AMD Ryzen 5 1600 vs AMD Ryzen 7 1700

AMD Ryzen 5 1600
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3200 MHz / Cores: 6 / Apr 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1600

AMD Ryzen 7 1700
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3000 MHz / Cores: 8 / Mar 2017
AMD Ryzen 7 1700

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    100%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    111%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    101%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    100%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    100%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    117%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 1600

None

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 7 1700

17% higher multi threaded performance.
Around 11% higher average synthetic performance.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700

Gaming

HWBench recommends AMD Ryzen 7 1700

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V
SMT

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
ArchitectureAMD_ZenvsAMD_Zen
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenameZenvsZen
Release DateApr 2017vsMar 2017

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
Cores6vs8
Threads12vs16
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsNovsNo

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
L1 Cache128 KB (per core)vs128 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512 KB (per core)vs512 KB (per core)
L3 Cache16384 KB (shared)vs16384 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsAMD Socket AM4
Max Case Tempunknownvsunknown
PackageuPGAvsuPGA
Die Size192 mm²vs192 mm²
Process14 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 1600AMD Ryzen 7 1700
Cpu Frequency3200 MHzvs3000 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed3600 MHzvs3700 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltageunknownvsunknown
TDP65 Wvs65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    3960 points
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    4070 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    25766 points
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    32208 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Rendering: POV-Ray 3.7

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    2361
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    2945

points per second - higher is better

7-zip

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    29509
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    35887

MIPS - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Single Threaded)

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    94.29
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    93.08

points - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Multi Threaded)

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    793.56
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    1030.17

points - higher is better

3DMark06 CPU

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    8222
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    8335

points - higher is better

Cinebench R10 32Bit Single

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    4538
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    4531

points - higher is better

Cinebench R10 32Bit Multi

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    25970
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    29167.5

points - higher is better

Cinebench R11.5 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    1.65
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    1.67

points - higher is better

Cinebench R11.5 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    12.57
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    15.63

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    147
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    147

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    1134
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    1415

points - higher is better

SuperPI 1M

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    12.7
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    11.4

seconds - lower is better

wPrime 32

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    5.2
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    6

seconds - lower is better

WinRAR 4.0

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    3363.5
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    3530

MB/s - higher is better

x264 Pass 1

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    177
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    147

FPS - higher is better

x264 Pass 2

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    68.7
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    67

FPS - higher is better

TrueCrypt AES

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    6
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    8.4

GB/s

TrueCrypt Twofish

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    1
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    1.3

GB/s

TrueCrypt Serpent

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    0.65
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    0.82

GB/s