AMD Ryzen 3 2300X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 3 2300X

Summary

AMD started AMD Ryzen 3 2300X sales on August 2018. This is Zen architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3500 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM4 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt. It supports DDR4-2933 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 17.33 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Ryzen 3 2300X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
AMD Ryzen 3
 
Achitecture codename
Zen
 
Release date
on August 2018
 

Technical specs

Ryzen 3 2300X's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen 3 2300X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.5 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
4 × 8 GT / s
 
L1 cache
384 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512K (per core)
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
8 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Die size
213 mm2
 
Transistor count
4800 Million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen 3 2300X compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
 
Socket
AM4
 
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 3 2300X. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 3 2300X are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 3 2300X.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2933
 
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
43.71 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Ryzen 3 2300X.
Integrated graphics
-
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Ryzen 3 2300X's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
20
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen 3 2300X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

17.33

Passmark

8309

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Ryzen 3 2300X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen 3 2300X performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 3 2300X from Intel is Core i7-970, which is faster by 1% and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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