AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 6-Core 3.7 GHz
(4.6 GHz Max Boost)
Max Boost: Up to 4.6 GHz
Cache (L2+L3): 35MB
PCIe® Version: 4.0
Unlocked for Overclocking: Yes + Precision Boost Overdrive
Sockets Supported: AM4 on AMD 500 Series motherboards
6 incredible cores for those who just want to game
The best 6-core processor for dedicated gamers who want an astonishingly powerful gaming processor.
Build with Confidence
Configuring and customizing your rig has never been easier. AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series desktop processors can be dropped into any AMD 500 Series motherboards with a simple BIOS update.
AMD Wraith Stealth Cooler included
This high-performance cooling solution is cool, quiet, and low profile.
1. R5K-022: Testing by AMD Performance Labs as of September 23, 2020 using A Ryzen 5 5600X vs Intel Core i5-10600K configured with DDR4-3600C16 and a GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, in select titles. All games tested at 1080p High settings. Results may vary. R5K-022
2. Max boost for AMD Ryzen processors is the maximum frequency achievable by a single core on the processor running a bursty single-threaded workload. Max boost will vary based on several factors, including, but not limited to: thermal paste; system cooling; motherboard design and BIOS; the latest AMD chipset driver; and the latest OS updates. Visit amd.com/pb2 for more details.
3. AMD is not responsible for damages caused by overclocking, even when overclocking is enabled via AMD hardware. GD-26
4. Precision Boost Overdrive requires a compatible AMD Ryzen Threadripper, 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen 3, Ryzen 5, Ryzen 7, or Ryzen 9 processor and a motherboard compatible with one or more of these processors. AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen processors including the Ryzen 3200G processor are not compatible with Precision Boost Overdrive. Precision Boost Overdrive enables operation of the processor outside of specifications and in excess of factory settings; AMD does not cover damages caused by overclocking, even when overclocking is enabled via AMD hardware GD-135
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