AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Review

AMD is blurring the lines between mainstream desktop CPUs and so-called high-end desktop units (HEDTs), thanks to more powerful chips like the 16-core Ryzen 9 5950X ($749). Compare it to Intel’s closest options, such as the Core i9-10980XE Extreme Edition and other more expensive options, and certainly the HEDT Core X-Series, and the value contest … Read more

Intel Core i9-12900KS “Alder Lake” CPU Review

Introduction and pricing View gallery – 23 photos We spent about six months at Alder Lake, and Intel resumed the KS series, the last time with 9th Gen Core processors with the 9900KS. This boosts the performance of its Alder Lake architecture at the expense of an increased TDP as the base power has been … Read more

Ryzen 3000 processors are listed on the Ryzen 9 3900X list for €550

Euro prices for the new Ryzen 3000 processors from AMD are now actively listed. AMD already announced suggested retail prices in US dollars during the announcement, but exchange rates always confuse that a bit. We now see a Ryzen 9 3900X with twelve cores online for less than €550. As you know, all … Read more