AMD's newest mid-range processor offers exceptional performance for the price. It's also unlocked — perfect for overclocking — and even comes with a decent stock cooler. The only drawback is the number of cores and threads available. $165 at Amazon Pros 12nm FinFET Faster RAM support Faster stock clock speeds Better value Cons Fewer cores and threads Slightly … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 5 2600 vs. Ryzen 7 1700: Which CPU is best for you?
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Intel and AMD now share a similar model-naming scheme. The two main families of processors — Core and Ryzen, respectively — use 3, 5, and 7 to differentiate the CPUs. The lower the number, the less capable the processor usually is. A Ryzen 3 processor won't be able to outpace a Ryzen 7, for example. And just like Intel, AMD keeps everything simple by only using a … [Read more...] about How to pick the right AMD Ryzen CPU for your PC
The AMD Ryzen 7 2800X was suspiciously absent in the Ryzen 2nd Generation launch lineup, and now the chipmaker has teased that it has saved its best for last.Speaking to Tech Power Up, AMD Senior Vice President Jim Anderson hinted that we might see a Ryzen 7 2800X processor released at a later date. The main reason for the delay supposedly being that the Ryzen 7 2700X already … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 7 2800X could square up against Intel’s 8-core Coffee Lake CPU
AMD Ryzen 2nd generation is due to release imminently, but it appears the chip is already breaking overclocking records.A PC enthusiast named TSAIK posted two CPU-Z reports detailing the overclocking potential of the Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X with liquid-nitrogen.Out of the box, the Ryzen 7 2700X should be able to achieve a maximum boost clock of 4.3GHz on a single-core … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X overclocked beyond 5.8GHz
For those preparing their wallets to be set ablaze when AMD expectedly releases its high-end Ryzen 2nd Generation processors on April 19, maybe put away the fire extinguishers. WccfTech reports that Amazon pre-order listings have leaked for all four of AMD’s high-end Ryzen CPUs for 2018.And, contrary to previous reports that AMD’s next line of Ryzen processors would … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 2nd Generation prices reportedly much lower than anticipated