Today we have another performance test of AMD Ryzen 5 1600X in the Cinebench R15 which continues to confirm recent rumors we have seen so far, the Ryzen 5 1600X is faster than the Core i7-6800K with all cores active.

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X Beat Core i7-6800K in Cinebench

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With the 1,136 points  in the Cinebench benchmarking tool obtained by the Ryzen 1600X, we see how its 6 cores and 12 threads with a TDP of 95W beat the Core i7-6800K (TDP 140W. Also, you can see from the below screenshot that Core i7-6850K is just 18 points ahead. The most surprising thing is that the Ryzen 5-1600K CPU will cost about $260, while the Core i7-6800K costs almost $430 and a $590 for Core i7-6850K , not to mention that Ryzen platform is way cheaper when you add motherboard price starting from 150 euros with a powerful VRM for Overclocking with two M.2 ports and support for Multi-GPU @ x16 / x16 configurations.

It is expected that we will see a massive drop in prices from Intel side, or step might launch new processors Core i7-7740K and Core i5-7640K to face AMD Ryzen.

AMD Ryzen Specifications and Price:

Processor Cores/Threads L3 TDP Base Turbo XFR Overclocking
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X 8/16 16MB 95W 3.6GHz 4.0GHz 4.0GHz+ Yes $499
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 8/16 16MB 95W 3.4GHz 3.8GHz 3.8GHz+ Yes $389
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 8/16 16MB 65W 3.0GHz 3.7GHz N/A Yes $319
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X 6/12 16MB 95W 3.3GHz 3.7GHz 3.7GHz+ Yes $259
AMD Ryzen 5 1500 6/12 16MB 65W 3.2GHz 3.5GHz N/A Yes $229
AMD Ryzen 5 1400X 4/8 8MB 65W 3.5GHz 3.9GHz 3.9GHz+ Yes $199
AMD Ryzen 5 1300 4/8 8MB 65W 3.2GHz 3.5GHz N/A Yes $175
AMD Ryzen 3 1200X 4/4 8MB 65W 3.4GHz 3.8GHz 3.8GHz+ Yes $149
AMD Ryzen 3 1100 4/4 8MB 65W 3.2GHz 3.5GHz N/A Yes $129