AMD Ryzen 5 3600 processor review

Ryzen 5 3600 processor released by AMD; release date: March 2019. The processor is designed for desktop-computers and based on Zen 2 microarchitecture.

CPU is unlocked for overclocking. Total number of cores - 8, threads - 16. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.4 GHz. Manufacturing process technology - 7 nm. Cache size: L1 - 96K (per core), L2 - 512K (per core), L3 - 16 MB (shared).

Supported memory types: DDR4.

Supported socket types: AM4. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 65 Watt.

Benchmarks

PassMark
Single thread mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
3184
2581
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
80492
17830
Geekbench 4
Single Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
5311
1196
Geekbench 4
Multi-Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
36691
6759
3DMark Fire Strike
Physics Score
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
14639
0
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2581
PassMark - CPU mark 17830
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 1196
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 6759
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 0

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen 2
Launch date March 2019
Place in performance rating 491
Vertical segment Desktop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.6 GHz
L1 cache 96K (per core)
L2 cache 512K (per core)
L3 cache 16 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm
Maximum frequency 4.4 GHz
Number of cores 8
Number of threads 16
Transistor count 4800 million
Unlocked

Memory

Supported memory types DDR4

Compatibility

Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported AM4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt

Advanced Technologies

Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)