AMD Ryzen 3 1300X vs Intel Xeon E5-1630 v3

Compare AMD Ryzen 3 Desktop 4 core CPU vs Intel Xeon E5 v3 Family 4 core processor, specs and benchmark score. Which is the better CPU for gaming?

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Benchmark Score

Overall Score

A combined score of all workloads

30 %
38 %
26% slightly better overall score

Gaming Score

The raw gaming performance with a fast GPU

53 %
1% slightly better gaming score
52 %

Multitasking Score

Performance in workloads using up to 8 cores

23 %
33 %
43% significantly better multitasking score

Heavy Workload Score

Performance in workloads using up to 16 cores

22 %
32 %
45% significantly better heavy workload score

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Other Benchmarks

Geekbench (multi) score

Multi threaded benchmark

2,868
3,727
29% slightly higher Geekbench (multi) score

Geekbench (single) score

Single threaded benchmark

886
1% slightly higher Geekbench (single) score
876

Specifications

Cores

Number of physical processing units

4
Identical
4

Threads

Number of logical processing units

4
8
100% significantly more threads

Clock Speed

Base frequency at which the chip operates

4 GHz
4 GHz
5% slightly higher clock speed

Turbo Speed

Higher frequency used for heavy workloads

4 GHz
4 GHz
2% slightly higher turbo speed

TDP

Thermal Design Power: Measure of heat generated by the CPU

65 W
115% significantly lower TDP
140 W

Memory Channels

Lanes for simultaneous memory access

2
4
100% significantly more memory channels

Other details

Rank

Ranking in the hardwareDB database

608th of 1,337
474th of 1,337

Family

The product line

Ryzen 3 Desktop
Xeon E5 v3 Family

Release date

The official date of release of this chip

July 2017
August 2014

Memory Type

The type of memory used by this chip

DDR4
DDR4-1333

Is Unlocked

Can this CPU can be overclocked

Yes
-

Supports ECC memory

Does this CPU support error correcting memory

-
Yes

Ryzen 3 1300X vs Xeon E5-1630 v3 comparison

According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Xeon E5-1630 v3 is faster than the Ryzen 3 1300X. Despite this, the Ryzen 3 1300X has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.

Info from our database shows that they both have the same core count but the Xeon E5-1630 v3 has more threads. These CPUs have different clock speeds. Indeed, the Xeon E5-1630 v3 has a slightly higher clock speed compared to the Ryzen 3 1300X. Also, the Xeon E5-1630 v3 has a slightly higher turbo speed. A Ryzen 3 1300X CPU outputs less heat than a Xeon E5-1630 v3 CPU because of its significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.

The more cores a CPU has, the better the overall performance will be in parallel workloads such as multitasking. Many CPUs have more threads than cores, this means that each physical core is split into multiple logical cores, making them more efficient. For instance, the Ryzen 3 1300X has the same number of threads as cores. This means the the CPU does not support hyperthreading.

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