AMD Ryzen 7 series comprises of CPUs that have 8-cores and 16 threads. At the top of the line, we have the flagship AMD Ryzen 7 1800X. After that, there is the AMD Ryzen 7 1700X and the relatively mainstream AMD Ryzen 7 1700. It seems that some performance numbers have leaked and we are going to share them with you.
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Gaming Benchmarks Compared To Intel Core i7-6800K
Here we can see the performance benchmarks between the AMD Ryzen 7 1700X and Intel core i7-6800K. If you see the price of the Intel chip you will see how well the 1700X performs. Let me remind you that the Intel chip costs $434 US. We can see that the performance of both chips are neck to neck but the AMD chip is better value for money because of the lower price.
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Gaming Benchmarks Compared To Intel Core i7-7700K
The AMD Ryzen 7 1700 and the Intel core i7-770K cost $329 US and $339 US respectively. Here we see that both chips are neck to neck against one another but looking at the lower price of the AMD chip it is safe to say that the AMD Ryzen CPU provides better value for money.
These enthusiast-grade AMD CPUs will be coming out tomorrow and are already best sellers on Amazon. We also expect the AMD Ryzen 5 series CPUs to come out in the second quarter of 2017. Those will also be interesting to see.
AMD has got Intel on its toes and it will be interesting to see how Intel responds to this new threat in the market. With only a few hours till AMD Ryzen hits the market, I am sure that people will be excited about getting their chips.
Let us know what you think about AMD Ryzen 7 1700 and what you think Intel will be countering this new threat with.