AMD reveals its Ryzen Threadripper CPU box
Published in Processors


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.

AMD Ryzen Threadripper could be bundled with AiO cooler
Published in Processors


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.

AMD reveals details on two Ryzen Threadripper SKUs
Published in Processors


Intel outperformed

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.

Intel slags off AMD’s chips
Published in Processors
Thursday, 13 July 2017 06:00

Intel slags off AMD’s chips


Full of more glue than Lloyd Bridges 


Intel is clearly feeling a little insecure about AMD’s new Epyc Server processor range based on the RyZen technology.

Patriot says its memory is Ryzen-ready
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 12 July 2017 17:55

Patriot says its memory is Ryzen-ready


Viper 4, Viper Elite and Signature Line DDR4

Patriot has announced that it has now finalized its compatibility list for AMD Ryzen and AM4 platform and its key memory kits and modules.

DDR4 hits 4079MHz on AMD Ryzen platform
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 13:14

DDR4 hits 4079MHz on AMD Ryzen platform


With a single G.Skill Trident Z 8GB module

AMD has been working on optimizing memory performance on its AM4 platform and it appears it has been doing a good job as, thanks to an overclocker from Australia, DDR4 managed to finally break the 4,000 limit with Gigabyte X370 motherboard, Ryzen 5 1400 CPU and G.Skill's 8GB Trident Z DDR4 memory module.

AMD Ryzen desktop CPUs go Pro
Published in Processors
Friday, 30 June 2017 16:43

AMD Ryzen desktop CPUs go Pro


Ryzen for business market

Following the launch of consumer-oriented desktop Ryzen CPUs based on the new Zen CPU architecture as well as the launch of Epyc server CPUs, AMD has now turned its attention to the business market, with the launch of Ryzen Pro CPU lineup.

Gigabyte puts Ryzen in mini-ITX form-factor
Published in Motherboards


With GA-AB350N-Gaming WiFi 

Those looking to make a mean compact gaming system or an HTPC based on AMD's latest Ryzen CPUs and AM4 platform do not have plenty of choices but with the latest Gigabyte GA-AB350N-Gaming WiFi AM4 motherboard, things are changing for the better.

AMD expands Ryzen DDR4 memory compatibility list
Published in Memory


Ranging from DDR4-2133 to DDR4-3200

AMD has continued to work on updates for its Ryzen CPUs and AM4 motherboards and has posted an extended and updated compatibility of DDR4 memory modules and kits.

AMD Ryzen ThreadRipper 1950X spotted on Geekbench
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16-core/32-thread sample running at 3.4GHz base

AMD's Ryzen ThreadRipper 1950X CPU engineering sample, a 16-core/32-thread SKU, has been spotted on Geekbench running at 3.4GHz base clock.