AMD Ryzen 7 5800X processor REVEALED: Specs, features, price and release date

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The PS5 and the Xbox Series X are only a few short/long weeks away depending on how time is behaving for you at the moment.

It's not just console players who are getting new toys though, there's a lot of new PC tech coming out soon too.

In fact, we've just gotten a good look at the new AMD chips, and they all pretty spectacular.

In this article, we're going to focus on the AMD Ryzen 7 5800X. So, here's everything you need to know about the AMD Ryzen 7 5800X.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X specs

Let's not waste any time. Here are the specs for this processor:

  • Cores: 8
  • Threads: 16
  • Watts: 105W
  • Base Frequency: 3.8GHz
  • Boosted Frequency: 4.7GHz
  • Total Cache: 36MB
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The Ryzen 7 5800X offers a fairly decent boost over the 5 5600X, mainly in terms of wattage, but the small boosts all over the place will help a lot.

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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X features

AMD has said that all of the new Zen 3 chips offer a 19% higher instructions per clock than the Zen 2 processors.

With this being one of the lower-end chips, it won't offer the same boost as the 5900X or the 5950X, but you'll still get an impressive boost.

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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X release date

Every single one of the new AMD Ryzen range will be available to buy on the 5th of November.

That's less than a month away. That means you can get yourself one of these fancy new chips soon.

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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X price

The AMD Ryzen 7 5800X only costs $449. That's not a bad price at all given how much power you're getting.

Now, that should be about the same in the UK, but we'll have to wait for the official word from the company first.

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