Ryzen 7 1700 vs Ryzen 5 2600 - cpu comparison for Gaming

Specs

Ryzen 7 1700Ryzen 5 2600
Average Price$280$189
BrandAMDAMD
Cores86
Threads1612
Base Frequency3.03.4

Gaming performance (working with gtx 1080 Ti, Ultra quality)

FPS (Ryzen 7 1700)FPS (Ryzen 5 2600)
destiny2 105.8119.2
overwatch 138.7156.6
GTA 73.582.9
DOTA2 142.4161.2
CSGO 213.9243.2
Warframe 148.6167.6
rainbow6siege 85.496.6
Fortnite 112.2126.7
Sea of Thieves 114.2129.5
A Way Out 118.3134.2
LOL 193.9219.8
Far Cry 5 92.6104.9
PUBG 72.281.9
Call of Duty ww2 122.6138.7
Radical Heights 8192.2
Battlefield 4 57.865.7
World of Tanks 60.268.5
apexlegends 88.4100.5
Path of Exile 135.8154.4
Total War THREE KINGDOMS 66.775.9
Frostpunk 113.2128.7
BATTLETECH 73.984
AirMech Strike 110.8126.1
StarCraft 2 129.3147.1

Conclusion

Price to Performance: Ryzen 5 2600 is better. (33% Lower on Price, 13% Higher on performance.)

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Games:
AirMech Strike Apex Legends A Way Out Battlefield 4 BATTLETECH Call of Duty WWII Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Destiny 2 Dota 2 Far Cry 5 Fortnite Frostpunk Grand Theft Auto V League of Legends Overwatch Path of Exile PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Radical Heights Rainbow Six | Siege Sea of Thieves StarCraft 2 Total War THREE KINGDOMS Warframe World of Tanks
GPUs:
gtx 1050gtx 1050 Tigtx 1060 3Ggtx 1060 6Ggtx 1070gtx 1070 Tigtx 1080gtx 1080 Tigtx 2070gtx 2080gtx 2080 Tigtx 970gtx 980gtx 980 Tigtx Titan XRX 480RX 570RX 580RX Vega 64
CPUs:
i3 7100i5 7500i5 7600ki5 8400i5 8600ki7 7700Ki7 8700KRyzen 3 1200Ryzen 5 1600Ryzen 5 1600xRyzen 5 2600Ryzen 5 2600xRyzen 7 1700Ryzen 7 1700X