AMD Ryzen 7 1800X 8 Core 16 Thread 4.0GHz Flagship CPU Unboxed

Feb 22, 2017

Today AMD has officially revealed its brand new Ryzen 7 CPUs, announcing worldwide availability and reviews to both arrive on March 2nd. The newly announced lineup includes three 8-core 16-thread CPUs. The $499 Ryzen 7 1800X, $399 Ryzen 7 1700X and $329 Ryzen 7 1700 which will provide equivalent or better 8-core Intel performance at up to one third the price.

The Ryzen press event included a host of hands-on performance demonstrations and benchmarks that included both productivity tasks and gaming. AMD has also lifted the embargo on a lot of information surrounding Ryzen, allowing reviewers to give us a sneak-peek into what they’ll be playing around with and testing for their reviews come March 2nd.

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AMD Ryzen CPU Cores/Threads Cache TDP Cooler Base Turbo XFR Price Launch
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X 8/16 20MB 95W N/A 3.6GHz 4.0GHz 4.1GHz $499 March 2nd
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 8/16 20MB 95W N/A 3.4GHz 3.8GHz 3.9GHz $399 March 2nd
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 8/16 20MB 65W Wraith Spire 3.0GHz 3.7GHz 3.75GHz $329 March 2nd
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X 6/12 20MB TBA TBA 3.6GHz 4.0GHz TBA TBA Q2 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 4/8 12MB TBA TBA 3.5GHz 3.7GHz TBA TBA Q2 2017

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AMD Ryzen Unboxed – Unleashing The Beast

The review kit that reviewers received included a Ryzen 7 1800X CPU, a Noctua cooler, a Corsair Vengeance DDR4 RAM kit and a high-end AM4 X370 motherboard.

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