AMD Launches Ryzen 9000 Series Processors

Sumedha Sen

AMD introduced its Ryzen 9000 series processors for gaming PCs.

The new Ryzen 9000 series of desktop processors are based on the AM5 platform with support for technologies like PCIe 5.0 and DDR5.

The lineup includes the flagship Ryzen 9 9950X processor with 16 cores/32 threads with up to 5.7 GHz clock speed, all within a thermal design power (TPD) of 170W

Ryzen 9 9950X is said to have a higher graphics bandwidth, and AI acceleration capability with up to 56 percent higher performance on benchmarks like Blender.

AMD has also introduced two new processors within the Ryzen 5000 series – the Ryzen 9 5900XT and the Ryzen 7 5800XT.