Presented with a high-performance processor for PC in history — AMD Ryzen Threadripper
Manufacturers like the word «most», so his presence in the headlines of press releases is alarming: it is always possible to come up with the criteria by which a mediocre novelty is not just «the most», and even «the best». Unfortunately, if you look closely, it often turns out that it is «the tallest midget» or «the little giant». Today’s press release issued by AMD, can be considered an exception, since the word «most» in the headline, not just appropriate — it represents the main advantage of the presented products. Today, AMD finally unveiled the high-performance processor for personal computers in the entire history of their existence. This AMD processor Ryzen Threadripper. According to AMD, it «exceeds all expectations even the most demanding developers, researchers, prosumers and Amateurs multitasking games».
Since the announcement of AMD Ryzen Threadripper was multi-staged, to date, was already known almost all the technical details. Even the prices and launch date of AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X, 1920X and 1900X was named 10 days ago. In fact, the reason for today’s message was the beginning of sales of the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and 1920X. Model 1900X will be on sale August 31.
Recall that processors Ryzen Threadripper support a new platform SocketTR4, which has 64 lines PCIe, working with four-channel DDR4 memory and is equipped with an AMD SMT. Latest allows 16-core processor 1950X to run 32 thread, 12-core 1920X — 24, and 8-core 1900X — 16. Base frequency is 3.4, 3.5 and 3.8 GHz, respectively. In all cases, the increased frequency is 4.0 GHz, the XFR — 4.2 GHz. Note that the multiplier is unlocked, unleashing the hands of fans of the experiments with frequencies.
By the way, we already carry out our own testing AMD Ryzen Threadripper. The review will be ready in early next week. And yet boast a personalized souvenir that is received simultaneously with the test kit. These were released only 250 pieces. Our wears number 67.