AMD Ryzen 7 2700X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X

Summary

AMD started Ryzen 7 2700X sales 12 April 2018 at a recommended price of $329. This is high-end Zen+ architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 12 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4300 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AM4 (1331) processor with a TDP of 105 Watt. It supports DDR4 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 58.26 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.

General info

Of Ryzen 7 2700X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
16.13
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Zen+
 
Release date
12 April 2018
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$329
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$309.89
 
of 8684.5 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Ryzen 7 2700X's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen 7 2700X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
8
 
Number of threads
16
 
Maximum frequency
4.3 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
96 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
4 MB
 
of 16384
L3 cache
16 MB
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
of 7
Die size
209.78 mm2
 
Transistor count
4940 Million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen 7 2700X 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
 
of 8
Socket
AM4 (1331)
 
Power consumption (TDP)
105 Watt
 
of 320 (Xeon Phi 7295)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen 7 2700X. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen 7 2700X are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen 7 2700X.
Supported memory types
DDR4
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen 7 2700X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

58.26

3DMark06 CPU

10631

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

5256

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

34763

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.95

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

18.7

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

176

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

1801

WinRAR 4.0

4779

x264 encoding pass 1

227

x264 encoding pass 2

105

TrueCrypt AES

10.6

Passmark

16968

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Ryzen 7 2700X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen 7 2700X performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen 7 2700X from Intel is Core i7-8086K, which is slower by 1% and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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