AMD Ryzen 7 5800X CPU
The AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Unlocked Desktop Processor has been sold out for quite some time due to the semiconductor shortage, but you can get one for $449.99 shipped today only. This CPU boasts a remarkable 19% IPC increase over the prior generation in PC workloads, since the “Zen 3” architecture pushes gaming and content creation performance leadership to a new level. Product page. Read more for a hands-on build video and additional information.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor
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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor
  • AMD's fastest 8 core processor for mainstream desktop, with 16 procesing threads. OS Support-Windows 10 64-Bit Edition
  • Can deliver elite 100-plus FPS performance in the world's most popular games
  • Cooler not included, high-performance cooler recommended
  • 4.7 GHz Max Boost, unlocked for overclocking, 36 MB of cache, DDR-3200 support
  • For the advanced Socket AM4 platform, can support PCIe 4.0 on X570 and B550 motherboards

AMD’s “Zen 3” architecture also reduces latency from accelerated core and cache communication, thus doubling the directly accessible L3 cache per core while delivering up to 2.8X more performance-per-watt versus the competition. Already have an AMD 500 series motherboard? They are ready for AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors with a simple BIOS update.

Our commitment with each generation of our Ryzen processors has been to build the best PC processors in the world. The new AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors extend our leadership from IPC4, power efficiency2 to single-core5, multi-core performance1 and gaming. Today, we are extremely proud to deliver what our community and customers have come to expect from Ryzen processors – dominant multi-core1 and single-core performance and true gaming leadership,” said Saeid Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, client business unit, AMD.