Enthusiasts, gamers, and creative professionals around the world can now experience the pinnacle of processing performance with the newest additions to the AMD Ryzen family.
Featuring 16-cores and AMD's industry leading 7nm process technology together, the Ryzen 9 3950X, available for sale today, provides gamers and enthusiasts with the fastest consumer CPU on the market. The 3950X offers exceptional single- and multi-threaded performance for a unique mix of HEDT and consumer-friendly value, delivering incredible gaming experiences and powerful performance for encoding, editing and more.
The 3rd Gen Ryzen Threadripper duo of the 24-core 3960X and 32-core 3970X are also available at global retailers and etailers starting today, offering professionals an unrivaled level of performance and value to decimate progress bars across numerous applications. For CAD, encoding, code compiling, simulation, and more, the 3rd Gen Ryzen Threadripper offers power, speed, and efficiency for users to stop waiting and start spending more time on what counts – creating.
Finally, AMD announced these Threadripper offerings will soon be joined by a bigger, faster sibling in the form of the 64-core, 128-thread Ryzen Threadripper 3990X, breaking boundaries and redefining what can be accomplished with a prosumer desktop CPU.
Independent AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Reviews
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AMD Athlon 3000G
The versatile AMD Athlon 3000G recently went on sale starting at just $49, offering DIYers a 2-core/4-thread processor with three quick and efficient Radeon Vega graphics cores. This handy little chip is a great option for budget builds, everyday computing needs, a basic home theater PC, and more.
On top of all that: the CPU and GPU cores are unlocked for overclocking, too.
Reviewers like TechPowerUP gave the Athlon 3000G their Highly Recommended and Great Value awards, saying: “For $49 you get a capable CPU that can handle typical consumer tasks just fine—perfect for an entry-level system that doesn't break the bank.” That's what we built it to do, and that's what it does with gusto.
Here are some reviews:
It's been an ambitious 2019 for AMD. But with the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper, AMD Ryzen 9 3950X, and Athlon 3000G now available, the company has wrapped up the 2019 roadmap with some historically fast and impressive processors.