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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz Processor Review


AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz Processor Review

AMD is back in the desktop CPU game with its Ryzen family of processors, thanks to successes with per-core performance and energy efficiency brought about by its “Zen” micro-architecture. The company launched its Ryzen processor family with the top-end Ryzen 7 series, which consists of eight-core models that start at $329 and go all the way up to $499. These chips do manage to make you think twice before choosing an Intel Core i7-7700K quad-core chip, and makes the Core i7 “Broadwell-E” series look terrible, all the way up to the $1,199 i7-6900K. Ahead of Summer 2017, when PC gamers hit stores for hardware upgrades, AMD is launching a new line of Ryzen processors at price points targeting them, with the new Ryzen 5 series… at techPowerUp!