Last time in stock: Wednesday, September 23, 2020
The world's most advanced processor in the desktop PC gaming segment
Can deliver ultra-fast 100+ FPS performance in the world's most popular games
12 Cores and 24 processing threads, bundled with the AMD Wraith Prism cooler with color-controlled LED support
4.6 GHz Max Boost, unlocked for overclocking, 70 MB of game Cache, ddr-3200 support
For the advanced socket AM4 platform, can support PCIe 4.0 on x570 motherboards
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|CPU Clock Rate||3800MHz|
|CPU Turbo Clock Rate||4600MHz|
|CPU Cooler included|
|Manufacturing Process||7 nm|
|Maximum Supported Memory||128GB|
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