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AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6GHz 6 Core (Socket AM4) CPU - (CPU0538)

£142.38 inc VAT

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Main Features

  • Base: 3.6GHz, Turbo: 4.25GHz
  • 6 Cores, 12 Threads
  • Socket AM4
  • 95W TDP
  • Heatsink & Fan Included


Please check with your motherboard manufacturer for support. All AM4 A320, B350 or X370 motherboards may need to be updated to a supporting BIOS beforehand for this processor to work. If you are purchasing this processor at the same time as a motherboard, you can contact our Sales Team and we will update the BIOS for you prior to shipping for a nominal fee.

AMD 2nd Generation Ryzen Processors

AMD are back with a bang!

Nothing can slow you down now with the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X, with an ultra-fast 3.6GHz base clock and huge 4.2GHz turbo! Whether you're gaming or working, this hexa-core processor has all the power you need for smooth, reliable performance.

Creating and sharing high quality media will be a breeze thanks to Simultaneous Multi Threading (SMT), giving you a 6-core CPU with twelve threads massively reducing your rendering times!

The new 12nm architecture results in lower power usage than 1st generation Ryzen processors, giving you better performance per watt than ever before.

AMD Wraith Spire Cooler


All Ryzen processors come unlocked and with a soldiered IHS for better heat transfer, and the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X comes with the new AMD Wraith Spire cooler; a high quality stock cooler that can even handle a mild overclock.

Main Features:

  • Supports AMD® StoreMI Technology
  • Supports AMD® SenseMI Technology
  • Supports AMD® Ryzen™ Master Utility
  • AMD® Ryzen™ VR-Ready Premium


CPU Family AMD Ryzen 5
Processor Number 2600X
CPU Speed 3.6 GHz
L3 Cache 19 MB
Architecture Pinnacle Ridge
CodeName Zen+
Number of Cores 6 cores
Turbo Speed 4.25 GHz
Number of Threads 12 threads
Memory Types DDR4
Number of Memory Channels 2
TDP (Thermal Design Power) 95 W
Form Factor CPU
In The Box CPU
Wraith Spire Cooler
Item Details
Manufacturer AMD
Part Number YD260XBCAFBOX
EAN 0730143309226
UPC 730143309226
Condition New


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