AMD Ryzen 5 2600X specifications and performance

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X is a 6 cores and 12 threads CPU processor produced by AMD. AMD Ryzen 5 2600X was released on 2018-04-19, the fabrication process is 12nm (nanometer), the CPU codename is -, the instruction set architecture is x86-64, and the CPU's integrated graphics (iGPU) is -.

Basic Information

Vendor / Supplier AMD
Short name r5 2600x
Release date 2018-04-19
CPU code name
Fabrication process 12nm (nanometer)
Instruction set architecture x86-64
Market Desktop
Integrated Graphics (iGPU)

CPU core specifications

Total number of cores 6 cores
Total number of threads 12 threads
Number of performance cores 6 cores
Number of performance core threads 12 threads
Performance core base frequency / main frequency 3.6GHz
Performance core maximum turbo frequency 4.2GHz
Number of energy efficiency cores
Number of energy-efficient core threads
Energy efficiency core basic frequency / main frequency
Energy efficiency core maximum turbo frequency

CPU cache and frequency

Bus frequency 100MHz
L1 Cache 96 KB
L2 Cache 512 KB
L3 Cache 16 MB
Unlock multiplier Yes

Memory specifications

Maximum supported memory 64GB
Memory frequency support
  • - DDR4-2933MHz
Maximum number of memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 43.71GB/s
ECC support Yes

Package specifications

CPU Socket AM4
Default thermal design power / TDP PL1 95W
Maximum Turbo Power Consumption / TDP PL2
Maximum temperature 95°C
PCIe interface PCIe 3.0
PCIe lane count 20

Integrated Graphics specifications

Integrated Graphics (iGPU)
Base frequency
Maximum acceleration frequency
Number of execution units
Stream Processors / Shading Units
Texture Units / TMUs
Raster Operations Units / ROPs
Total Graphics Power / TGP
FP32 computing performance

Cinebench R23 performance test

Single core performance score
Multi-core performance score

PassMark performance test

Single core performance score
Multi-core performance score
Integer math 48 GOps/sec
Floating point math 24 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 38 Million Primes/sec (Millions find prime numbers per second)
Random string sorting 23 Million Strings/sec (Millions random string sorting per second)
Data encryption 13.2 GBytes/sec (Gigabits per second)
Data compression 198.8 MBytes/sec (megabits per second)
Physics simulation 697 Frames/sec (FPS)
Extended instruction test 7.6 Billion Matrices/sec (Billions matrix operations per second)

GeekBench v6 performance test

Single core performance
Multi-core performance
File compression 528.6 MB/sec (megabits per second)
clang compilation 46 Klines/sec (thousands lines per second)
HTML5 browsing 133.2 pages/sec (pages per second)
PDF rendering 172.1 Mpixels/sec (megapixels per second)
Text processing 112.6 pages/sec (pages per second)
Background blur 24.5 images/sec (images per second)
Photo processing 52.9 images/sec (images per second)
Ray tracing 9.89 Mpixels/sec (megapixels per second)