AMD just launched the world’s fastest high-end desktop processor
November 10, 2019

Unmatched performance with no compromises.

AMD has just announced the 24-core AMD Ryzen Theadripper 3960X and the 32-core AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X which will be available worldwide on November 25, 2019. These third-generation AMD Ryzen processors offer a 7 nm core architecture, boasting up to 88 PCIe® 4.0 lanes and 144MB cache with extraordinary power efficiency.

“With our 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors, AMD is once again raising the performance bar significantly for creators, developers, and PC enthusiasts,” said Saied Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, AMD Client Compute. “3rd Gen Ryzen Threadripper processors combine leadership performance and energy efficiency to create the ultimate high-end desktop solution. We are extremely excited to expand our leadership high-end desktop processor family and deliver the world’s fastest processors.”

Designed for intensive workloads and multiple content creation, the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X is offering the following improvements:

  • Up to 90% faster performance in Cinebench R20 nT
  • Up to 47% more performance in Adobe Premiere  
  • Up to 49% more performance in V-Ray
  • Up to 43% more performance in Chromium Release 78 Compile 
  • Up to 36% more performance in Unreal Engine

Debuting with the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Theadripper processors is the new socket sTRX4 that are optimized for long-term scalability on the Ryzen platform and offers 4x more bandwidth to the chipset.

Also joining the announcement of the Theadripper is the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X that is dubbed as the fastest 16-core consumer desktop processor along with the AMD Athlon 3000G, the only unlocked processor in its segment.

by Victor Philip Ortiz
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff. Passionate for all things tech - you’ll normally find him tinkering with the latest gadgets and computer peripherals. He is an avid collector of Blu-ray discs and occasionally plays on his Xbox.
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