AMD announces Ryzen 9000 Series Processors based on Zen 5 cores

AMD Ryzen 9000 Series Processors Price in Nepal
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Advanced Micro Devices, commonly known as AMD has unveiled new desktop processors based on the Zen 5 architecture. Dubbed the Ryzen 9000Granite Ridge. Here in this article, we’ll get into the specs, features, and expected price of the AMD Ryzen 9000 Series Processors in Nepal.

AMD Rzyen 9000 Series Processors Overview:

Zen 5 Cores

Thanks to the new Zen 5 architecture, the Ryzen 9000 Series chips come with up to 12 high-performance CPU cores accompanied by 24 threads and 50% more-on-chip L3 cache memory over the last-generation Zen 4 siblings. AMD claims an exceptional performance for 3D modeling, design, and animations via super-fast single-threaded and multi-threaded performance. 

New X870 nd X870E Motherboards

With new processors, AMD has also brought new motherboards— X870 and X870E. These new things come with 44 total PCle lanes and direct-to-processor PCle 5.0 NVMe connectivity. The latter has a different formation with 24 PCle 5.0 lanes alongside 16 dedicated lanes for graphics. It is said to provide twice the bandwidth speed, thanks to PCe 5.0 direct-to-processor storage and graphics care being active simultaneously. You also get support for PCIe® 5.0, DDR5, USB4, and WiFi 7 support.

Four new processors

Under the Ryzen 9000 Granite Ridge Series, we have four processors: Ryzen 9 9950X, Ryzen 9 9900X, Ryzen 7 9700X, and Ryzen 5 9600X. Obviously, the Ryzen 9 9950X is the top dog here with 170W of TDP and 5.7GHz of boost clock frequency. As always, AMD has compared it to the competition, the Core i9-14900K. It is 56% faster in productivity applications while the gaming side is just 4 to 23% better.

AMd Ryzen 9 9950HX vs Intel i9 14900K

Do note that the tests were done on default power profiles with a high-end X/Z series board, DDR5 6,000 RAM.  And for the other processors of the 9000 Series, let’s have a look at this table.

Model Cores / Threads Boost / Base Frequency Total Cache PCle TDP
AMD Ryzen 9 9950X 16 / 32 Up to 5.7 GHz /

4.3 GHz

80MB Gen 5 170W
AMD Ryzen 9 9900X 12 / 24 Up to 5.6 GHz /

4.4 GHz

76MB Gen 5 120W
AMD Ryzen 7 9700X 8 / 16 Up to 5.5 GHz /

3.8 GHz

40MB Gen 5 65W
AMD Ryzen 5 9600X 6 / 12 Up to 5.4 GHz /

3.9 GHz

38MB Gen 5 65W

AMD Ryzen 9000 Series Processor Price in Nepal and Availability

The company has not unveiled the price of the AMD Ryzen 9000 Series price yet. However, these processors will be available from July 2024. We’ll update the article with pricing info as soon as it surfs around the internet.

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