Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Ryzen 5 1600

Intel Pentium Gold G5500


Ryzen 5 1600

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Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 89
Brand Intel AMD
Model BX80684G5500 YD1600BBAEBOX
Release Date April 2018 April 2017
Effective Value
TDP 54 Watts 65 Watts
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Series Pentium Gold Ryzen 5
Core Name Coffee Lake Summit Ridge
Socket LGA1151 AM4
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 No
CPU Cores 2 6
CPU Threads 4 12
CPU Clock Rate 3800MHz 3200MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - 3600MHz
CPU Cooler included Yes Yes
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 4.00MB 8.00MB
Critic Reviews -

"Ryzen 5 bring AMD back into the game as they deliver high-performance multi-threaded computing at prices that will be a major disruption to the competition."

by Vortez
Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Ryzen 5 1600. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Pentium Gold G5500:

  • 9% cheaper, you can save $11.00.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 11 months later.
  • Around 17% lower thermal design power.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel UHD Graphics 630).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+600MHz).

Reasons to pick the Ryzen 5 1600:

  • Slightly better average performance, around 28%.
  • Slightly better effective value.
  • 4 more cores.
  • 8 more threads.
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