AMD's first 3rd gen Threadrippers goes official
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Thursday, 07 November 2019 17:02

AMD's first 3rd gen Threadrippers goes official


Threadripper 3960X and 3970X coming on November 25th

AMD has announced its 3rd generation Threadripper CPUs, and it will start with two SKUs, the 24-core/48-thread Threadripper 3960X, and the 32-core/64-thread Threadripper 3970X. Both will be coming along with the new TRX40 platform and are likely to be available on November 25th for $1399 and $1999, respectively.

AMD officially announces the Ryzen 9 3950X
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Thursday, 07 November 2019 15:59

AMD officially announces the Ryzen 9 3950X


The 16-core/32-thread flagship for $749

AMD has announced its newest Ryzen 9 flagship CPU which will fit into existing socket AM4 motherboards, the Ryzen 9 3950X. It is coming to retail/e-tail shelves on November 25th for $749.

AMD releases new Ryzen 9 3900 and Ryzen 5 3500X SKUs
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But only for OEMs and one is for China

AMD has revealed two new SKUs in its Ryzen 3000 series lineup, the Ryzen 9 3900 and the Ryzen 5 3500X, both of which will be available only to OEMs, while Ryzen 5 3500X will be limited to the Chinese market, at least for now.

Ryzen 9 3950X delay was due to "unsatisfactory clock speeds"
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Performance anxiety 

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that AMD has delayed the release of the Ryzen 9 3950X due to "unsatisfactory clock speeds".

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X gets pushed to November
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Friday, 20 September 2019 22:54

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X gets pushed to November


Strong demand for 3rd gen Ryzen to blame

AMD has released an update for future CPU launches, including 3rd gen Threadripper family, as well as the flagship 16-core/32-thread Ryzen 9 3950X SKU, which will both be coming in November.

AMD explains Ryzen improvements
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Wednesday, 11 September 2019 11:57

AMD explains Ryzen improvements


Clock boosting fixes

AMD has released more details about changes to the boost clocks of its third-generation Ryzen processor family as part of an AGESA update.

AMD gives three months of Xbox Game Pass for Ryzen and Radeon buyers
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Includes current and upcoming Radeon and Ryzen products

AMD has announced its latest bundle which includes three months of Xbox Game Pass for PC with purchase of some upcoming Radeon and Ryzen products as well as existing ones from select retailers/e-tailers and select regions.

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X breaks benchmarking records
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And it is not out yet

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X isn't out yet but it appears to be breaking benchmarking records.

AMD unveils 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X gaming CPU
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Flagship Ryzen 3000 series with 4.7GHz boost 

In addition to giving a recap of its full Ryzen 3000 series CPU which will launch on July 7th, AMD has unveiled its newest flagship CPU, the Ryzen 9 3950X, a 16-core gaming CPU with a Boost CPU clock of 4.7GHz, and $749 price tag.

AMD announces 3rd generation Ryzen desktop CPUs
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Computex 2019: 7nm Zen 2, 15 percent IPC, PCIe 4.0, and five SKUs

At its Computex 2019 keynote, AMD has unveiled the new 3rd generation Ryzen desktop CPUs based on the 7nm manufacturing process and the new Zen 2 architecture, promising up to 15 percent IPC increase over first-generation Zen architecture and coming on July 7th, with five SKUs for starters.