Who thought that AMD rests until the release of the new Ryzen-7000 processors has cut. For example, the chip manufacturer set to new processors – including some budgets and a particularly fleet model.

7 on a prank: AMD starts new CPU offensive

AMD seems to destroy Intel again the water. As part of a short vide, the company presented 7 new processors, which will appear in the coming weeks and months. The majority of it depends on price-conscious buyers. With the Ryzen 7 5800x3D, however, there is also a new gaming flagship that should even put Intel’s current top model in the shadows.

The new Ryzen 7 relies on the so-called “3D V-Cache” . This additional memory is implemented directly on the chip and ensures lower latencies in this way, which makes itself particularly noticeable in games. The Ryzen 7 5800x3D is intended to provide 9 5900x compared to the Ryzen 9 5900X and even better frame rates than the Intel Core i9-12900K in Full HD resolution.

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Now you have finally called an appointment for the start of sales and the targeted price of the new Ryzen chip. The Ryzen 7 5800x3D is scheduled to market on 20 April 2022 for $ 449 on the market . The price in Europe is not yet known.

And which processors did AMD still presented? All models at a glance here:

Model Kernels / Threads Tact rate (normal / boost) TDP Architecture Price
AMD Ryzen 3 4100 4/8 3.8 / 4.0 GHz 65 watts Zen 2 99 US dollars
AMD Ryzen 5 4500 6/12 3.6 / 4.1 GHz 65 watts Zen 2 129 US dollars
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G (with integrated graphics unit) 6/12 3.7 / 4.2 GHz 65 watts Zen 2 154 US dollars
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 6/12 3.8 / 4.0 GHz 65 watts Zen 3 159 US dollars
AMD Ryzen 7 5600 6/12 3.8 / 4.0 GHz 65 watts Zen 3 199 US dollars
AMD Ryzen 7 5700x 8/16 3.8 / 4.0 GHz 65 watts Zen 3 299 US dollars

When exactly these 6 cheap chips start, is currently still in the stars. PC enthusiasts are likely to be glad that AMD returns a price war with Intel and also Current options for people with small budget provides.


AMD Fights Back: New Ryzen CPUs from $100 to $450 (R7 5800X3D, R5 5500, R5 4500)

At the end of the short presentation, AMD still has a special surprise in stock, the owners of an old X370 or B350 motherboard is likely to be true: Support for Ryzen-5000 processors . This should be submitted in the coming months via BIOS update (AGESA version 1207).


BIOS: Update and Update – That’s how it works

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For AMD, this represents a true turnaround, as the company’s introduction of the 5000 series still clarified that you do not plan to make the old motherboards fit for the Ryzen 5000 chips.

So if you call yourself a motherboard of the first Ryzen generation, you can use current Ryzen 5000 processors after the update. AMD expects the manufacturers to roll out the corresponding BIOS patches in April or May .