AMD Ryzen 5 3600 processor review

AMD Ryzen 5 3600

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
2973
2823
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
31767
20046
Geekbench 4
Single Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
6244
5388
Geekbench 4
Multi-Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
49807
27000
3DMark Fire Strike
Physics Score
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
14639
0
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2823
PassMark - CPU mark 20046
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 5388
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 27000
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 0

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen 2
Launch date March 2019
Place in performance rating 89
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™)