- Great productivity and all-around performance
- More cores and threads than competing Intel parts
- Improved gaming frame rates
- Lots of motherboard choice
- Great value
- Overclocked and generational gains are limited for gamers
- Memory still a bit more problematic than on Intel
- Significant power consumption
- Runs hot
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X pricing
|Current||$244||Dec 4, 2020|
|Highest*||$247||Dec 3, 2020|
|Lowest*||$145||Oct 9, 2020|
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