Ryzen 5 1600X overclocked at 4.2GHz(Air) outperforms Ryzen 7 1700 on stock settings

When we first tested the AMD Ryzen 1600X, we were simply surprised at its rather high overclocking headroom as compared to the other Ryzen models we had on hand. We decided that we should push this chip to its limit…

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X and 1500X Performance Review and Cost Analysis

AMD has just released their next lineup to their Ryzen series of processors. The Ryzen 5 is the mainstream series that will be available in both quad-core and hexa-core variants. Similar to the Ryzen 7, these new processors will be…

AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs to Power Performance Desktop PCs Starting April 11 Worldwide

AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs to Power Performance Desktop PCs Starting April 11 Worldwide — Four Ryzen 5 CPUs Bring Leadership Compute and Smooth Gaming Performance to Popular Price-Points — SINGAPORE — March 15, 2017 — Following the successful introduction of…