Thursday, April 13, 2017
Worldwide Release of AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop Processors for Gamers and Creators Marks Arrival of Market’s Highest-Performance 6-Core Processor
Following the global release of award-winning AMD Ryzen 7 desktop processors in March, AMD today launched all four models of its new high-performance AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor, introducing disruptive levels of compute performance at a variety of price points. AMD Ryzen 5 processors deliver immersive experiences and high performance innovation to gamers and creators worldwide, with up to 87% more performance when comparing the AMD Ryzen 5 1600X to the Intel flagship Core i5 model, the 7600K1. Featuring outstanding multitasking capabilities, AMD SenseMI Technology, and the powerful and efficient new "Zen" core architecture, AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processors adapt to individual needs with incredible responsiveness and performance.