As expected, AMD today announced the much-awaited AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors powered by the new “Zen 3” architecture. The flagship AMD Ryzen 9 5950X will come with 16 cores, 32 threads and 72 MB of cache. The AMD Ryzen 9 5950X offers the highest single-thread performance of any desktop gaming processor and it delivers the most multi-core performance of any desktop gaming processor and any desktop processor in a mainstream CPU socket.
The AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor will offer up to a 26% better gaming performance when compared to the previous generation. The new AMD “Zen 3” core architecture delivers a 19% increase in instructions per cycle (IPC), the largest jump since the introduction of “Zen” processors.
You can check out the complete AMD Ryzen 5000 series lineup below.
|BOOST9/BASE FREQ. (GHz)||TOTAL CACHE||COOLER||SEP (USD)||EXPECTED AVAILABILITY|
|AMD Ryzen™ 9 5950X||16C/32T||105W||Up to 4.9 / 3.4||72MB||N/A||$799||November 5, 2020|
|AMD Ryzen™ 9 5900X||12C/24T||105W||Up to 4.8 / 3.7||70MB||N/A||$549||November 5, 2020|
|AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800X||8C/16T||105W||Up to 4.7 / 3.8||36MB||N/A||$449||November 5, 2020|
|AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600X||6C/12T||65W||Up to 4.6 / 3.7||35MB||Wraith Stealth||$299||November 5, 2020|
The above new AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors will be available for purchase globally on November 5, 2020.