Brief Introduction – AMD Ryzen 5 2600X Processor
The AMD Ryzen 5 2600X is a 5th Generation Ryzen Processor. The processor has 6 cores and 12 Threads. With a base clock of 3.6GHZ and a maximum boost clock of 4.2GHZ, the processor is one of the best processors in the budget range. The L1 Cache Size is 576KB and the L2 cache size is 3MB. Apart from this, the processor also has an L3 cache of 16MB. Check out the price of Ryzen 5 2600X on EliteHubs.
The processor is unlocked and can be overclocked. However, AMD does not cover any damages caused due to the processor. AMD provides for a Wraith Spire as a thermal cooling solution to the processor which is a good alternative to a Liquid Cooler ( AIO ).
“The Ryzen 5 2600X isn’t the fastest processor, even from AMD—that would be the Ryzen 7 2700X, or for multi-threaded workloads the Threadripper 1950X. It’s also not faster than the Core i7-8700K, and for games it can’t even beat the slightly less expensive Core i5-8400.”
Here is what PCGamer.com has to say about the processor.
|No. of CPU Cores||6|
|No. of Threads||12|
|Max Boost Clock||4.2GHz|
|Total L1 Cache||576KB|
|Total L2 Cache||3MB|
|Total L3 Cache||16MB|
|PCI Express Version||PCIe 3.0 x16|
|Thermal Solution||Wraith Spire|
|Default TDP / TDP||95W|
|Note||***Features, Price of Ryzen 5 2600X and Specifications are subject to change without notice.|
The AMD Wraith Spire Cooler
AMD bundles the Wraith Spire cooler with the 2nd Gen Ryzen™ 5 2600X processor, featuring excellent thermal performance.
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AMD StoreMI Technology
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AMD SenseMI Technology
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AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility
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