AMD Ryzen™ 5

High-Performance Gaming and Processing

4 cores with 8 threads for high performance gaming and processing, plus XFR

The Balance of Power Has Shifted

AMD Ryzen™ 5 1500X: High-performance gaming and processing

AMD RYZEN™ 5 1500X vs. Intel® CORE™ i5-7500 Performance Comparison

Ryzen 5 Release with CEO Dr. Lisa Su

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AMD Ryzen™ 5 1500X

Specifications
# of CPU Cores
4
# of Threads
8
Base Clock Speed
3.5GHz
Max Turbo Core Speed
3.7GHz
Total L1 Cache
384KB
Total L2 Cache
2MB
Total L3 Cache
16MB
Unlocked
Yes
CMOS
14nm
Package
AM4
PCI Express Version
PCIe 3.0
Thermal Solution
Wraith Spire (No LED)
Default TDP / TDP
65W
Max Temps
95°C
System Memory
Max System Memory Speed
2667MHz
System Memory Type
DDR4
Memory Channels
2
Key Features
Supported Technologies
AMD Ryzen Master Utility
AMD SenseMI Technology
AES
AVX2
FMA3
Virtualization
XFR (Extended Frequency Range)
The “Zen” Core Architecture
Foundation
Product Family
AMD Ryzen™
Product Line
AMD Ryzen™ 5
Platform
Desktop
OPN Tray
YD150XBBM4GAE
OPN PIB
YD150XBBAEBOX
Launch Date
4/11/2017
Footnotes

*Video Encoding: Compared to the Ryzen 5 1500X, the Core i5-7500 achieved 85% (Average of 546/640=85%, 426.5/516=83%, 1064.5/1231.0=86%, 1121.0/1307=86%) the video encoding performance in Handbrake and 75% (211.9/281.3=75%) the performance in Adobe Premiere CC, for an average video encoding performance of 80% relative to the Ryzen 5 1500X.
Content Creation: Compared to the Ryzen 5 1500X, the Core i5-7500 achieved 88% (1496.8/1694.8=88%) the performance in POVRay, and 74%(601.2/811.3) the performance in Cinebench, for an average content creation performance of 81% relative to the Ryzen 5 1500X. 1080p gaming: Compared to the Ryzen 5 1500X, the Core i5-7500 achieved 120% the performance in Alien: Isolation, 111% the performance in Battlefield 1, 93% the performance in Ashes of the Singularity, 90% the performance in Civilization 6, 102% the performance in Doom, 122% the performance in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, 102% the performance in Overwatch, 96% the performance in Mafia 3, 98% the performance in F1 2016, and 105% the performance in Watch Dogs 2, for an average 1080p game performance of 104% relative to the Ryzen 5 1500X. VR Performance: Both the Ryzen 5 1500X and Core i5-7500 dropped less than 1% of frames in the Price of Freedom, Serious Sam, and Raw Data game benchmark tests. RZN-54

**This information represents the views of third parties at http://www.pcgamer.com/amd-ryzen-5-review/, http://www.kitguru.net/components/cpu/luke-hill/amd-ryzen-7-1700x-cpu-review/10/, https://www.kitguru.net/components/cpu/luke-hill/amd-ryzen-5-1600x-6c12t-cpu-review/10/ for secure data encryption, 1080p gaming and 4K Gaming, respectively. These third party results have not been verified by AMD. AMD has no obligation to update third party information and will under no circumstances be for any damages resulting from your reliance on this third party content.

  1. AMD SenseMI technology features vary by model. For specific capabilities of different processor models, please visit www.amd.com. If your system is pre-built, contact your manufacturer for additional information.
  2. AMD product warranty does not cover damages caused by overclocking, even when overclocking is enabled via AMD hardware
  3. Statement of “future-proof” refers to support of current and upcoming technology standards including 14nm FinFET process technology, DirectX®12 and Vulkan™ API support, new I/O technology including DDR4, USB 2.1 Gen 2, and NVMe, and experiences such as VR. “Future-proof” statement is not meant to serve as a warranty or indicate that users will never have to upgrade their graphics technology again. Support of current and upcoming technology standards described above has the potential to reduce frequency of CPU upgrades for some users. GD-104