Processor + Gigabyte Motherboard $294.99
Processor + MSI Motherboard $309.98
Smooth Gaming and Efficient, Advanced Multi-Processing Performance
The world’s lowest power 6-core, 12-thread desktop processor with true machine intelligence
|CPU Clock Rate||3200MHz|
|CPU Turbo Clock Rate||3600MHz|
|Includes CPU Cooler|
(Higher is better)
Compared to the Ryzen 5 1600X the 5 1600 provides substantial savings. Foregoing 400MHz (~12.5% clock speed) saves you $30 plus the cost of a cooler ~$45. On a theoretical $750 system that means that you are saving about the performance impact. If yo ...
The AMD Ryzen 5 1600 processor is going to epitomize the "value sweet spot" with its $220 price point. If you are not that person that knows they need a bunch of cores for encoding or rendering, then there is likely no reason for you to buy a 8-Core ...
Ryzen 5 bring AMD back into the game as they deliver high-performance multi-threaded computing at prices that will be a major disruption to the competition.
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Wraith Spire (No LED)
Default TDP / TDP
AMD Ryzen Master Utility
AMD SenseMI Technology
“Zen” Core Architecture
AMD Ryzen™ 5