AMD Threadripper 3990X doubles the cores & L3 cache of 3970X with an overclocked EPYC 7702P. Charges you $3990

Remember when Intel HEDT CPUs cost thousands and the AMD Threadripper range was an affordable solution? The tide has now changed, but the AMD Threadripper 3990X does justify its cost by offering a specification far beyond anything within the consumer space and being a couple of grand cheaper than its EPYC 7702P counterpart. The EPYC … Read more

AMD Sharkstooth 32-core Zen 2 Threadripper Spotted in Geekbench – Up To 35% Faster Than Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

Now that the third generation AMD Ryzen processors have been launched and more recently the Epyc “Rome” 7nm server CPUs, enthusiasts are eagerly waiting for the launch of the 3rd generation Zen 2 based Threadripper CPUs. To date, there is no confirmed release date for these HEDT CPUs, but rumours indicate that it should be … Read more

AMD confirms mid-year Ryzen 3000 series launch. Threadripper 3000 series processors also in 2019

We seem to be getting a trickle of news regarding the latest CPUs from AMD each week. The latest information comes following an investor presentation, where AMD confirmed that their 3rd Generation Ryzen and Ryzen Threadripper processors will be launching this year. AMD also announced that they will be launching the 2nd Generation Ryzen Pro … Read more

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2nd Gen 2990X 32-core CPU specification leaks with base 3.0GHz & boost 4.2GHz

We already knew that AMD will be releasing their second generation of Ryzen Threadripper processors, promising core/thread counts of up to 32 cores and 64 threads, a 2x boost over their previous generation.  Which looks like we are entering a core count war with Intel set to launch a 28-core CPU a chip that is likely based … Read more

AMD Ryzen Threadripper’s pricing and specifications

Threadripper is AMD’s answer to the Core X-Series by Intel (or the older Socket 2011 extreme CPUs), offering high core counts to the enthusiast and professional market. Intel has copped a lot of flak for the pricing of their CPUs in this category, having no competition they have exploited the market with the top of … Read more