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AMD Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Review

By: Steven Bassiri | AMD CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Apr 19, 2018 1:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: AMD

Out of the Box Gaming Performance: Resident Evil, Tomb Raider, GTA:V, Ashes of Singularity

 

Resident Evil 6 Benchmark

 

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GTA: V

 

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Rise of the Tomb Raider

 

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Ashes of the Singularity

 

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In Resident Evil, Intel still has the lead, and even the 8400 shines pretty well. However, we see definite improvements on the AMD side of things. In fact, in most games, we see that while Coffee Lake takes the cake overall, the margin by which Intel CPUs have total domination is reduced by Zen+.

 

 

AMD's 2nd Generation of Ryzen CPUs definitely bridges the gap between Intel and AMD when it comes to gaming. At higher resolutions, that difference is reduced, and it doesn't matter too much which CPU you have, and in some games, the i5-8400 will get beaten out by Ryzen 2nd Generation, especially at higher resolutions.

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