AMD Ryzen 5 5900X ANNOUNCED with huge gains from Zen 2!

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On the 8th October AMD finally announced their 5000 CPU AMD series.

With four CPU products available from next month, AMD are already making their mark with these Zen 3 devices.

These are products that PC enthusiasts and others wanting to upgrade their existing builds to, so expect a lot of impressions and benchmarks in the coming weeks.


But the AMD 5900X looks to be the best bang-for-buck; here's why.


The 5900X will retail for $549, with UK pricing coming soon. For the improvements featured during the AMD event, the price sets the stage for some fantastic frame rates, especially if someone is upgrading from a previous AMD CPU.


The 5900X has some huge improvements, such as:

  • 3.7GHz with a turbo boost up to 4.8GHz
  • 105W Wattage
  • 12 Cores
  • 32 Threads

Release Date

As with other AMD 5000 CPU announced, the 5900X is slated to be released on November 5th.