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 3.7 GHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AM4 (1331) processor with a TDP of 105 Watt. It supports DDR4-2933 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 50.55 percent of a leader's which is Intel Xeon W-3175X.

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)
16.93
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
AMD Ryzen 7
 
Achitecture codename
Zen+
 
Release date
12 April 2018
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$329
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)
Price now
$295
 
of 8685 (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
3.7 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
96K (per core)
 
of 4096 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
512K (per core)
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
16 MB
 
of 256 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
Die size
192 mm2
 
Transistor count
4,800 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
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 (Uniprocessor)
 
Socket
AM4 (1331)
 
Power consumption (TDP)
105 Watt
 

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
+
 
AVX
+
 

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
DDR4-2933
 
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
of 786 (Xeon E5-2670 v3)
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
43.71 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Ryzen 7 2700X.
Integrated graphics
-
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Ryzen 7 2700X's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
20
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance

50.55

3DMark06 CPU

10643

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

16953

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 3 positions in our rating.

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