AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Package Images Surface

AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Package Images Surface

Last week AMD announced plans to start offering its Ryzen Threadripper Pro 5000WX-series workstation-grade processors at retail later this year. And today the first pictures of their packages were published. The images may imply that AMD’s latest workstation CPUs with up to 64 cores are coming to retail rather sooner than later.  AMD’s Threadripper Pro 5000WX-series will come…

Shed a Tear for HEDT: AMD's Official Threadripper Pro Pricing Marks the End of an Era

Shed a Tear for HEDT: AMD’s Official Threadripper Pro Pricing Marks the End of an Era

(Image credit: Tom’s Hardware) AMD shared its official pricing with us for its Threadripper Pro 5000 WX-series processors, at the same time effectively marking the end of what we would consider the company’s traditional HEDT lineup — AMD isn’t releasing non-Pro Threadripper processors anymore.   AMD originally announced the Threadripper Pro chips back in March,…

AMD's monster 64-core Threadripper 5000 CPU could power your next DIY PC build

AMD’s new 64-core Threadripper Pro CPU is now on sale – but you may need to take out a loan to afford it

With AMD recently confirming wider availability of the Threadripper Pro, distributors have rushed to start selling the first Threadripper 5995WX online. The 64-core monster CPU was unveiled back in March 2022, alongside a 32-core and a 24-core part with Lenovo and Dell having announced workstations based on this new Zen 3 processor family. A search…

AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Tested, Up to 35% Faster Than Zen 2 Counterparts

AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Tested, Up to 35% Faster Than Zen 2 Counterparts

Puget Systems recently tested AMD’s new Ryzen Threadripper Pro 5000WX CPUs in several professional applications and found performance to be substantially better in most workloads compared to the older Ryzen Threadripper 3000 series. Several Intel chips were also tested, including the Xeon W 3000 series and i9-12900K. In the multi-core heavy applications, Threadripper 5000 dominated…