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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6 Core,12 Threads up to 4.2 GHz Max Boost, Socket AM4, 32MB total Cache , 65W TDP , with Wraith Stealth Cooler

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6 Core,12 Threads up to 4.2 GHz Max Boost, Socket AM4, 32MB total Cache , 65W TDP , with Wraith Stealth Cooler
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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6 Core,12 Threads up to 4.2 GHz Max Boost, Socket AM4, 32MB total Cache , 65W TDP , with Wraith Stealth Cooler

3rd GEN Ryzen!

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6 Core,12 Threads up to 4.2 GHz Max Boost, Socket AM4, 32MB total Cache , 65W TDP ...

  • Brand: AMD
  • MPN: 100-100000031BOX
  • Part #: CPUAMD03600
  • UPC:730143309936
  • CPU Family:AMD Ryzen 5
  • Number of Cores:6
  • CPU Socket:AMD AM4
  • Clock Speed:3.6GHz
  • Turbo Boost Clock Speed:4.2GHz
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What PB Tech customers are saying about this product...See More Reviews

"Well performing CPU for the price"

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By: SuteeS 19/10/20

"I picked it up on sale and definitely recommend to anyone on a budget!"

By: JosefS37 12/10/20

"Much faster than my haswell i5, has avx2 support!"

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By: Guest 12/10/20

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Features

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Gaming

Elite caliber experiences on competitive titles.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Streaming

Simultaneous play and capture from one powerful system.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for VR

Experience smooth & responsive cutting-edge VR content.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Every Creator

Power and performance for developers and enthusiasts alike.

AMD Ryzen™ Ready Socket AM4 Platform

AMD's mainstream computing platform, updated with the new PCIe® 4.0 Ready X570 based chipset.

AMD StoreMI Technology

Software that combines the speed of your SSD with the capacity of your hard disk into a single, fast, easy-to-manage drive.

AMD SenseMI Technology

With AMD SenseMI technology, Ryzen™ processors use true machine intelligence to accelerate performance.

AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility

The Simple and Powerful Overclocking Utility for AMD Ryzen™ processors.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 Processors are available in two options: with powerful built-in Radeon™ Vega graphics, or without built-in graphics for users who want to use a discrete graphics card.

Specifications

# of CPU Cores

6

# of Threads

12

Base Clock

3.6GHz

Max Boost Clock

4.2GHz

Total L2 Cache

3MB

Total L3 Cache

32MB

Unlocked

Yes

CMOS

TSMC 7nm FinFET

Package

AM4

PCI Express® Version

PCIe 4.0 x16

Thermal Solution

Wraith Stealth

Default TDP / TDP

65W

System Memory

System Memory Specification

3200MHz

System Memory Type

DDR4

Memory Channels

2

Foundation

Product Family

AMD Ryzen™ Processors

Product Line

AMD Ryzen™ 5 Desktop Processors

Platform

Desktop

OPN Tray

100-000000031

OPN PIB

100-100000031BOX

Launch Date

7/7/2019

Manufacturer Part No: 100-100000031BOX Brand: AMD Product Type: -
UPC 730143309936 Product Family: Ryzen 5 Shipping Weight: 0.343 kg
PB Part No: CPUAMD03600 Product Model: 3600

Warranty: 36 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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4.9 out of 5 StarsBased on 185 Reviews

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Very Good CPU

Good Price, Good Quality, Good Temperatures.
There is nothing to complain about.
3rd Gen Ryzen with superb power.
If you are trying to decide between this and the 3600X. The X is not worth the extra price.

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By: DaniG3 25/07/19
11 out of 12 users found this review helpful
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AMD 5 3600 is very good

literally a i7-8700k but way cheaper and has better peformance

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By: NickS99 11/07/19
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11 out of 13 users found this review helpful
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Fantastic performance

Pairs really well with a 2070 super. Runs any game I throw at it without an issue. And the integrated cooler is quite good to the point that you will probably not need to get an aftermarket one

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By: StanislavP 08/04/20
6 out of 7 users found this review helpful
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10/10 CPU

Great performance, outperforms the i5 9600k unless the latter is overclocked very high. Very fast multi-core speeds for editing photos. Gaming it pushes through anything I shove at it without breaking a sweat. Even if i'm pushing games at 100+ fps, i've never seen the overall CPU usage rise above 50-60% in games, my GTX 1660ti (a great 1080p card) is the bottleneck for this thing. Highly recommend to everyone building a gaming rig/editing rig

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By: ConorL 30/09/19
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5 out of 6 users found this review helpful
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absolutely excellent

paired this with a Asrock Phantom4 X570, runs fantastic, Ryzen master had peak speed over 4.2ghz so very happy, coupled with a 5700xt all from PB Tech i have a beast system.
cons had trouble initially as i used an old version of windows and kept getting a BSOD clock_watchdog_timeout. used microsofts upgrade tool to setup a USB with the latest version of windows, wiped my hdd and started again, absolutely no problems since.

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By: RobinA6 08/08/19
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4 out of 4 users found this review helpful
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Absolutely wonderful

Upgraded from the AMD Fx 6300 black edition, and wow - this thing effectively upped the performance by 3 - 4x to say the least. Put it this way, it took more than 2 hours just to do a full hard drive scan with the 6300. With the Ryzen 5 3600, I did it in 26 minutes. Everything is smooth, no hiccups and easy to install. CPU is unlocked from the get go but my mobo's (Gigabyte B450 Gaming X) EasyTune software doesn't recognize it as a overclock-able CPU, hence it's necessary to overclock from BIOS only or a software better than EasyTune.

CPU's temps are manageable, the wraith cooler is good. My only gripe is that it has a audible "whine" and...view more

By: ChaofanL 22/09/19
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3 out of 3 users found this review helpful
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Easy choice

This is the sweet spot, easy install, thermal paste pre applied to the stock cooler which is good enough imo until you look at OC.

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By: RyanL837 01/09/20
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Powerful mid-range CPU

Used the product for a few weeks. The Stock Cooler make a whirring sound, however, the machine is quick and i dont hear the fan too much to be distracted.

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By: mcivors 27/07/20
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Mate, it's a banger

There isn't much I can say that hasn't been said.
Epic value for money - great performance for the price.
It's a beast.

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By: MattB176 27/02/20
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Very satisfied

Well performing CPU for the price

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By: SuteeS 19/10/20
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Great price

I picked it up on sale and definitely recommend to anyone on a budget!

By: JosefS37 12/10/20
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First upgrade in a long time

Much faster than my haswell i5, has avx2 support!

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By: Guest 12/10/20
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No. however there is pre-applied paste on the CPU cooler.
Answered by: PB Tech on 24 September 2020
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Yes.
Answered by: PB Tech on 24 July 2020
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Yes it comes with the Wraith Stealth Cooler.
Answered by: PB Tech on 24 June 2020

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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6 Core,12 Threads up to 4.2 GHz Max Boost, Socket AM4, 32MB total Cache , 65W TDP , with Wraith Stealth Cooler

3rd GEN Ryzen!
  • Brand: AMD
  • MPN: 100-100000031BOX
  • Part #: CPUAMD03600
  • UPC:730143309936
PB Tech price: $299.00 Excluding GSTPB Tech price:$343.85 Including GST
Date Created: 14:40, 21-10-2020
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/CPUAMD03600/AMD-Ryzen-5-3600-6-Core12-Threads-up-to-42-GHz-Max?qr=popular_related_products
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Features

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Gaming

Elite caliber experiences on competitive titles.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Streaming

Simultaneous play and capture from one powerful system.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for VR

Experience smooth & responsive cutting-edge VR content.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 for Every Creator

Power and performance for developers and enthusiasts alike.

AMD Ryzen™ Ready Socket AM4 Platform

AMD's mainstream computing platform, updated with the new PCIe® 4.0 Ready X570 based chipset.

AMD StoreMI Technology

Software that combines the speed of your SSD with the capacity of your hard disk into a single, fast, easy-to-manage drive.

AMD SenseMI Technology

With AMD SenseMI technology, Ryzen™ processors use true machine intelligence to accelerate performance.

AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility

The Simple and Powerful Overclocking Utility for AMD Ryzen™ processors.

AMD Ryzen™ 5 Processors are available in two options: with powerful built-in Radeon™ Vega graphics, or without built-in graphics for users who want to use a discrete graphics card.

Specifications

# of CPU Cores

6

# of Threads

12

Base Clock

3.6GHz

Max Boost Clock

4.2GHz

Total L2 Cache

3MB

Total L3 Cache

32MB

Unlocked

Yes

CMOS

TSMC 7nm FinFET

Package

AM4

PCI Express® Version

PCIe 4.0 x16

Thermal Solution

Wraith Stealth

Default TDP / TDP

65W

System Memory

System Memory Specification

3200MHz

System Memory Type

DDR4

Memory Channels

2

Foundation

Product Family

AMD Ryzen™ Processors

Product Line

AMD Ryzen™ 5 Desktop Processors

Platform

Desktop

OPN Tray

100-000000031

OPN PIB

100-100000031BOX

Launch Date

7/7/2019

Date Created: 14:40, 21-10-2020
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/CPUAMD03600/AMD-Ryzen-5-3600-6-Core12-Threads-up-to-42-GHz-Max?qr=popular_related_products
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