The market is all in the buzz about the AMD Ryzen 5000 desktop CPU’s release. With performance equal to those of Intel’s high-performance chips, the 5000 series looks to give Intel a run for its money.
According to sources, various users have already aces to BETA BIOS for the A320 & X370 motherboards. The BIOS allows support for AMD Ryzen 5000 Desktop CPU’s. The AMD 300-series motherboards fully support the Ryzen 5000 series processors. The ASRock A320M-HDV motherboard is already an example of how the CPU works.
Ryzen 5000: When is it coming out?
Ryzen 5000 series processor hit the market on 5th November 2020. That means it is already out and you can grab it out!
However, we have seen some availability issues, and it could be a while before you can get your hands on them. It could also mean we get some great Black Friday deals for the older AMD processor as well.
Ryzen 5000: What will be the price range?
- AMD Ryzen 9 5950X: $799
- AMD Ryzen 9 5900X: $549
- AMD Ryzen 7 5800X: $449
- AMD Ryzen 5 5600X: $299
Ryzen 5000: Performance?
Zen 3 marks one of the biggest architecture redesigns we have seen in a single generation. These new AMD Ryzen 5000 processors are still based on the same 7nm manufacturing process as the Ryzen 3000 chips that hit the market in 2019.
The main focus of this redesign was to boost IPC performance in order to attain single-core performance in order to attain single-core performance that could finally topple Intel. While a good portion of this was through incredibly complicated work reducing prediction latency and implementing faster code fetching, a huge part of it’s the way AMD redesigned the die itself.
The motherboard runs on an AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12 core processor. It is powered by 16 GB of DDR4 memory and even supports AMD’s Ryzen 4000G Renoir APUs. Sources claim that AMD has BIOS’s for X370 & A320 motherboards currently in development. But they are not expected to be launched anytime soon. The manufacturer has officially stated that Ryzen 5000 Desktop CPUs will only be supported by 400 and 500-series motherboards.
According to sources, Gigabyte and ASUS BIOS now support the AMD Ryzen 5000 Desktop CPU’s. The BIOS has already been released and is available for download. Gigabyte is offering BETA support for a total of 16 B450 chipset based motherboards.