AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE vs AMD Ryzen 5 1600X

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3300 MHz / Cores: 6 / Jul 2020
AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3300 MHz / Cores: 6 / Jun 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
    119%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    100%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
    122%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    100%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
    116%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE

Much higher single threaded performance (around 22% higher), makes a noticeable performance difference in gaming and the majority of applications.
16% higher multi threaded performance.
60 watts lower power draw.
This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).
Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the AMD Ryzen 5 1600X.
Around 19% higher average synthetic performance.

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 1600X

None

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE

Gaming

HWBench recommends AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared



Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4A
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AES
AVX
AVX2
BMI1
BMI2
SHA
F16C
FMA3
AMD64
EVP
AMD-V
SMAP
SMEP
SMT
Precision Boost 2
3DNow!
CnQ
NX bit
XFR

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
ArchitectureAMD_Zen_2vsAMD_Zen
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4-3200 MHz Dual-channelvsDDR4
CodenameRenoirvsZen
Release DateJul 2020vsJun 2017

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
Cores6vs6
Threads12vs12
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsRadeon Vega 7vsNo

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
L1 Cache96K (per core)vs128 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512K (per core)vs512 KB (per core)
L3 Cache8MB (shared)vs16384 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsAMD Socket AM4
Max Case Temp95°Cvsunknown
PackageµOPGA-1331vsuPGA
Die Sizeunknownvs192mm²
Process7 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 4600GEAMD Ryzen 5 1600X
Cpu Frequency3300 MHzvs3300 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed4200 MHzvs3700 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
VoltageN/Avsunknown
TDP35 Wvs95 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
    4704 points
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    4070 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE
    27054 points
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    26571 points

Points - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE (simulated)
    196.93
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    161

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600GE (simulated)
    1444.44
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    1245

points - higher is better