AMD Ryzen 5 1600: specs and benchmarks
AMD started AMD Ryzen 5 1600 sales on April 2017 at a recommended price of $219. This is Zen architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is AM4 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 25.62 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.