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AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box vs. AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz Socket AM4 Box + 8

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box

“Performance”

£229.00

£250.99 Incl. delivery
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz Socket AM4 Box

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz Socket AM4 Box

£229.00

£240.19 Incl. delivery
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box

“Performance”

£161.81

£191.25 Incl. delivery
Intel Core i5 11400F 2.6GHz Socket 1200 Box

Intel Core i5 11400F 2.6GHz Socket 1200 Box

£150.82

£160.41 Incl. delivery
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 3.8GHz Socket AM4 Box

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 3.8GHz Socket AM4 Box

£390.00

£394.99 Incl. delivery
64-bit processor
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ECC
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
Instructions
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSE4, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSE4, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AES-NI, AVX2, AVX-512
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
CPU throttling
AMD Pure Power
AMD Cool'n'Quiet
AMD Cool'n'Quiet
AMD Pure Power
AMD Cool'n'Quiet
Intel SpeedStep
Intel SpeedStep
AMD Pure Power
Intel SpeedStep
Integrated graphics
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Frequency
350 MHz
350 MHz
Graphics processor
Tubro frequency
Yes
Yes
Frequency (turbo)
1300 MHz
1300 MHz
Turbo Boost/Core
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Max frequency
4.4 GHz
4.6 GHz
4.7 GHz
4.8 GHz
4.2 GHz
4.9 GHz
5 GHz
4.4 GHz
4.6 GHz
4.9 GHz
Virtualization
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Technology type
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
AMD-V, AMD-Vi
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
Intel VT-x, Intel VT-d, Intel EPT
Intel VT-x, Intel VT-d, Intel EPT
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
Intel VT-x, Intel VT-d, Intel EPT
Boxed
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Box version
with fan
with fan
without fan/cooler
without fan/cooler
with fan
without fan/cooler
without fan/cooler
with fan
without fan/cooler
Clock frequency
3.6 GHz
3.7 GHz
3.8 GHz
3.7 GHz
3.6 GHz
3.4 GHz
3.6 GHz
2.6 GHz
3.8 GHz
3.9 GHz
CPU type
AMD Ryzen 7 3000 Series
AMD Ryzen 5 5000 Series
AMD Ryzen 7 5000 Series
AMD Ryzen 9 5000 Series
AMD Ryzen 5 3000 Series
AMD Ryzen 9 5000 Series
Intel Core i7 Gen 11
Intel Core i5 Gen 11
AMD Ryzen 9 3000 Series
Intel Core i5 Gen 11
Max number of PCI Express lanes
20
24
24
24
20
24
20
20
20
20
Micron technology
7 nm
7 nm
7 nm
7 nm
7 nm
7 nm
14 nm
14 nm
7 nm
14 nm
Number of cores
8 ​
6 ​
8 ​
12 ​
6 ​
16 ​
8 ​
6 ​
12 ​
6 ​
Number of threads
16 ​
12 ​
16 ​
24 ​
12 ​
32 ​
16 ​
12 ​
24 ​
12 ​
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 W
65 W
105 W
105 W
65 W
105 W
125 W
65 W
105 W
125 W
L2 cache (total)
4 MB
3 MB
4 MB
6 MB
3 MB
8 MB
6 MB
L3 cache (total)
32 MB
32 MB
32 MB
64 MB
32 MB
64 MB
16 MB
12 MB
64 MB
12 MB
Release year
2019
2020
2020
2020
2019
2020
2021
2021
2019
2021
Socket
AMD Socket AM4
AMD Socket AM4
AMD Socket AM4
AMD Socket AM4
AMD Socket AM4
AMD Socket AM4
Intel Socket 1200
Intel Socket 1200
AMD Socket AM4
Intel Socket 1200