The latest AMD Desktop CPU are now available for order at PB Tech! The new CPU options include the recently announced Ryzen 5 5600X, Ryzen 7 5800X, and two Ryzen 9 options in 5900X & 5950X.
Via AMD: When you have the world’s most advanced processor architecture for gamers and content creators, the possibilities are endless. Whether you are playing the latest games, designing the next skyscraper, or crunching data, you need a powerful processor that can handle it all - and more. Hands down, the AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors set the bar for gamers and artists alike.
No Integrated Graphics: These new Ryzen CPU options do not include integrated graphics, so a dedicated graphics card must be used in PC builds featuring these. Recently, during the AMD Radeon release event, it was announced that the new highest-end Ryzen CPU will activate special a special performance advantage when paired with the new Radeon RX 6900 XT graphics cards which are scheduled to release this December.
Only the AMD Ryzen 5 5600X includes a Wraith CPU Cooler: You will need to add aftermarket cooling for the Ryzen 7 5800X, Ryzen 9 5900X and Ryzen 9 5950X. There is a range of great AiO water cooling and air cooling options in-stock now from top brands Corsair, Cooler Master, NZXT and more.
Motherboard BIOS updates required: Here at PB Tech, we've updated all our in-stock A520, B550 and X570 motherboards to the new BIOS for Ryzen 5000 CPU support. If you're upgrading your existing system, please be sure to check for the BIOS update ahead of installation.
The goto DDR4 Ram speed is 3200MHz+: With the right motherboard, the new Ryzen 5000 range supports fast RAM speeds, there are some excellent RAM kits available right now at 3200MHz - 3600MHz, with new high-end kits at 4000MHz coming soon.
With no integrated graphics within, these new AMD Ryzen 5, 7 & 9 processors are aimed directly at the high-end content creator or gamer. A favourite amongst the new range is likely to be the new Ryzen 5 5600X, but with the Ryzen 7 5800X also being eligible for the Far Cry 6 game bonus offer, that could be enough to sway some games towards that higher spec'd option.
Fun times ahead, check out all the latest Ryzen at PB Tech today!