AMD drops six new chips, reveals price of 3D V-Cache chip

AMD drops six new chips, reveals price of 3D V-Cache chip

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In summation to six brand-new processors, AMD has revealed the authoritative terms and merchandise day of its hotly-anticipated caller processor: The Ryzen 7 5800X3D. First announced astatine CES 2022, the innovative caller spot volition beryllium disposable for acquisition online connected April 20 for a terms of $449.

The 5800X3D is the archetypal of its kind, featuring L3 cache stacked vertically close connected apical of the spot itself.

The container  and pricing info of the Ryzen 7 5800X3D.

AMD has repeatedly called it the “world’s fastest gaming CPU,” contempt superior contention from Intel’s 12th-gen chips. In the announcement, AMD besides restated the assertion that the Ryzen 7 5800X3D is 15% faster than the Ryzen 9 5900X.

The 5800X3D comes astatine an important time, too, arsenic AMD won’t person its existent next-gen processors disposable until aboriginal this year. While we hold for Ryzen 7000 with the caller Zen 4 architecture, however, the 5800X3D volition capable the void and doesn’t necessitate buying a caller motherboard to upgrade, arsenic it uses the long-standing AM4 socket. The upcoming Zen 4 chips volition beryllium moving to AM5, which volition necessitate a larger update for funny PC upgraders.

AMD did not corroborate oregon contradict accusation connected overclocking connected this caller chip. Recent reports person indicated that it whitethorn beryllium a diagnostic near disconnected this caller processor, possibly to thermal concerns of the 3D V-Cache.

AMD besides announced immoderate caller affordable chips to capable retired the lineup, including 3 based connected Zen 2 chips and 3 based connected Zen 3. The Zen 2 chips commencement astatine $99 with the quad-core Ryzen 3 4100; the $129 Ryzen 5 4500; and the six-core Ryzen 5 4600G, which costs $154 and comes with integrated Radeon graphics.

The 3  caller   Ryzen processors, shown successful  their boxes.

The caller Zen 3 chips see the Ryzen 5 5500 for $159; Ryzen 5 5600 for $199; and the Ryzen 7 5700X, the eight-core champion of the bunch, for $299. These six caller processors volition beryllium alongside the caller Ryzen 7 5800X3D successful AMD’s outpouring lineup.

Lastly, AMD besides announced a long-awaited BIOS update to enactment Zen 3 processors successful older 300-series motherboards. This includes motherboards arsenic aged arsenic 2016 and volition enactment each these caller processors, including the Ryzen 7 5800X3D.

The update volition beryllium labeled arsenic mentation fig 1207 erstwhile it comes done a BIOS update, and AMD says it volition beryllium disposable sometime successful April oregon May, though it depends connected the peculiar shaper oregon exemplary of the motherboard.

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