Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with CPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!
VS

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600

Reasons to consider the
AMD Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600

Report a correction
Much more l3 cache 16 MB vs None Compared to all cpus, 16 MB l3 cache is just OK
Is unlocked Yes vs No Somewhat common; An unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
Much newer manufacturing process 14 nm vs 28 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Front view of AMD PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870

Reasons to consider the
AMD PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870

Report a correction
Significantly higher clock speed 3.7 GHz vs 3.2 GHz More than 15% higher clock speed

Features Key features of the Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600  vs PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870 

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600  vs
PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870 
Clock speed 3.2 GHz 3.7 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz 4.2 GHz
Cores Hexa core Quad core
Is unlocked Yes No

features

Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
AVX
FMA4
FMA3
AES
AVX 2.0

details

Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600  vs
PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870 
L2 cache 3 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 16 MB None
Manufacture process 14 nm 28 nm

power consumption

Typical power consumption N/A N/A
AMD Ryzen 5 Ryzen™ 5 1600
Report a correction
AMD PRO A A12 6th Gen PRO A12-8870
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus