AMD Ryzen 5000 series processors released upgrade Zen3 architecture, IPC increased by 19%

Sajjad Hussain
Oct 9 · 2 min read
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According to news on October 9th, AMD officially released the Ryzen 5000 series desktop processors early this morning, with the first four models of R5 5600X, R7 5800X, R9 5900X, and R9 5950X.

The Ryzen 5000 series processors still use TSMC’s 7nm process technology, and the architecture is upgraded from Zen 2 to Zen 3. The CCX layout is optimized and the L3 cache capacity is upgraded, so that the CPU has a higher Boost frequency and IPC.

According to the official statement, the IPC performance of Zen 3 architecture CPU is 19% higher than Zen 2 under the same core number and frequency, which makes the Ryzen 5000 series processors have a certain degree of improvement in game performance (according to official tests) , R9 5950X compared with R9 3950X, the number of game frames increased by 5% to 29%).

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Parameters of each model:

  • R5 5600X has 6 cores and 12 threads, base frequency 3.7GHz, acceleration frequency 4.6GHz, cache 35MB, TDP 65W
  • R7 5800X has 8 cores and 16 threads, base frequency 3.8GHz, acceleration frequency 4.7GHz, cache 36MB, TDP 105W
  • R9 5900X has 12 cores and 24 threads, base frequency 3.7GHz, acceleration frequency 4.8GHz, cache 70MB, TDP 105W
  • The highest specification R9 5950X has 16 cores and 32 threads, base frequency 3.4GHz, acceleration frequency 4.9GHz, cache 72MB, TDP 105W
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In terms of selling price, the price of the Ryzen 5000 series this year has increased compared with the previous generation (generally an increase of 50 US dollars), of which R5 5600X is priced at 299 US dollars, R7 5800X is 449 US dollars , R9 5900X sells for 549 dollars , R9 5950X sells for 799 dollars , except for R5 5600X, no boxed radiator is provided

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