AMD Ryzen 3 1200 vs AMD Ryzen 5 3500X

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Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM4 AMD Socket AM4
Foundry GlobalFoundries TSMC
Process size 14 nm 7 nm
Transistors 4,800 million 3,800 million
Die size 192 mm² 74 mm²
Package µPGA µOPGA-1331
tCaseMax 95°C


Frequency 3.1 GHz 3.6 GHz
Turbo clock up to 3.4 GHz up to 4.1 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 31.0x 36.0x
Multiplier unlocked Yes Yes
TDP 65 W 65 W
FP32 1,180.8 GFLOPS

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status Active Active
Release date Jul 27th, 2017 Sep 24th, 2019
Codename Zen Matisse
Generation Ryzen 3 Ryzen 5
Part YD1200BBM4KAEYD1200BBAEBOX 100-000000158
Memory support DDR4 Dual-channel DDR4-3200 MHz Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 4


Total Cores 4 6
Total Threads 4 6
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics


Cache L1 96K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 512K (per core) 512K (per core)
Cache L3 8MB (shared) 32MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES Yes Yes
AMD-V Yes Yes
AMD64 Yes Yes
AVX Yes Yes
AVX2 Yes Yes
BMI1 Yes Yes
BMI2 Yes Yes
EVP Yes Yes
F16C Yes Yes
FMA3 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
Precision Boost Yes
Precision Boost 2 Yes
SHA Yes Yes
SMAP Yes Yes
SMEP Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.1 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSE4A Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
XFR 2 Yes


Notes This processor comes with an unlocked base clock multiplier, allowing users to set the multiplier value higher than shipped value, to facilitate better overclocking.


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