AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU Review: Page 2 of 6

Posted by Damon Bailey on Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:00pm

Features & Specifications


2nd gen AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors

Bring Your Imagination to Life

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

The AMD Wraith Stealth Cooler

AMD bundles the Wraith Stealth cooler with the 2nd Gen Ryzen™ 5 2600 processor, featuring a low profile and excellent thermal performance.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

AMD Ryzen™ Ready Socket AM4 Platform

AMD’s future-proof mainstream computing platform, updated with the new X470 and B450 chipsets.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

AMD StoreMI Technology

Software that combines the speed of your SSD with the capacity of your hard disk into a single, fast, easy-to-manage drive.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

AMD SenseMI Technology

With AMD SenseMI technology, Ryzen™ processors use true machine intelligence to accelerate performance.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility

The Simple and Powerful Overclocking Utility for AMD Ryzen™ processors.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AM4 CPU

AMD Ryzen™ VR-Ready Premium

For the best possible VR experiences, AMD offers select Ryzen™ VR-Ready Premium processors.

# of CPU Cores - 6

# of Threads - 12

Base Clock - 3.4GHz

Max Boost Clock - 3.9GHz

Total L1 Cache - 576KB

Total L2 Cache - 3MB

Total L3 Cache - 16MB

Unlocked - Yes

CMOS - 12nm FinFET

Package - AM4

PCI Express Version - PCIe 3.0 x16

Thermal Solution - Wraith Stealth

Default TDP / TDP - 65W

Max Temps - 95°C

*OS Support

Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition

RHEL x86 64-Bit

Ubuntu x86 64-Bit

*Operating System (OS) support will vary by manufacturer.

System Memory

System Memory Specification - 2933MHz

System Memory Type - DDR4

Memory Channels - 2

Key Features Supported Technologies:

AMD StoreMI Technology

AMD SenseMI Technology

AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility

AMD Ryzen™ VR-Ready Premium


Product Family - AMD Ryzen™ Processors

Product Line - AMD Ryzen™ 5 Desktop Processors

Platform - Desktop


Launch Date - 04/19/2018


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