AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT

AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT Benchmark

AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT Processor benchmark, specs and release date - 4 GHz 6 core AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop CPU rating. Is the Ryzen 5 3600XT good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

54 %
Very Good score from 2 samples
High uncertainty
Very Good
150th of 1,219
115th of 1,219
2 benchmarks

CPU benchmarks

Here are the performance results of this CPU in both the hardwareDB Benchmark and other benchmark utilities. Synthetic tests are an estimation of real-world performance using consistent and repeatable benchmarks.


Very Good

54 %


Very Good

77 %


Very Good

47 %

Heavy Workloads

Very Good

45 %

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Alternative benchmarks

Here are some benchmark results using alternative testing software

Geekbench (multi)

Geekbench (multi)

Multi threaded benchmark

Geekbench (single)

Geekbench (single)

Single threaded benchmark

3DMark Physics

3DMark Physics

Physics simulation benchmark


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CPU Comparison

The AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more CPUs with our CPU Comparison Tool.

AMD Ryzen 9 5980HX
82 %
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
76 %
Intel Core i7-11700
73 %
AMD Ryzen 7 5800H
56 %
AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT
54 %
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X
51 %
Intel Core i5-11500
51 %


Clock Speed 3.8 GHz
Turbo Speed 4.5 GHz
Cores 6
Threads 12
L1 Cache 384 KiB
L2 Cache 3072 KiB
L3 Cache 32 MiB
PCIe Revision 4
Family Ryzen 5 Desktop
Memory Type DDR4
Release Date 2020-07-01
Has Unlocked Multiplier Yes
TDP 95 W

AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT

The Ryzen 5 3600XT is a 6 core CPU from AMD released in 2020. This chip has a very good overall score at 54% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 77%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Ryzen 5 3600XT scores 47% and 45% respectively. Indeed, this is a very good rating for very heavy workloads.

The Ryzen 5 3600XT has 6 cores and 12 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors. This AMD CPU has a clock speed of 3.8 GHz and a turbo speed of 4.5 GHz : a higher clock speed that can be reached when thermals and power delivery allow. This CPU has an unlocked multiplier and allows for overclocking. With adequate cooling and a good power supply, it's possible to run this CPU at a higher clock speed.

As for memory, the Ryzen 5 3600XT makes use of DDR4 memory. The faster the memory, the better. Faster memory means that the CPU doesn't have to wait to get the data it needs.

In terms of cache, the Ryzen 5 3600XT has 384 KiB of level 1 cache, 3 MiB of level 2 cache and 32 MiB of level 3 cache. This is a fast memory located close to the processor, which stores copies of frequently used data from main memory.

This CPU has fast connectivity with support for PCI-Express Gen 4. The faster the PCIe link, the better. This allows for better performance with GPUs and NVME SSDs.

Power and thermals for the AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 95 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.

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