AMD Ryzen 5 1600X: specs and benchmarks
AMD started Ryzen 5 1600X sales 16 March 2017 at a recommended price of $249. 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 3.6 GHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is an AMD Socket AM4 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 39.36 percent of a leader's which is Intel Xeon W-3175X.