AMD unveils their more powerful Threadripper CPUs for enthusiasts, Just $549

August 05, 2017 0 Comments;

If you are a gamer/content creator which needs more juice. You want ultimate overall performance or plan to run more than one GPUs to empower your work then you must take a look at the new Threadripper processors from AMD. These new chips are to take on Intel’s own top of the line CPUs, beginning at just $549. The new Threadripper household consists of the 180 TDP rated 1900X, 1920X, and finally the 1950X. Core counts vary from 12 to 16, making these effective workhorses.

CPU Cores Clocks (Boost) Price
1950X 16 3.4Ghz (4GHz) $999
1920X 12 3.5GHz (4GHz) $799
1900X 8 3.8GHZ (4GHz) $549

What’s interesting to observe is the overall performance increase AMD states is present in these new processors, compared to Intel. For the equal rate as an Intel Core i9-7900X, the 1950X presents superior overall performance across a range of applications, something enthusiasts would be more than completely satisfied in taking benefit of. It’s also worth noting that if you’re going to be gaming on a single card, or may not be capable to tap into the full strength of what these new CPUs offer, AMD already has a stellar line-up consisting of Ryzen 5 andRyzen 7.

Both the 1950X and 1920X will ship on August 10, while the more affordable 1900X will follow its’ two more expensive siblings on August 31.


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