AMD Ryzen 5 5500 3.6GHz 6 Core 12 Thread CPU

  • Cores: 6
  • Threads: 12
  • Base Clock: 3.6GHz
  • Boost Clock: 4.2GHz
  • Unlocked: YES


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Product Description

The AMD Ryzen 5 5500 features 6 Cores and 12 threads making this processor great for gamers, content creators and streamers who love to multi-task. When you have the world’s most advanced processor architecture for gamers and content creators, the possibilities are endless.

Whether you are playing the latest games, designing the next skyscraper, or crunching data, you need a powerful processor that can handle it all – and more. Hands down, the AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors set the bar for gamers and artists alike.


  • Cores: 6
  • Threads: 12
  • Base Clock: 3.6GHz
  • Boost Clock: 4.2GHz
  • L2 Cache: 3MB
  • L3 Cache: 16MB
  • Unlocked: YES
  • CMOS: TSMC 7nm FinFET
  • Package: AM4
  • PCI-Express Version: 3.0
  • CPU Cooler: AMD Wraith Stealth
  • TDP: 65W
  • System Memory Type: DDR4




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About the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 Processor

AMD Ryzen 5 5500 Box View
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 Cooler View

AMD Wraith Stealth Cooler

AMD have listened to customer feedback and designed their newest coolers to deliver near-silent operation, bolstered with capable thermal hardware – with no increase in pricing when these coolers are packaged with existing processors – for a tremendous value.

All The Best Features

The AMD Ryzen 5 5500 processors are built using 7nm architecture which gives you extremely high frames rates with high image quality.

AMD Ryzen 5000 Series processors power the next generation of demanding games, providing one of a kind immersive experiences and dominate any multithreaded task like 3D and video rendering, and software compiling.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D "Zen 3" Architecture

“Zen 3” Architecture

Debuting in AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors, the “Zen 3” architecture is a ground-up redesign of the legendary “Zen” family. Equipped with end-to-end design enhancements, “Zen 3” embodies AMD’s relentless focus on single-core performance, energy efficiency, and reduced latencies. It’s at the core of the best gaming processors in the world.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D VR-Ready Premium

AMD Ryzen VR-Ready Premium

The advanced processing power you need to master demanding VR workloads. Incredible virtual experiences require incredible computing power, the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 processors unlock virtual worlds for you to enjoy.

Combine The Speed Of SSD With The Capacity Of HDD

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Product Specifications

Thermals & Cooling
Max Temp.

100 Celcius
90 Celcius
95 Celcius

Cooler Included


CPU Cache
L3 Cache








Base Clock Speed

3.6 GHz

Boost Clock Speed

4.2 GHz

Number of Cores


Number of Threads



Zen 3

Manufacturing Process

7 nm



General Information







0.1 kg


15 × 15 × 15 cm