AMD Ryzen CPUs Reviews And Shipping Coming 28th February
We previously covered the leak about different variants of Ryzen Family CPUs and now with AMD has announced officially 2nd March as launch date for Ryzen CPUs, early reviews and shipping will come soon by 28th February. AMD will start review program of Ryzen CPUs to the testers across the globe. Reportedly, the early CPUs releasing for reviews are: Ryzen 7 1800X, 1700X and 1700.
Previously, we covered the leak of Australian PC hardware retailer who listed AMD AM4 motherboards designed specifically for Ryzen family. Now, few European retailers have surfaced for pre-orders of AMD Ryzen CPUs. The European retailers are taking pre-orders for Ryzen 7 1800X, 1700X and 1700 CPUs. The Ryzen roster includes seventeen different SKUs and the price tag starts from base $129 to the top $499.
Additionally, the black edition with Extended Frequency Range technology (XFR) is also coming out in two Black edition 8-core CPUs, one Black edition 6-core and two Black edition 4-core CPUs. XFR feature enables auto-overclocking of Ryzen CPU. The overclocking exceeds the base clock speed and this feature happens automatically, based on the thermal conditions of CPU environment.
Ryzen CPUs have the power to take onto its competitor Intel. One can get a powerful AMD Ryzen processor for $499 that will be equivalent to Intel’s $1000 Core i7 overclock edition.
The full detailed information on AMD Ryzen family lineup is given in the table below:
|AMD Ryzen CPU||Cores/Threads||L3||TDP||Base||Turbo||XFR||Price|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1800X||8/16||16MB||95W||3.6GHz||4.0GHz||4.0GHz+||$499|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1800 Pro||8/16||16MB||65W||TBA||TBA||N/A||TBA|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1700X||8/16||16MB||95W||3.4GHz||3.8GHz||3.8GHz+||$389|
|AMD Ryzen 7 1700||8/16||16MB||65W||3.0GHz||3.7GHz||N/A||$319|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1600X||6/12||16MB||95W||3.3GHz||3.7GHz||3.7GHz+||$259|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1600||6/12||16MB||65W||TBA||TBA||N/A||TBA|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1500||6/12||16MB||65W||3.2GHz||3.5GHz||N/A||$229|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1400X||4/8||8MB||65W||3.5GHz||3.9GHz||3.9GHz+||$199|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1400||4/8||8MB||65W||TBA||TBA||N/A||TBA|
|AMD Ryzen 5 1300||4/8||8MB||65W||3.2GHz||3.5GHz||N/A||$175|
|AMD Ryzen 3 1200X||4/4||8MB||65W||TBA||3.4GHz||3.8GHz||$149|
|AMD Ryzen 3 1200||4/4||8MB||65W||TBA||TBA||N/A||TBA|
|AMD Ryzen 3 1100||4/4||8MB||65W||3.2GHz||3.5GHz||N/A||$129|