AMD releases Threadripper PRO CPUs to DIY market
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Threadripper PRO now available in retail/e-tail

AMD has announced that its Ryzen Threadripper PRO CPUs are now finally available in retail/e-tail for PC enthusiasts and DIY as opposed to being only available via OEMs and system integrators.

Intel claims its upcoming 8-core Core i9-11900K will beat AMD's 12-core
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Core i9-11900K will beat Ryzen 9 5900X when it launches later in Q1 2021

During its CES 2021 news conference, all about Intel's new 11th gen Core H-series processors, also gave a preview of the upcoming next-generation Alder Lake, and most importantly, its 11th gen Core S-series desktop CPUs, codename Rocket Lake-S, which, according to Intel, will bring significant UPC improvement, as well as reclaim the gaming performance crown.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600H benchmarked in Geekbench 5
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Friday, 25 December 2020 09:54

AMD Ryzen 5 5600H benchmarked in Geekbench 5


Cezanne is much faster than Renoir

As AMD is scheduled to launch its next-generation mobile processors at CES 2021, it does not come as a surprise that Cezanne, based on Zen 3 core, has appeared online and benchmarked in Geekbench 5, showing significant performance improvement over Zen 2-based Renoir.

G.Skill updates Trident Z Neo DDR4 to DDR4-4000 CL16
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Ready for Ryzen 5000 series

G.Skill has unveiled its new DDR4 memory specifications under the Trident Z Neo series, which will be optimized for Ryzen 5000 series CPUs and available in high-frequency, low-latency, or high-capacity kits, reaching DDR4-4000 frequency, CL14 latency, or 64GB capacity.

AMD Ryzen 5000 series CPUs get reviewed
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Thursday, 05 November 2020 20:00

AMD Ryzen 5000 series CPUs get reviewed


Review roundup: Plenty of performance but a higher price tag

The embargo on reviews for AMD's first Ryzen 5000 series desktop CPU SKUs have been lifted and we now have a chance to see how well these four SKUs, the Ryzen 9 5950X, Ryzen 9 5900X, Ryzen 7 5800X, and the Ryzen 5 5600X, perform in benchmarks, games, and applications.

EK Water Blocks working on Ryzen and Radeon water blocks
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Full AIO liquid cooler as well

With the upcoming launch of AMD's Ryzen 5000 series CPUs as well as Radeon RX 6000 series graphics cards, EKWB has prepared a rather neat surprise, teasing full AMD themed blocks, including a full AMD liquid cooling kit, and an AIO Radeon RX 6800/6900 cooler.

AMD prepares two big events for October
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Thursday, 10 September 2020 01:27

AMD prepares two big events for October


Zen 3 on October 8th and RDNA 2 on October 28th

AMD has finally unveiled the date for its two big events scheduled for October, including a Zen 3 event on October 8th, and the RDNA 2/Radeon RX 6000 series event scheduled for October 28th.

AMD has Ryzen chip shortage problems
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Thursday, 06 August 2020 10:28

AMD has Ryzen chip shortage problems


Demand is out stripping supply

It would appear that demand for notebooks with AMD Ryzen processors is far higher than AMD and its partners predicted. 

AMD doing well as profits are Ryzen and bottom line is EPYC
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Sales up 26 percent thanks to Ryzen and Epyc

AMD reported better than expected second quarter results as sales surged 26 percent on strong demand for Ryzen PC chips and Epyc server processors.

AMD Ryzen 7 4700G runs Doom Eternal at 1080p
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Should give Tiger Lake a run for the money

While Intel Tiger Lake Gen12 Xe iGPU was seen running Battlefield V, the latest video shows AMD Ryzen 7 4700G Renoir iGPU running Doom Eternal at 1080p resolution.