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AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2600: specs and benchmarks
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AMD started AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2600 sales 19 September 2018. This is Zen architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 12 nm manufacturing technology, with a max turbo frequency of 3900 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM4 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt. It supports DDR4 Dual-channel memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at
of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5995WX.
Of Ryzen 5 PRO 2600 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.
|Place in performance rating||473|
|Value for money||34.51|
|Market segment||Desktop processor|
|Series||AMD Ryzen 5|
|Architecture codename||Zen (2017−2020)|
|Release date||19 September 2018 (3 years ago)|
|Price now||$215||of 14999 (Xeon Platinum 9282)|
Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
|Physical cores||6 (Hexa-Core)|
|Base clock speed||3.4 GHz||of 4.7 (FX-9590)|
|Boost clock speed||3.9 GHz||of 5.5 (Core i9-12900KS)|
|Bus support||4 × 8 GT/s|
|L1 cache||96K (per core)||of 1536 (EPYC Embedded 3401)|
|L2 cache||512K (per core)||of 12288 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)|
|L3 cache||16 MB (shared)||of 32 (Ryzen Threadripper 1998)|
|Chip lithography||12 nm||of 5 (Apple M1 Max)|
|Die size||192 mm2|
|Number of transistors||4,800 million||of 57000 (Apple M1 Max)|
|64 bit support||+|
|Windows 11 compatibility||+|
Information on Ryzen 5 PRO 2600 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.
|Number of CPUs in a configuration||1 (Uniprocessor)||of 8 (Xeon Platinum 8280)|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||65 Watt||of 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)|
Technologies and extensions
Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 2600. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 5 PRO 2600's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.
|Supported memory types||DDR4 Dual-channel||of 4800 (Ryzen 9 6900HS)|
|Maximum memory size||64 GB||of 786 (Xeon E5-2670 v3)|
|Max memory channels||2||of 12 (Xeon Platinum 9221)|
|Maximum memory bandwidth||46.933 GB/s||of 281.6 (Xeon Platinum 9221)|
|ECC memory support||+|
General parameters of GPU integrated into Ryzen 5 PRO 2600.
|Integrated graphics card||-|
Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.
|PCI Express lanes||20||of 128 (EPYC 7601)|
Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Ryzen 5 PRO 2600. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.
This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.
Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.
Overall Ryzen 5 PRO 2600 performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.
We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 5 PRO 2600 from Intel is Core 2 Extreme QX6700, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.
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