Last time in stock: Sunday, September 20, 2020
The world's most advanced processor in the desktop PC gaming segment
Can deliver ultra-fast 100+ FPS performance in the world's most popular games
6 Cores and 12 processing threads, bundled with the Quiet AMD Wraith Stealth cooler
4.2 GHz Max Boost, unlocked for overclocking, 35 MB of game Cache, ddr-3200 support
For the advanced socket AM4 platform, can support PCIe 4.0 on x570 motherboards
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* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
|CPU Clock Rate||3600MHz|
|CPU Turbo Clock Rate||4200MHz|
|CPU Cooler included|
|Manufacturing Process||7 nm|
|Maximum Supported Memory||64GB|
The Ryzen 5 3600 is an excellent 65W chip for small form factor enthusiasts, packing quite the punch in a small thermal envelope. After simple one-click overclocking, it offers nearly the same performance as its more expensive counterpart, but at a $50 discount. That makes the Ryzen 5 3600 the uncontested value champ in its price range.
If you're building a gaming PC from the ground up then look no further than the Ryzen 5 3600.
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