Ryzen 5 1500X Review & Specifications

AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz Quad-Core AM4 YD150XBBAEBOX

by AMD

High-Performance Gaming and Processing
4 cores with 8 threads for high performance gaming and processing, plus XFR

Suggested PC builds

Create a custom build

Specs Overview

Model YD150XBBAEBOX
Socket AM4
Integrated Graphics No
CPU Cores 4
CPU Clock Rate 3500MHz
TDP 65W
Includes CPU Cooler

Score Pangoly

87

Buy now

Ryzen 5 1500X Performance comparison with similar Processors

Critic Reviews

90

As we get to the end of this review, I think my recommendation is pretty clear: while the Ryzen 5 1500X is a good processor the 1600X should be destined for greatness. Its price, performance, efficiency, decent overclocking headroom, situational adap ...

HardwareCanucks

Read the full review
90

And the quad-core Ryzen 1500X, well it does really, really well compared to i5 processors in roughly that same price-bracket. And yeah if you are not afraid to tweak and overclock a little, the Ryzen 5 1600 at $219 might something for you too conside ...

The Guru of 3D

Read the full review
89

The new AMD RYZEN CPU series has proven to be a huge breakthrough for AMD and is the first time in a long while that they have been able to put up a good hard fight with what Intel has to offer. In our tests, the RYZEN 1500X really proved just how...

bjorn3d.com

Read the full review

Specifications

# of CPU Cores

4

# of Threads

8

Base Clock Speed

3.5GHz

Max Turbo Core Speed

3.7GHz

Total L1 Cache

384KB

Total L2 Cache

2MB

Total L3 Cache

16MB

Unlocked

Yes

CMOS

14nm

Package

AM4

Thermal Solution

Wraith Spire (No LED)

Default TDP / TDP

65W

Memory

Memory Interface

DDR4

Memory Channels

2

Key Features

Supported Technologies

AMD Ryzen Master Utility

AMD SenseMI Technology

AES

AVX2

FMA3

AMD virtualization

XFR (Extended Frequency Range)

“Zen” Core Architecture

Foundation

Product Family

AMD Ryzen™

Product Line

AMD Ryzen™ 5

Platform

Desktop

OPN Tray

YD140XBBM4GAE

OPN PIB

YD150XBBAEBOX

My comparisons

Deal of the day

$130 $100
View all PC parts deals ►