AMD Ryzen 5 5600X CPU Six Core 3.7GHz Processor Socket AM4 - Retail
The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X has 6 Cores and 12 threads making this processor great for gamers, content creators and streamers who love to multi-task. When you have the world’s most advanced processor architecture for gamers and content creators, the possibilities are endless.
|CPU Series||Ryzen 5000 Series|
|CPU Range||AMD Ryzen 5|
|Number of Cores||6|
|Number of Threads||12|
|CPU Base Clock||3.7GHz|
|CPU Boost Clock||4.6GHz|
|Socket Type||Socket AM4|
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X CPU Six-Core 3.7GHz Processor Socket AM4 - Retail
Get the high-speed gaming performance of the world’s best desktop processor
The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X has 6 Cores and 12 threads making this processor great for gamers, content creators and streamers who love to multi-task. When you have the world’s most advanced processor architecture for gamers and content creators, the possibilities are endless. Whether you are playing the latest games, designing the next skyscraper, or crunching data, you need a powerful processor that can handle it all—and more. Hands down, the AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series desktop processors set the bar for gamers and artists alike.
5000 Series Processors have all the best features to keep you in the game
The world’s fastest processor core for the world’s fastest gaming processors. The AMD 5000 Series are built using 7nm architecture which gives you extremely high frames rates with high image quality. AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series processors power the next generation of demanding games, providing one of a kind immersive experiences and dominate any multithreaded task like 3D and video rendering, and software compiling.
Ultimate performance when gaming or creating
With great processing power comes the bleeding-edge technologies to support. All AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series processors come with a full suite of technologies designed to elevate your PC’s processing power including Precision Boost 2, Precision Boost Overdrive and PCIe® 4.0.
Not only are these processors drop-in ready on 500 series motherboards with a simple BIOS update, but you can also easily tweak and tune your processor with Ryzen™ Master and AMD StoreMI.
BIOS updates supporting the AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series desktop processors on AMD 400 Series chipsets are expected to be available starting January 2021; exact availability will vary by manufacturer and motherboard model.
Combine the Speed of SSD with the capacity of HDD
AMD StoreMI technology is a powerful tool for PC enthusiasts that want to improve load times, boot times, file management, or system responsiveness. If you have an AMD X570, B550, 400 Series, X399 or TRX40 motherboard, you can download AMD StoreMI for free to help accelerate your operating system.
The "Zen 3" architecture represents the most comprehensive design overhaul of the "Zen" era. Over 20 major changes include wider and more flexible execution resources; significantly more load/store bandwidth to feed execution; and a streamlined front-end to get more threads in flight—and do it faster.
The "Zen 3" architecture transitions to a new "unified complex" design that brings 8 cores and 32MB of L3 cache into a single group of resources. This dramatically reduces core-to-core and core-to-cache latencies by making every element of the die a next-door neighbour with minimal communication time. Latency-sensitive tasks like PC gaming especially benefit from this change, as tasks now have direct access to twice as much L3 cache versus "Zen 2."