AMD Ryzen 3 2300X and Rzen 5 2500X specifications and benchmark

AMD’s 2nd Gen Ryzen 3 2300X and Ryzen 5 2500X processors full specifications and benchmark leaked online. Both new chips offer base clock speeds of 3.5 GHz and boost clock speeds of 4.0 GHz with 8MB L3 cache and built on the 12nm manufacturing process.

Cores/ThreadsBase Clock SpeedBoost Clock SpeedSmart Prefetch 
Cache (L2+L3)
Ryzen 7 2700X8/163.7GHz4.3GHz20 (4+16)105W
Ryzen 7 27008/163.2GHz4.1GHz20 (4+16)65W
Ryzen 5 2600X6/123.6GHz4.2GHz19 (3+16)95W
Ryzen 5 26006/123.4GHz3.9GHz19 (3+16)65W
Ryzen 5 2500X4/83.6GHz4.0GHz10 (2+8)65W
Ryzen 5 2400G4/83.6GHz3.9GHz6 (2+4)65W
Ryzen 3 2300X4/43.5GHz4.0GHz10 (2+8)65W
Ryzen 3 2200G4/43.5GHz3.7GHz6 (2+4)65W

XFastest has also reported that they were able to overclock both their Ryzen 3 2300X and Ryzen 5 2500X to 4.3GHz, a full 300MHz boost over the CPU’s maximum boost clock speed, which should offer end users a significant increase in overall performance. They even go for extreme overclocking under LN2 cooling, achieving a bootable 5.65GHz overclock.

AMD’s Ryzen 3 2300X and Ryzen 5 2500X processors are expected to launch alongside AMD’s B450 motherboard chipset, with an expected launch date sometime in the next two months.