AMD is stepping on the gas with the Ryzen 5000. It knows it has a winning bet and has several months before Intel introduces the Rocket Lake-S. In addition to the six-core Ryzen 5 5600X, AMD will also have a Ryzen 5 5600 model priced under $ 250. It is a piece of information that comes from @ Harukaze5719 that talks about a release date in 2021.
The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X was made official on October 8, with 6 cores and 12 threads and a base speed of 3.7 GHz with a 4.6 GHz boost speed. It is a CPU with a design based on chiplets where the cores They are 7nm Zen 3 and the I / O chip is 12nm with 35MB of L2 + L3 cache and a single CCD (Core Complex Die) and a 65W TDP. It is the only processor that will come with a fan as standard at a price of $ 299 as of November 5.
Officially, AMD compared this processor to the Intel Core i5-10600K, priced at $ 299, with 195 better performance per dollar in single core and 20% better performance per dollar in multicore, and with 13% better gaming performance. per dollar at 108 0p.
Unofficially, it appears that the Ryzen 5 5600X is also on par with the 8-core Intel Core i7-10700, priced at $ 50 more expensive and higher clock speed and TDP.
The Ryzen 5 5600 will carry 6 cores and 12 threads, but with somewhat lower clock speed. The TDP will be 65W and it will be compatible with overclocking, so it will be relatively easy to achieve similar performances as the Ryzen 5 5600X.