We’ve got more information about the AMD Ryzen 5 3500X. The folks over at WCCFTech caught wind of a Chinese outlet that unboxed and benchmarked the processor well before any official announcement about the part. We’ve talked about the 3500X before but here’s a quick recap:
The Ryzen 5 3500X is broadly similar to the 3600 on tier up, except for the fact that it doesn’t feature SMT. This means that you’re getting 6 cores and 6 threads, instead of 6 cores and 12 threads. Apart from that, there aren’t many cutbacks. The 3500X features a high base clock of 3.6 GHz and a boost clock of 4.1 GHz, 32 MB of L3 cache and a 65W TDP.
The most interesting aspect of this processor, though is its price. At a likely
We’ll keep you posted here as we learn more about this processor.
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