AMD’s 2nd Generation Ryzen 3 2300X is just around the corner. Recently, a photo of the Ryzen 3 2300X and its CPUz stats, as well as a Cinebench benchmark result surfaced on the web. The photo and screenshots came from ChipHell, and we see the upcoming Ryzen 3 2300X paired with a Biostar X370GT7 motherboard. The Ryzen 3 2300X is a 4-core 4-thread processor with a base clock speed of 3.5GHz and a boost clock speed of 4.3GHz. This uses the Zen+ architecture on a 12nm process, and promises improvements from its predecessor, the Ryzen 3 1300X. Check out more details below.
AMD Ryzen 3 2300X CPUz and Cinebench Benchmarks
The AMD Ryzen 3 2300X was tested with a Biostar X370GT motherboard and based on the CPUz benchmark, the 2300X performs a tad better than the Core i5-7600K. Its single threaded performance was just a bit higher at 508 vs 480; and the multi-threaded score is definitely higher at 2020 vs 1837 of the Core i5-7600K.
The Ryzen 3 2300X also got a CPU score of 690cb on Cinebench R15, which is also a bit higher compared to the 1300X’s score that is usually around 560cb more or less. The 2nd Gen Ryzen 3 is definitely a threat to Intel Core i3 CPUs and rumors suggest that the 2300X may be price at around $140 or less. AMD’s upcoming Ryzen 3 2300X is expected to be released together with the new B450 motherboards.