AMD announced that the refreshed line of Ryzen processors would be available in stores in April this year. We will see a reinforced variant of the Ryzen 7 5800X with built-in 3D-Cache memory and cheaper versions of popular CPUs among the new models.
The suggested retail price for the 5800X3D processor is $ 449, and it is the most expensive of the announced components. According to the manufacturer, it is currently the fastest gaming processor on the market. Sales will start on April 20.
Earlier, on April 4, six cheaper variants of popular models will hit the shelves. Detailed specifications and the manufacturer’s suggested price are provided below.
|Model||Architecture||Cores / Threads||Boost4 / Base5Frequency (GHz)||Total Cache(MB)||TDP(Watts)||PCIE®Support||Cooler||Price(USD SEP)|
|AMD Ryzen™ 7 5700X||“Zen 3”||8 / 16||Up to 4.6 / 3.4||36||65W||Gen 4||N/A||$299|
|AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600||“Zen 3”||6 / 12||Up to 4.4 / 3.5||35||65W||Gen 4||WraithStealth||$199|
|AMD Ryzen™ 5 5500||“Zen 3”||6 / 12||Up to 4.2 / 3.6||19||65W||Gen 3||WraithStealth||$159|
|AMD Ryzen™ 5 4600Gwith AMD Radeon™ graphics||“Zen 2”||6 / 12||Up to 4.2 / 3.7||11||65W||Gen 3||WraithStealth||$154|
|AMD Ryzen™ 5 4500||“Zen 2”||6 / 12||Up to 4.1 / 3.6||11||65W||Gen 3||WraithStealth||$129|
|AMD Ryzen™ 3 4100||“Zen 2”||4 / 8||Up to 4.0 / 3.8||6||65W||Gen 3||WraithStealth||$99|
In addition, AMD announced a BIOS update for motherboards based on the X370, B350, and A320 chipsets, adding support for all Ryzen 5000 series CPUs.
It is worth noting that the presented product line is not a new generation of processors. The release date of the Ryzen 7000 series chips has not been announced yet, but it is already known that future components will not be compatible with current motherboards.