

AMD A12-9800

3.8 GHz | 4-core

AMD A12-9800 Logo
BeiLiHe AMD A12-Series A12-9800 A12 9800 3.8 GHz Quad-Core CPU Processor Socket AM4 Computer Accessories

Buy for $180.25 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 27 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short, we have a clear winner — Ryzen 5 5600X outperforms the cheaper A12-9800 on the selected game parameters, and is also a better bang for your buck! The better performing Ryzen 5 5600X is 1197 days newer than the cheaper A12-9800.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

  • Performs up to 58% better in Apex Legends than A12-9800 - 336 vs 213 FPS

  • Up to 32% better value when playing Apex Legends than A12-9800 - $0.58 vs $0.85 per FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD A12-9800 - 12 vs 4 threads

Advantages of AMD A12-9800

  • Up to 7% cheaper than Ryzen 5 5600X - $180.25 vs $193.89

  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD Ryzen 5 5600X doesn't have integrated graphics

Apex Legends
Apex Legends

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

336

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.58/FPS

100%

Price, $

$193.89

92%

FPS and Value 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 28 minutes ago

AMD A12-9800 Logo
A12-9800

Desktop • Jul 27th, 2017


FPS

213

42%

Value, $/FPS

$0.85/FPS

68%

Price, $

$180.25

100%

BeiLiHe AMD A12-Series A12-9800 A12 9800 3.8 GHz Quad-Core CPU Processor Socket AM4 Computer Accessories

Buy for $180.25 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 27 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

AMD A12-9800 Logo
A12-9800

Desktop • Jul 27th, 2017

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1616

100%

Multi-Core

8161

100%

AMD A12-9800 Logo
A12-9800

Desktop • Jul 27th, 2017


Single-Core

530

-105%

Multi-Core

1547

-328%

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Nov 5th, 2020
Release DateJul 27th, 2017
Ryzen 5CollectionA12
VermeerCodenameBristol Ridge
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
6
Cores4
12
Threads4
3.7 GHzBase Clock Speed
3.8 GHz
4.6 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed4.2 GHz
65 WTDP65 W
7 nm
Process Size28 nm
37.0xMultiplier
38.0x
NoneIntegrated Graphics
Radeon R7
Yes
OverclockableNo

Builds Using Ryzen 5 5600X or A12-9800

Apex Legends, 1080p, High

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