Today, AMD gave us the full details about Ryzen and it looks groundbreaking.
Summary of video
- AMD = High Performance Computing
- 10 percent smaller chip size
- Ryzen is completely new hardware, not just a change in design
- AMD beats its own goal of 40% boost in IPC – achiving 52%!
- Ryzen 7 = models 1700, 1700x and 1800x
- The 1700x beats the intel i76900k currently selling for $1049.
- Ryzen 7 1800x ($499) beats the i7 6900k($1049) by 9 percent on Cinebench.
- Worlds lowest powered 8 core processor and 46% better performance.
- 82+ AM4 motherboards will be available at launch.
- AMDs goal was to disrupt the industry.
- AMD blows away the competition – available March 2nd. Pre-orders start today.