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AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Reviews - New King of Performance

Laty, 15 November 2019, 14:51

Here are the results of pre-release testing of AMD Ryzen 9 3950X processors, which will be available on November 25. AMD tries to fill the gap in the desktop segment by presenting an extremely powerful chipset available to common mortals.

AMD: Fast Ryzen 9 3950X, Cheap Athlon 3000G and Powerful 3970X and 3960X Threadrippers

Laty, 08 November 2019, 23:27

AMD has announced the new CPU from Threadripper and Athlon family, as well as the long-awaited third-gen flagship, Ryzen 9 3950X. The new processors will be available for sale on November 25 (except for Athlon, which will be available on the market on November 19).

New AMD Ryzen 4000 CPU in 2020

Paul Wozniak, 06 November 2019, 14:44

AMD CEO Lisa Su confirmed that the first versions of the new Ryzen 4000 series of CPU from AMD will be available in early 2020. Shortly after, new chipsets based on Zen 3 architecture will be released.

Core i9 10000 vs AMD Ryzen 3000 - 10 Cores and 20 Threads in Intel's 10th Gen

Laty, 05 November 2019, 13:38

Intel prepares a response to the successful AMD Ryzen 3000 Series CPU and develops its own 10th generation chipsets with more cores and threads. The new processors will use LGA 1200 socket and Intel 400 Series chipset.

AMD Bares its Teeth Challenging Intel's Dominance on Other Markets

Jacob Blazewicz, 29 October 2019, 17:36

AMD is doing better and better in the CPU market. Evidence comes in the form of a report from Korea, where the company for the first time topped Intel in the segment of ready-made computers. In Europe, on the other hand, AMD CPUs sell almost twice as good as last year.

Xiaomi and AMD Join Forces - New RedmiBook is the Laptop for Everyone?

Bart Swiatek, 15 October 2019, 12:54

AMD and Xiaomi have joined forces - as a result, RedmiBook 14 AMD, based mainly on AMD technology, will appear on the market. The device will debut in just a few days.

Ryzen 3500X From AMD Provides Competition for Intel's Core i5-9400F

Barth Faryna, 24 September 2019, 20:51

First tests and „unboxings” of Ryzen 3500X processor appeared on the web. It was compared with its direct competitor, Core i5-9400F from Intel, and AMD did quite well.

AMD Develops BIOS Improvements to Speed up Ryzen 3000 Series

Barth Faryna, 11 September 2019, 17:03

We saw the continuation of a minor scandal related to AMD falsely advertizing the performance of the Ryzen 3000 series CPU. A large part of the units did not reach the declared speeds in Boost mode, which did not appeal to the customers. The story seems to be finally coming to an end.

AMD Will Improve CPU Performance to Match the Advertising

Barth Faryna, 04 September 2019, 13:03

AMD issued a statement on the latest Ryzen 3000 series processor scandal, which did not reach the declared Boost speeds. The case got so big that something had to be done about it.

Der8auer: only 5.6% of Ryzen 9 3900X CPU achieve declared speeds

Barth Faryna, 02 September 2019, 19:52

A well-known hardware reviewer and overclocking specialist, der8auer, conducted a survey which showed that a small fraction of Ryzen 9 3900X CPUs achieve the declared Boost speeds.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Sells Better Than Intel's Entire 9th Generation

Bart Swiatek, 02 September 2019, 11:21

Sales statistics of the German online store Mindfactory.de show that AMD has completely dominated Intel in the local market. This situation persists for the second consecutive month.

AMD Ryzen PRO CPU Advertisement May be Misleading

Conrad Hazi, 30 August 2019, 18:04

In the recently published advertising spot of Ryzen PRO processors there is information that they reach frequencies up to 5 GHz. However, tests and measurements suggest something completely different.

Ryzen 9 3900, Ryzen 7 3700, Ryzen 5 3500 - New CPU From AMD?

Bart Swiatek, 29 July 2019, 11:11

New Ryzen 3000 series processors from AMD have appeared in the database of the Euroasian Economic Commission for Europe (EEC). There is no certainty whether they will be available for retail customers.

AMD Sells More CPUs in Korea and Japan than Intel

Conrad Hazi, 16 July 2019, 12:39

Although not even ten days have passed since the launch of the new Ryzen 3000 series processors, the sales of AMD products have already managed to go through the roof and overtake the demand for Intel products in several important Asian markets.

AMD Ryzen 3000 Users Report Multiple Errors

Bart Swiatek, 12 July 2019, 17:18

Users of the new AMD CPU - Ryzen 3000 series - report numerous problems with their operation. Complications include the functioning of Boost mode and graphics cards support. There are also some blue screens.

Destiny 2 Doesn't Work on PCs with Ryzen 3000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 09 July 2019, 17:32

Destiny 2 - online shooter from Bungie - does not run on PCs equipped with the AMD Ryzen 3000 series CPU. The source of the problem is unknown at the moment, but developers are already working to identify and eliminate it.

How RAM Affects AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Performance

Conrad Hazi, 08 July 2019, 23:48

Testers at techpowerup.com decided to check how DDR4 memory clocking affects the performance of the new AMD Ryzen 9 3900X CPU, and whether Infinity Fabric Zen 2-based GPUs are still severely limiting RAM overclocking.

Ryzen 3000 Series Works Just Fine With Old X470 Motherboards

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 July 2019, 22:03

The debut of AMD's Ryzen 3000 series is behind us, and with it the launch of dedicated motherboards based on the X570 chipset. The latter are quite pricey, so some hardware websites decided to check if the new Ryzens work equally well on a X470.

AMD Ryzen 3000 Series CPU Review - Intel Gets Competition

Conrad Hazi, 08 July 2019, 10:30

Tests of new processors from AMD have already appeared on the web. Do Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 9 3900X offer the performance announced by the manufacturer? How do the new chipsets compare with the competition?

Ryzen 7 3700X Matches i9-9900K; Ryzen 9 3900X Bests Threadripper 2950X

Conrad Hazi, 04 July 2019, 18:15

The first results of AMD Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 9 3900X CPUs have appeared and on the 3DMark benchmark website. Both chipsets are scheduled to go on sale on July 7. The weaker model of the two matches the performance of Intel Core i9-9900K and the stronger that of the Threadripper 2950X, which has 4 cores more.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Faster Than Intel i9-9900KF in Test

Arkadiusz Dziermanski, 01 July 2019, 16:51

Intel has another reason to fear competition from AMD. Ryzen 5 3600 beat Intel's flagship i9-9900KF in a single thread performance benchmark. This is all the more surprising because Intel chipsets usually dominate this test, and Ryzen 5 3600 is a middle class CPU.

Intel Aware of the Power of New Ryzens

Conrad Hazi, 27 June 2019, 23:07

An internal memo from Intel leaked to the Internet, concernning how the company perceives the competition from AMD and what actions it plans to take in the nearest future. It caused a lot of commotion on the Internet and an avalanche of negative comments from Intel's employees.

First Tests of AMD's Ryzen 5 3600 CPU

Conrad Hazi, 25 June 2019, 19:33

Despite the fact that new processors from AMD will hit the shelves only on July 7, the results of the first tests of the Ryzen 5 3600 chipset have appeared on the Internet. The new model is very promising in benchmarks and can compete with more expensive Intel models.

Intel Ice Lake and AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs in CPU-Z benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 17 June 2019, 20:34

Wccftech reports, citing a post on a Chinese hardware forum, that in single-thread performance tests, Intel processor based on 3.7 GHz Sunny Cove architecture achieves a slightly better result than the Ryzen 7 3800X, whose core operates at 4.7 GHz.

Prices of X570 Motherboards for Ryzen 3000 Series CPU Leaked

Bart Swiatek, 17 June 2019, 15:54

Danish online store Komplett.dk has placed on its website product cards of motherboards based on X570 chipset, dedicated to Ryzen 3000 CPU, and... these things will be pricey, to say the least.

Windows 10 May 2019 Update Boosts AMD Ryzen CPU?

Bart Swiatek, 14 June 2019, 14:55

AMD boasted that the improvements made to Windows 10 in the May update made it work faster with the Ryzen series of processors. In the company's opinion, the efficiency gains are expected to reach as much as 15% in some cases.

Radeon RX 5700 Revealed; E3 2019 AMD Presentation Summary

Conrad Hazi, 11 June 2019, 10:11

Tonight, as part of the E3 2019 fair, AMD organized the Next Horizon Gaming presentation. During the game we could see for the first time new Radeon RX 5700 cards and a 16-core gaming CPU Ryzen 9 3950X. Almost all new products will be launched on the market on July 7.

Leak Reveals AMD Ryzen 9 3950X - First 16-core Processor For Gamers

Bart Swiatek, 10 June 2019, 11:01

The slide from the planned AMD presentation on E3 2019, which was received by VideoCardz, revealed the existence of another Ryzen 3000 series processor - the powerful 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X.

AMD Ryzen 3000 Overclocking; 5GHz Within Reach

Conrad Hazi, 31 May 2019, 20:24

The first information concerning overclocking of processors from the Ryzen 3000 family appeared on the web, according to which it is possible to achieve a clock at the level of 5 GHz. It is also possible that in 2020 a special version of the processor with factory clock up to 5 GHz will be available on the market.

AMD Shares Go Up After Thanks to New Ryzens and Navi GPUs

Conrad Hazi, 29 May 2019, 19:35

After the official presentation of the new Ryzen 3000 series processors and Navi graphics cards, AMD shares on NASDAQ went up a lot. Analysts and investors believe that the new designs can enable the manufacturer to increase its market share and compete more effectively with Intel.

Ryzen 3000 Specs, Prices and Release Date

Bart Swiatek, 27 May 2019, 12:41

During its presentation at Computex 2019, AMD presented five Ryzen 3000 series processors. The strongest unit has 12 cores and the weakest one only half of that. We also know the prices and release date.

12-Core Ryzen 3000 @5 GHz in Turbo Mode

Bart Swiatek, 24 May 2019, 14:47

The leaks acquired by AdoredTV channel suggest that the 12-core processor from the Ryzen 3000 series will boast a 5 GHz clock in Turbo mode. On the other hand, the 16-core unit, after overclocking, achieves a very good result in the Cinebench R15 benchmark.

AMD Confirms: New Ryzens and Radeons Coming This Year

Bart Swiatek, 16 May 2019, 13:50

During the recent investor call, AMD confirmed that its new products - Navi graphics cards and Ryzen 3000 processors - will be launched in the third quarter of this year.

ASUS and ASRock AM4 Motherboards Will Support Ryzen 3000

Bart Swiatek, 13 May 2019, 11:26

ASUS and ASRock have confirmed that they are preparing BIOS updates for older AM4 motherboards to work with the new AMD processors Ryzen 3000.

New Leaks Confirm AMD Ryzen 3000 Specs

Conrad Hazi, 10 May 2019, 14:00

New leaks concerning the specs of the new AMD Ryzen 3000 have surfaced on the web. TUM_APISAK, a user known for revealing rumors that have a tendency to turn out to be true, reports that the engineering samples of the new chips have a base clock speed of 3.3-GHz, and 4.2-GHz in boost mode.

Ryzen 9 3800X, Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 5 3600X - Specification Leaked

Konrad Serafinski, 05 May 2019, 14:26

The specification of new CPUs from AMD has leaked to the web. Ryzen 9 3800X, Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 5 3600X have appeared in the Turkish online store's offer (and have already disappeared from it).

Ryzen 3000 Clocks at 4.5 GHz, Leaks on X570 Motherboards

Bart Swiatek, 29 April 2019, 13:11

TechSpot reports that motherboard manufacturers have received test copies of Ryzen 3000 processors. The units are to be clocked at 4.5 GHz and have about 15% better performance than the previous generation. We also have leaks about the X570 chipset.

AMD Celebrates 50 Years with Ryzen 7 2700X 50th Anniversary Edition

ElMundo, 17 April 2019, 15:11

AMD will soon release a special version of the Ryzen 7 2700X processor to celebrate the company's 50th anniversary.

Ryzen 3000 Debut on Computex Along With AMD Navi?

Bart Swiatek, 02 April 2019, 16:40

AMD's Ryzen 3000 CPU will most likely be revealed during this year's Computex fair in Taiwan. According to rumors, another thing to be presented during the event will be the Navi series GPUs.

Ryzen 3000 CPU Models and Prices Leaked

Bart Swiatek, 04 March 2019, 16:38

One of the Singaporean stores has accidentally revealed the possible prices of Ryzen 3000 series CPUs. While the info is not confirmed, it does match the data that leaked last December.

Get Division 2 for free with AMD Ryzen processor

ElMundo, 18 January 2019, 23:48

AMD has launched the latest promotion in which buyers of selected Ryzen processors will receive a free copy of The Division 2.

AMD Ryzen 3000 has the same performance as Core i9 9900K

Conrad Hazi, 09 January 2019, 22:52

At CES 2019, AMD unveiled a new processor model called Ryzen 3000. The chip has a new architecture similar to last year's Zen 2, and its computing cores will be produced using a 7-nanometer process.

Ryzen 3000 series leak from Russia

ElMundo, 03 January 2019, 14:16

A huge leak reveals the specs of new Ryzen 3000 series CPUs, an official presentation may take place during CES 2019.