AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) has introduced its AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processor lineup, fueled by the new “Zen 3” architecture. It offers up to 16 scores, 32 threads and 72 MB cache in the AMD Ryzen 9 5950X, AMD Ryzen 5000 series processors to dominate in heavily threaded workloads and power efficiency. The AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor offers up to 26% generational uplift in gaming performance.
“Our commitment with each generation of our Ryzen processors has been to build the best PC processors in the world. The new AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors extend our leadership from IPC4, power efficiency2 to single-core5, multi-core performance1 and gaming6,” said Saeid Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, client business unit, AMD. “Today, we are extremely proud to deliver what our community and customers have come to expect from Ryzen processors – dominant multi-core1 and single-core performance5 and true gaming leadership6 – all within a broad ecosystem of motherboards and chipsets that are drop-in ready for AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors.”
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X offers the highest single thread performance of any desktop gaming processor. It also has the highest multi-core performance of any desktop gaming processor and any desktop processor in a mainstream CPU socket.