AMD Ryzen 3 2300X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 3 2300X


AMD started Ryzen 3 2300X sales on August 2018. This is Zen architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems.

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

It provides good benchmark performance at 26.33 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Ryzen 3 2300X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Achitecture codename
Release date
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
Maximum frequency
3.5 GHz
of 5
L1 cache
128K (per core)
of 768
L2 cache
512K (per core)
of 16384
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
of 7
Die size
210 mm2
Transistor count
4950 million
of 19200
64 bit support


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
of 8
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

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.

Virtualization technologies

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

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 3 2300X.
Supported memory types

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance




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 i7-2600K, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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