AMD Ryzen 5 6600U Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD Ryzen 5 6600U has 6 cores with 12 threads and is based on the 5. gen of the AMD Ryzen 5 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the FP7 socket and was released in Q1/2022.
AMD Ryzen 5 6600U

CPU lineageCPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the AMD Ryzen 5 6600U. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the AMD Ryzen 5 6600U.

Name: AMD Ryzen 5 6600U
Family: AMD Ryzen 5
CPU group: AMD Ryzen 6000U
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 5
Predecessor: AMD Ryzen 5 5600U
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the AMD Ryzen 5 6600U can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 6 / 12
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 6x Zen 3+
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.90 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 4.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (6 Cores): 3.80 GHz

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

The AMD Ryzen 5 6600U has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: AMD Radeon RX 660M
GPU frequency: 1.90 GHz
GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Execution units: 8
Shader: 512
Max. GPU Memory: 8 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9
Direct X: 12
Technology: 6 nm
Release date: Q1/2022

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR5-4800
LPDDR5-6400
Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 4
Bandwidth: 76.8 GB/s
ECC: No
PCIe: 4.0 x 12
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1): 15 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: 28 W
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 105 °C

Technical detailsTechnical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the AMD Ryzen 5 6600U as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Technology: 6 nm
Chip design: Chiplet
Socket: FP7
L2-Cache: 3.00 MB
L3-Cache: 16.00 MB
Architecture: Rembrandt (Zen 3+)
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux
Virtualization: AMD-V, SVM
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
Release date: Q1/2022
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD Ryzen 5 6600U have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD Ryzen 7 6800U AMD Ryzen 7 6800U
8C 16T @ 4.70 GHz
1475
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
1468
AMD Ryzen 7 5800H AMD Ryzen 7 5800H
8C 16T @ 4.40 GHz
1445
AMD Ryzen 5 6600U AMD Ryzen 5 6600U
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
1425
Intel Core i5-11400H Intel Core i5-11400H
6C 12T @ 4.50 GHz
1415
Intel Core i5-11400F Intel Core i5-11400F
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
1409
Intel Core i5-11400 Intel Core i5-11400
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
1402
Show all Cinebench R23 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 1700
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
8065
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
8065
AMD Ryzen 5 4600U AMD Ryzen 5 4600U
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
8044
AMD Ryzen 5 6600U AMD Ryzen 5 6600U
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
8018
Intel Core i7-8700B Intel Core i7-8700B
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
7969
Intel Core i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
7969
Apple M1 (7-GPU) Apple M1 (7-GPU)
8C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7759
Show all Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core) results



iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Intel Core i5-1145G7 Intel Core i5-1145G7
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 80 (Tiger Lake G7) @ 1.30 GHz
1611
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8c Qualcomm Snapdragon 8c
Qualcomm Adreno 675 @ 0.59 GHz
1550
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350GE AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350GE
AMD Radeon Vega 10 Graphics @ 1.20 GHz
1536
AMD Ryzen 5 6600U AMD Ryzen 5 6600U
AMD Radeon RX 660M @ 1.90 GHz
1532
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U
AMD Radeon RX 660M @ 1.90 GHz
1532
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650HS AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650HS
AMD Radeon RX 660M @ 1.90 GHz
1532
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650H AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650H
AMD Radeon RX 660M @ 1.90 GHz
1532
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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