AMD has introduced two new high-end Ryzen Threadripper processors with as much as 32 cores, in addition to a brand new entry-level Athlon processor with built-in Radeon Vega three graphics. The corporate has additionally disclosed the legitimate date of sale for its behind schedule 16-core Ryzen nine 3950X desktop CPU. The brand new Athlon APU style will move on sale from November 19, priced at $49 (roughly Rs. three,470 earlier than taxes) whilst the high-end processors will all be to be had ranging from November 25. The 32-core Ryzen Threadripper 3970X will price $1,999 (roughly Rs. 1,41,565) and the 24-core Ryzen Threadripper 3960X will price $1,399 (roughly Rs. 99,073). AMD has additionally offered the brand new sTRX4 socket which its third-gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs will use. Motherboard producers are anticipated to announce appropriate new motherboards quickly.
The third-generation Threadripper CPUs are in line with AMD’s Zen 2 architecture and manufactured the use of a 7nm procedure. They’re anticipated to compete with Intel’s just lately introduced ‘Cascade Lake-X‘ lineup of X-series processors. Base clock speeds for the Threadripper 3970X and 3960X are three.7GHz and three.8GHz respectively, with a not unusual spice up pace of four.5GHz. Each fashions characteristic multi-threading for as much as 64 and 48 threads respectively. Each additionally characteristic 128MB of L3 cache and 280W TDP figures. They use the similar modular ‘chiplet’ design as AMD’s current-gen Epyc server CPUs. RAM enhance formally is going as much as 256GB of quad-channel DDR4-3200.
The Socket sTRX4 interface breaks compatibility with previous-gen Threadripper CPUs however helps 64 lanes of high-bandwidth PCIe four.zero connectivity for elements together with graphics playing cards and SSDs. AMD is focused on the brand new Threadripper collection at skilled workstation customers who’ve heavy content material advent, design, and rendering workloads.
AMD has no longer commented on rumours of even higher-end Threadripper fashions with as much as 64 cores, even supposing it isn’t unattainable for additional bulletins to return at a later date.
AMD additionally introduced a brand new low-end Athlon APU with built-in graphics, which succeeds the Athlon 200GE. The brand new Athlon 3000G identify is extra in keeping with AMD’s Ryzen numbering scheme. It makes use of the previous-gen 12nm Zen+ structure and has simply two cores with multi-threading. The bottom pace is three.5GHz and there’s no spice up margin. Radeon Vega 3 graphics come built-in, and the TDP is rated at 35W. Apparently, this CPU is unlocked for overclockability, which will have to attraction to fanatics on the cheap.
In the end, the 16-core mainstream desktop Ryzen 9 3950X which was once introduced previous this 12 months is now in a position to send in overdue November. AMD is claiming efficiency that beats Intel’s latest 18-core high-end desktop section. This CPU is not going to send with certainly one of AMD’s personal Wraith coolers, as the corporate claimed in a Reddit post that fanatics want opting for their very own liquid cooling choices. AMD recommends no less than a 280mm liquid cooler. It’ll move on sale at its up to now introduced worth of $749 (roughly Rs. 53,042 earlier than taxes).