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Ryzen 5 5600X vs Ryzen 7 1700

Ryzen 5 5600X vs Ryzen 7 1700: 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 15 minutes ago

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AMD Ryzen 7 1700

3.0 GHz | 8-core

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Logo
AMD YD1700BBAEBOX Ryzen 7 1700 Processor with Wraith Spire LED Cooler

Buy for $280 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 15 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 15 minutes ago

vs

AMD Ryzen 7 1700

3.0 GHz | 8-core

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Logo
AMD YD1700BBAEBOX Ryzen 7 1700 Processor with Wraith Spire LED Cooler

Buy for $280 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 15 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short, we have a clear winner — Ryzen 5 5600X outperforms the more expensive Ryzen 7 1700 on the selected game parameters, and is also a better bang for your buck! The better performing Ryzen 5 5600X is 1344 days newer than the more expensive Ryzen 7 1700.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

  • Performs up to 28% better in Fortnite than Ryzen 7 1700 - 328 vs 256 FPS

  • Up to 31% cheaper than Ryzen 7 1700 - $193.89 vs $280.0

  • Up to 46% better value when playing Fortnite than Ryzen 7 1700 - $0.59 vs $1.09 per FPS

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 1700

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Ryzen 5 5600X - 16 vs 12 threads

Fortnite
Fortnite

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Logo
Ryzen 5 5600X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

328

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.59/FPS

100%

Price, $

$193.89

100%

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 15 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Logo
Ryzen 7 1700

Desktop • Mar 2nd, 2017


FPS

256

72%

Value, $/FPS

$1.09/FPS

54%

Price, $

$280

69%

AMD YD1700BBAEBOX Ryzen 7 1700 Processor with Wraith Spire LED Cooler

Buy for $280 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 15 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 Ryzen 7 1700 Logo
Ryzen 7 1700

Desktop • Mar 2nd, 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 Ryzen 7 1700 Logo
Ryzen 7 1700

Desktop • Mar 2nd, 2017


Single-Core

841

8%

Multi-Core

5665

56%

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Nov 5th, 2020
Release DateMar 2nd, 2017
Ryzen 5CollectionRyzen 7
VermeerCodenameSummit Ridge
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
6Cores
8
12Threads
16
3.7 GHz
Base Clock Speed3.0 GHz
4.6 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed3.7 GHz
65 WTDP65 W
7 nm
Process Size14 nm
37.0x
Multiplier30.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 5 5600X or Ryzen 7 1700

Fortnite, 1080p, High

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