Unique box for AMD HEDT CPUs
AMD has officially revealed the retail box that will hold its upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs and since this is a special CPU, it doesn't come as a surprise that AMD made a unique box for it.
120, 240 and 360mm radiators
Arctic Cooling has jumped the gun announcing that it has updated its Liquid Freezer line of AiO coolers so these will support AMD's upcoming Threadripper processors and the new TR4 socket.
The Asus ROG Crosshair VI Extreme
While Asus Crosshair VI Hero has getting praise as one of the best socket AM4 motherboards around, Asus has now unveiled the newest flagship motherboard based on AMD's X370 chipset, the Asus ROG Crosshair VI Extreme.
Pitted against GTX 1080
AMD has started its Radeon on the Road tour with the event held in the Akvárium Klub in Budapest, Hungary, showing the Radeon RX Vega based system and comparing it to Geforce GTX 1080.
Might be the only way to cool the Threadripper
According to information coming from Japan, AMD's upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs could be bundled with an AiO liquid cooler, similar to some high-end FX-series CPUs launched by AMD earlier.
US $129 for Ryzen 3 1300X and US $109 for 1200
According to a Reddit post, upcoming Ryzen 3 SKUs, the Ryzen 3 1300X and the Ryzen 3 1200, will be hitting the market at US $129 and US $109 (exc. VAT), respectively.
Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200 coming on July 27
In addition to the Ryzen Threadripper details, AMD also revealed a bit more information about its Ryzen 3 series lineup, which is expected to be on retail/e-tail shelves on July 27th.
AMD has posted a new Youtube video in which AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, revealed a few more details on two of the upcoming Ryzen Threadripper SKUs, including both clocks and pricing.
Gold rush sparks shortage
Germany is seeing a national shortage in mid-range and high-end graphics cards, due to an increasing craze for mining the Ethereum cryptocurrency.