AMD Ryzen 16 core 5950X and 12 core 5900X are selling at their cheapest prices ever

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If you are looking to build a new system or upgrading your old Ryzen CPU, there is great news. The top-end 16 core Ryzen 9 5950X and the 12 core Ryzen 9 5900X are currently selling for amazing prices as they are both 31% off compared to their launch MSRPs of $799 and $549 respectively.

You can buy them at the links below:

Both these chips are the best processors available for AMD's Socket AM4 platform. Here are the full specifications of the two processors:

Ryzen 9 5950X

  • Architecture: Zen 3

  • 16 cores , 32 threads

  • L2 Cache: 8MB, L3 Cache: 64MB

  • Max. Boost Clock: Up to 4.9GHz, Base Clock: 3.4GHz

  • Default TDP: 105W

  • Thermal Solution (PIB): Not included

Ryzen 9 5900X

  • Architecture: Zen 3
  • 12 cores, 24 threads
  • L2 Cache: 6MB, L3 Cache: 64MB
  • Max. Boost Clock: Up to 4.8GHz, Base Clock: 3.7GHz

  • Default TDP: 105W

  • Thermal Solution (PIB): Not included

Since these are many-core CPUs with a 105W TDP, a decent quality board with robust power delivery is required. Hence, it is recommended to not pair these CPUs on A520 and cheaper B550 motherboards.

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