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AMD CEO On Crytpo

CNBC interviewed AMD CEO Lisa Su and cryptocurrency is the hot topic. Amongst the cyptocurrency talk she reveals CPU sales tripled on Amazon and Newegg, and double digit growth in video cards over last years Black Friday. In Best Buy they had 2 of the top 3 gaming towers she …

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AM4 Socket Supported Through 2020

This Hothardware story notes that OverclockersUK had a stream with AMD’s James Prior where it was revealed that Socket AM4 will have new CPUs through 2020. I’m certainly glad we are upgrading to this socket at Game Republik. While this is not new information, it is nevertheless welcome news to …

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Playerunknown Battlegrounds Patch 20 Optimized 6 Core+ CPU Performance

If you are like me you are playing a lot of Playerunknown Battlegrounds. Of course I also own a gaming center. Patch 20 of PUBG includes optimizations for performance for 6 or more core CPUs. My center only has 6 cores or more so great news for those of us …

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper Review Roundup

Vortez-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Review – The HEDT King?Hot Hardware-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X And 1920X Review: Unleashing The Multi-Threaded BeastLegit Reviews-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and Threadripper 1920X Processor ReviewTech Report-Here’s a sneak peek at our Ryzen Threadripper resultsAnandtech-The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and 1920X Review: CPUs on SteroidsPC Gamer-The AMD …

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Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Pre-Order

Pre-order here if you want a shiny new Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. Ok, yeah, you also might want to find a motherboard. $999.99 is all it will cost you. That is more than I have ever spent on a CPU.

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Threadripper August Release Dates Revealed

Anandtech reports that AMD’s Threadripper 1900X class CPUs will be coming this August with two drop dates. The news at the top of the hour is the date at which AMD is making Threadripper and associated TR4 based motherboards available at retail: August 10th. This is expected to be a …

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Threadripper 1950X Performance First Look

Our friends at Hot Hardware thankfully have a first look at Ryzen Threadripper 1950X performance! We want to underscore the fact that this is a very early prototype system from Alienware, and while the Threadripper 1950X performance metrics you’ll see on the pages ahead won’t change much when the chips …

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Threadripper In Pictures

Anandtech has posted some pics of Threadripper. Yes, they are laser etched with the review sites name on it. Jealous!

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Threadripper Cooler Details

AMD has a post on finding a cooler for Threadripper. Of course AMD will be providing a bracket that works with a number of watercoolers. A compatible list is here. It’s super simple: included with every AMD Ryzen Threadripper CPU is a free mounting bracket that enables compatibility with a …

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Ultimate Boost for High-End Desktop Market With Aug. 10 Availability of 16- and 12-Core Ryzen™ Threadripper™ Processors

Area-51 Threadripper™ Edition from Alienware and More Than 90 Retailers and System Integrators offer Immediate Pre-Order Opportunities Worldwide Sunnyvale, Calif. 7/30/2017 ​The reenergizing of the high-end desktop (HEDT) market is much closer today with the announcement by AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) of Ryzen™ Threadripper™ global pre-order availability, with an Aug. 10th on-shelf date …

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