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Ryzens Hits it Big on The European Hardware Awards

mikos, 30 June 2020, 15:05

AMD is reaping the fruits of its CPU development and has just won numerous awards at The European Hardware Awards for 2020.

AC: Valhalla for Free With AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs

qjin, 28 June 2020, 18:44

We learned unofficially that AMD will soon announce another special offer that will include a video game gift added to the Ryzen 3000 CPUs. The title in question will be Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, the upcoming installment of Ubisoft's popular series.

Ryzen R9 3900XT Only Slightly More Efficient Than 3900X

qjin, 25 June 2020, 13:47

The official presentation of AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPUs, a refreshment of the Matisse series, is behind us. Now, even before their launch in stores, the CPUs have appeared, including the top-shelf Ryzen R9 3900XT, in the Geekbench benchmark database, so we got to know their performance. What increase can we expect?

New AMD Ryzen Zen 3 CPUs Without Delays

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 June 2020, 10:47

AMD has denied the rumors of postponing the release of AMD Ryzen 4000 family CPUs, and the new Zen 3-based chipsets will be released on schedule.

AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPU Reports Confirmed; Specs and Price Revealed

qjin, 16 June 2020, 21:41

AMD has officially revealed the Matisse Refresh Series CPUs, specifically its three models: Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT. We learned the specs, price and launch date of the new chipsets.

Ryzen 4000 CPU - AMD May Postpone the Launch

Bart Swiatek, 16 June 2020, 15:29

According to Taiwanese website DigiTimes, AMD may decide to postpone the launch of Ryzen 4000 until early next year. The main reason is the excellent sales of Ryzen 3000 and lack of competition from Intel.

Improved AMD Ryzen CPU May be a Bit More Expensive

mikos, 01 June 2020, 14:41

We've learned the prices of AMD Ryzen CPU from the „Matisse Refresh” line. They were revealed by one of the largest French computer parts stores.

AMD Likely to Refresh Ryzen 3000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 27 May 2020, 12:14

According to rumors, AMD is planning to release updated models of the Ryzen 3000 CPU series. The units would be marked „XT” and have higher clock speeds, resulting in better performance for single-core applications.

Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Will be Supported by B540 and X470 Chipsets After All

Smoczy, 20 May 2020, 16:15

AMD has decided to add support of Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 processors to older chipsets - B450 and X470.

Intel Core i9-10900K vs Ryzen 9 3950X; Difference of a Few FPS

Smoczy, 19 May 2020, 16:59

Comparisons of Intel Core i9-10900K and Ryzen 9 3950X have appeared on the web, showing that the difference in performance is not as significant as we had expected.

New Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Supported Only by X570 and B550 Boards

Smoczy, 08 May 2020, 13:54

The upcoming Zen 3-based Ryzen 4000 processors may not be a very budgetary solution. Only the X570, B550 and newer mainboard models will support them.

AMD vs Intel - R3 3100 May be the Best Low Cost CPU

Smoczy, 05 May 2020, 12:45

Intel Core i3 10100 vs AMD Ryzen 3 3100. Which is the best low-cost processor? Available benchmarks herald the advantage of AMD.

AMD Bests Intel in Many Major Stores

Adrian Werner, 02 May 2020, 17:07

AMD's CEO has boasted that in many major stores, more than 50 percent of available premium CPUs are made by his company. According to The European Hardware Association, gaming enthusiasts also prefer Ryzen's manufacturer.

AMD Ryzen 5000 - Leaks on New Processors

Smoczy, 27 April 2020, 12:50

Info about the AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU series has appeared online. The leaks speak of an APU based on RDNA2 and Zen 3 architecture.

AMD Announces Ryzen 3 3100 and 3300X as well as B550 Chipset

Bart Swiatek, 22 April 2020, 19:09

AMD has officially announced two more Ryzen 3000 CPU and motherboards based on the new B550 chipset - the successor to the popular B450. Launch of the new hardware will take place soon - in May and June.

AM4 Socket Refuses to Die; Will Support AMD Ryzen 4000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 21 April 2020, 11:25

The representative of XMG, a company producing laptops using AMD processors, informed that mobile units from the Ryzen 4000 line are compatible with the AM4 socket and B450 chipset. The same should be true for desktop models and computers based on the same platform.

Mobile Ryzen 9 Beats Desktop Core i9 in Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 15 April 2020, 13:55

Intel's new desktop processor - Core i9-10900F - scored lower than the competitive AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS, a dedicated laptop CPU, in the Geekbench multi-core performance benchmark.

Ryzen 4000 CPU Reveal This Fall

Sodar, 10 April 2020, 16:59

New 4th-gen Ryzen CPUs will be unveiled most likely in September. According to AMD's assurances, their release will coincide with the postponed date of Computex.

AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS is the Best Portable CPU on the Market

Bart Swiatek, 31 March 2020, 19:11

Reviews of the first laptop to feature an AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS CPU - the ROG Zephyrus G14 - leave no doubt: this is a real breakthrough. For the first time ever, AMD has created a processor dedicated to portable computers that clearly beats competitive products in its class.

Intel Core i9-10900K Comparable to AMD Ryzen 9 3900X in Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 03 March 2020, 16:24

Several leaks have appeared on the web, concerning new Intel flagships - Core i9-10900K and mobile Core i9-10980HK. It looks like the units will be able to challenge AMD's products.

Ryzen in MacBooks? Rumors of Collaboration Between Apple and AMD

Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2020, 13:14

Mentions in the source code of the latest beta version of the MacOS suggest that new computers from Apple may use AMD components. This applies to both graphics cards and CPUs.

AMD Increases Its Share in the CPU Market; Ryzen Dominates on Amazon

Bart Swiatek, 06 February 2020, 21:13

According to a report by Mercury Research, AMD increased its share in the CPU market in 2019. The company ise doing great in almost all sectors, mainly thanks to the excellent sales of the Ryzen 3000 series CPU. The only reason to complain is the declining interest in game consoles.

Ryzen 4000, Radeon RX 5600 XT and Threadripper 3990X - AMD on CES 2020

Laty, 07 January 2020, 13:17

During the conference, which took place at CES 2020, AMD presented, among other things, new models of Ryzen 4000 and Radeon RX 5600 XT GPU. We also saw the world's first 64-core CPU from AMD, Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

AMD Chases Intel, Holding Nearly 40% of CPU Market

Peter Doron, 03 January 2020, 11:51

With the latest moves, AMD is quickly closing in on Intel. According to PassMark, the Ryzen manufacturer already has almost 40% of the CPU market share. There are many indications that the difference will be diminishing in the coming months, and many believe that AMD will eventually overtake the competition.

AMD Processors Dominate Amazon's Best-seller List

Laty, 29 November 2019, 12:53

AMD dominates the list of the most popular CPU prepared by Amazon. AMD has been in the ranking for a long time now, and the current increase in interest may be due to Black Friday sales.

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.