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AMD Ryzen 3 3100

AMD R3 3100

The Ryzen 3 3100 is a cheap entry level desktop processor of the Matisse series with 4 cores and 8 threads. It clocks from 3.6 (base) - 3.9 GHz (boost) and uses the Zen 2 microarchitecture. It uses two CCX clusters with two cores each. Therefore, there are some disadvantages compared to the faster Ryzen 3 3300X that uses all four cores of a single CCX-cluster. The CPU is manufactured on the modern 7 nm process at TSMC. The I/O die that is not part of the main die is manufactured on 12 nm at Globalfoundries. The TDP is 65 Watts and therefore the CPU won't need a big beefy cooler.

In multi-threaded applications the performance of the Ryzen 3 3100 can reach the old Core i7-7700K (a former high end CPU). In games and single threaded applications, the performance is slightly lower as the higher clocked Ryzen 3 3300X is on par with the 7700K. Still, the 3100 can be a good pick for an entry level gaming system.

SeriesAMD Matisse (Ryzen 3000 Desktop)
CodenameMatisse (Zen 2)

Series: Matisse (Ryzen 3000 Desktop) Matisse (Zen 2)

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AMD Ryzen 9 3900X compare3.8 - 4.6 GHz12 / 24 cores64 MB L3
AMD Ryzen 9 3900 compare3.1 - 4.3 GHz12 / 24 cores64 MB L3
AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT compare3.9 - 4.7 GHz8 / 16 cores32 MB L3
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X compare3.6 - 4.4 GHz8 / 16 cores32 MB L3
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X compare3.8 - 4.3 GHz4 / 8 cores16 MB L3
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 « 3.6 - 3.9 GHz4 / 8 cores16 MB L3
Clock Rate3600 - 3900 MHz
Level 1 Cache256 KB
Level 2 Cache2 MB
Level 3 Cache16 MB
Number of Cores / Threads4 / 8
Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)65 Watt
Manufacturing Technology7 nm
SocketAM4 (LGA1331)
FeaturesDDR4-3200 RAM, PCIe 4, MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4A, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX, AVX2, BMI2, ABM, FMA, ADX, SMEP, SMAP, SMT, CPB, AES-NI, RDRAND, RDSEED, SHA, SME
64 Bit64 Bit support
Architecturex86
Starting Price$99 U.S.
Announcement Date05/07/2020
Product Link (external)www.amd.com

Benchmarks

Performance Rating - CB R15 + R20 + 7-Zip + X265 + Blender + 3DM11 CPU
31.4 pt (44%)
Cinebench R20 - Cinebench R20 CPU (Single Core)
446 Points (50%)
Cinebench R20 - Cinebench R20 CPU (Multi Core)
2282 Points (6%)
Cinebench R15 - Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64 Bit
991 Points (6%)
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Cinebench R15 - Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64 Bit
178 Points (54%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Multi (32bit)
23406 points (17%)
HWBOT x265 Benchmark v2.2 - HWBOT x265 4k Preset
7.6 fps (13%)
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3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance Physics
10702 Points (29%)
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Physics
13430 Points (24%)
Power Consumption - Cinebench R15 Multi Power Efficiency - external Monitor
7.8 Points per Watt (6%)
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