The launch of AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is just around the corner but leaks in benchmarks are being shot at us at a rapid pace.  We’ve already seen a lot of benchmarks appear of various AMD Ryzen 5 3600 chips.

The AMD Zen 2 chips are constantly being compared with Intel’s offering simply because Intel has been on the top for a long while. But this time around, the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is not only going to compete but also crush the competition, if the leaked benchmarks are to be believed. The new processor has appeared on UserBenchmark and has scored extremely well in the speed test.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Price

The AMD Ryzen 5 3600X seemingly offers incredible speed and stunning results especially when you consider the price point it’s going to be selling it. The chip is only going to cost you around $250 and is not only going to provide amazing speeds but also have a distinct advantage over the competition. Of course, this is all true because the actual processor is in our hands and we are in for a treat.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Benchmarks

The AMD Ryzen 5 3600X was able to score 114% on the average benchmark from placing it in the 13th position on the global processor charts. That’s not all, it scored 143 points in single core, 560 points in the quad core, and 1110 points in multicore scores. The leaked UserBenchmark says this is an excellent result as well. We are cautiously optimistic about the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X and its performance but it is just one sample that has been tested so far. However, we all love an underdog story and we also love affordable processors that provide blazing fast performance. As of now, AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is crushing some of the Intel’s top-of-the-line chips in the benchmarks.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Rival

Intel’s i7 9700k is a direct rival of the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X and you’d be interested to know how well it scored. A point to be noted here is that the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is just a 6 core, 12 thread processor that is trading blows with the 8 core, it read Core i7 9700k. The Intel’s processor scored 142 points in single core, 559 in quad-core, and 1063 in multicore in the same benchmark. A major difference is that the Intel’s processor costs around $400 while the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is priced substantially low at $250.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Conclusion


We were genuinely excited about the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X launch. Not only because of its blazingly fast performance but also for the chance of building a monster gaming PC without breaking the bank. The budget-friendly pricing and top-of-the-line performance will make AMD Ryzen 5 3600X a very lucrative processor for people who are looking to upgrade or make their new PCs.

While the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X has been launched, you can check out the link below and download something to pass the time. While it is not going to be a processor you can download (joking), that will keep you entertained for a few days until you can start looking at genuine benchmarks and actual authentic results.