2nd Generation AMD Ryzen™ Desktop Processors Deliver Best-in-Class Compute Performance and Even Faster Gaming, Framerates than Previous Generation

2nd Generation AMD Ryzen™ Desktop Processors Deliver Best-in-Class Compute Performance[i] and Even Faster Gaming[ii],[iii]  Framerates than Previous Generation — Available Worldwide Today, Turbo-Charged 12nm ‘Zen+’ processor delivers the highest multithreaded performance in its class1 plus advanced enthusiast features and a smarter platform — SINGAPORE…

Review of the MSI B350M Mortar – Affordable Gaming Focused Ryzen Motherboard

Introduction We’ve seen many different motherboards for AMD’s new Ryzen platform that focuses in providing a well-rounded gaming experience for gamers. Sadly, most of these motherboards usually don’t come cheap. The MSI B350M Mortar steers away the stereotypes of fancy…

Worldwide Release of AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop Processors for Gamers and Creators Marks Arrival of Market’s Highest-Performance 6-Core Processor

Worldwide Release of AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop Processors for Gamers and Creators Marks Arrival of Market’s Highest-Performance 6-Core Processor  Four AMD Ryzen 5 Processors with up to 87% more performance than Core i5 Bring Innovation and Efficiency to Millions More…

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…