Second-generation Ryzen: Incremental improvement narrows the gap with Intel

AMD’s Ryzen processors have been very well received as they offered proper competition to competing products from market leader Intel. The company certainly wants to build up on that foundation which is why it launched the second-generation Ryzen processors for desktops not too long ago. The new chips are an improvement over the first generation and ensure that AMD can sustain the momentum that Ryzen has gained over the past year or so. The second-generation Ryzen processors are now available for pre-order. The company hasn’t confirmed all of the details for the new chips just yet as they will be revealed on April 19th which is when the new processors will be launched. However, it has revealed some information about the chips as well as the pre-order details.It’s going to release four new Ryzen desktop processors next week which include a pair of eight core 16 thread Ryzen 7 models as well as two six core 12 thread Ryzen 5 chips.The Ryzen 7 2700X is at the top of the range. It’s cloc

Second-generation Ryzen: Incremental improvement narrows the gap with Intel

New chips bring a bit more clock speed, slightly more efficiency.

15 hours ago from Arstechnica

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X & Ryzen 5 2600X Review: Zen+ Is Here

It's been great to have more competition in the CPU sector since Ryzen arrived. Based on the refreshed Zen+ architecture, today we're testing AMD's new X processors: the 2700X is an 8-core/16-thread ...

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AMD 2nd Generation Ryzen Review: Delivering More Performance Per Dollar

AMD initially announced its 2nd Generation Ryzen desktop processors back at CES earlier this this year. Our coverage of the event is available for you here, but to quickly recap, 2nd Generation ...

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AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Review: Can AMD Cream Intelís Coffee Lake?

AMD's Ryzen 7 2700X is here at last -- does it deliver the improvements AMD promised, and can it tangle with the Core i7-8700K? The post AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Review: Can AMD Cream Intel’s ...

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Second-Generation Ryzen Processors Up For Pre-Order

AMD’s Ryzen processors have been very well received as they offered proper competition to competing products from market leader Intel. The company certainly wants to build up on that ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Ubergizmo

AMD Puts 2nd Gen Ryzen CPUs Up for Pre-Order, Ships Next Week

AMD's new second-generation Ryzen 7 and Ryzen 5 CPUs are now available for preorder. The post AMD Puts 2nd Gen Ryzen CPUs Up for Pre-Order, Ships Next Week appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Fri 13 Apr 18 from Extremetech

Second gen Ryzens out for preorder now, shipping next week

The top end part also bumps up the power draw.

Fri 13 Apr 18 from Arstechnica

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