AMD’s Threadripper 3990x is still – sadly – the cheapest 64-core CPU you can buy

With new Zen 3 processors expected to be launched before the end of 2021, AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper 3990X, the firm’s mighty 64-core (128-thread) processor, has received an unwelcome price bump that pushed its price back to almost its original suggested retail price of $3,999.

Not bad for a product launched in February 2020. Newegg sells it – with a limit of two per customer – for $3949.99, far lower than Microcenter’s shocking $4999.99 price tag for the same product.

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Best Laptop Processors of 2022
Processor

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[FPS Benchmarks] ARK: Survival Evolved on AMD Radeon RX 6800M and RX 6600M – the RX 6800M is way faster
ARK: Survival Evolved

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[FPS Benchmarks] Apex Legends on AMD Radeon RX 6800M and RX 6600M – RX 6800M is 46% faster on Max details
Apex Legends

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Intel Core i9-12900K vs. AMD Ryzen 9 5950X: Flagship CPUs, tested
Intel Core i9-12900K

Intel’s 12th-gen Alder Lake processors are ushering in a new era of desktop computing. It’s the first time we’re seeing Read more

Intel Core i5-12600K vs. AMD Ryzen 5 5600X: Midrange CPUs, compared
Intel Core i5-12600K

There’s an understandable excitement around comparisons of top chips, like the Intel Core i9-12900K vs. AMD Ryzen 5950X, but for Read more

[Comparison] AMD Ryzen 7 5800U vs Ryzen 5 5500U – We have a new #1 contender in the ULV space
AMD Ryzen

Processors are becoming quite powerful. Now, a 15W unit can output as much performance as a desktop model from previous Read more

Kingdel K15: Mini-PC launches with AMD Ryzen 5000 APUs up to the Ryzen 9 5900HX
Mini-PC

Kingdel has brought another mini-PC to market. This time, the company has integrated AMD Ryzen 5000 APUs with 15 W Read more

[Preliminary] Apple M1 Max vs AMD Ryzen 7 5800H – similar raw performance
Apple M1 Max vs AMD Ryzen

Continuing the coverage of the new M1 Pro and M1 Max SoC’s, today we have the scores of the M1 Read more

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5975WX emerges on Geekbench; non-Pro Threadripper 5000 processors may be cancelled
Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5975WX

The Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5975WX has turned up on Geekbench with 32 cores and 64 threads. The Chagall processor has Read more

Microsoft and AMD issue fixes for Windows 11 Ryzen slowdown
AMD ryzen 7

Microsoft and AMD have launched patches for the latter’s Ryzen processors, which should resolve the issues suffered by users since Read more

Halo Infinite PC version, AMD and Razer partnerships detailed
Halo Infinite PC

Even though most of the Halo series is now on PC, Halo Infinite will mark the first time in series Read more