Help Me Choose: AMD® Processors

AMD Ryzen Processors

Discover a new form of strength that’s powerful in purpose and efficient in design with the new AMD Ryzen processor, featuring AMD SenseMI technology with processor-level machine learning that adapts to your needs. With up to 8 cores for powerful multitasking and a newly designed, efficient architecture with incredible responsiveness and performance, the groundbreaking AMD Ryzen processor delivers computing breakthroughs for visionary creators and steadfast explorers.

AMD SenseMI Technology

Processor-level machine learning that anticipates your needs, to optimize performance.

Pure Power: Optimizes power draw for any workload to minimize power consumption, reduce system heat, and decrease noise.
Precision Boost: Adjusts clockspeed on the fly without pausing work, to optimize performance to the demands of your game or app.
Extended Frequency Range (XFR ): When paired with a premium cooling solution, get extra performance boosts that are fully automated with no user input required.
Neural Net Prediction: Optimizes performance by preparing the most efficient process pathways for your app or game.
Smart Prefetch: Learns how your applications access their own data and prepares it in advance to enable peak performance.

AMD Ryzen™ 7

AMD Ryzen™ 7
1800X

 

 

AMD Ryzen™ 7
1700X

 

 

AMD Ryzen™ 7
1700

 

 

Precision Boost Frequency4.0 GHz3.8 GHz3.7 GHz
# of CPU Cores888
# of Threads161616
Cache20MB20MB20MB
TDP959565
SenseMI• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
AMD Ryzen™ 5

AMD Ryzen™ 5
1600X

 

 

AMD Ryzen™ 5
1600

 

 

AMD Ryzen™ 5
1500X

 

 

AMD Ryzen™ 5
1400

 

 

Precision Boost Frequency4.0 GHz3.6 GHz3.7 GHz3.4 GHz
# of CPU Cores6644
# of Threads121288
Cache19MB19MB18MB10MB
TDP95656565
SenseMI• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch
• Pure Power
• Precision Boost
• Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
• Neural Net Prediction
• Smart Prefetch

Which processor is best for me?
The AMD A-Series APU delivers advanced features designed to boost productivity, enhance multimedia, and improve energy efficiency for a premium PC experience. Enjoy a superior online gaming experience and seamless streaming video – at home, or on the go. Stream premium content video smoother than ever before, with upscaling for next-generation Ultra HD displays. Plus innovative features that enable new content management tools, enhanced security and long battery life.

Technical Specifications:
TechnologyAMD FX™AMD A12AMD A10AMD A9AMD A6AMD E2​
Vulkan™ and DirectX®12 with Multiadapter SupportX
​Frame Rate Target ControlXX
AMD Eyefinity TechnologyXX
AMD Dual GraphicsXXX
​AMD Gaming Evolved Client Real-time Record and PlayXXX
​Virtual Super ResolutionXXXX
​AMD FreeSync™ TechnologyXXXX
​VP9 Streaming Decode​FHD​FHD​FHD​HDHDHD
Native HEVC DecodeUHDUHDUHDFHDFHDFHD
​AMD Radeon Graphics Core Next​R7​R7​R5R5R4R2
​AMD Perfect Picture with AMD Steady VideoXXXXXX
​Native 4K Display SupportXXXXXX
​AMD Turbo CoreXXXXXX
AMD Start Now TechnologyXXXXXX
7th Generation
ModelRadeon™ BrandCPU Frequency(Max/Base)
FX-9800PR73.6 / 2.7 GHz
A12-9700PR73.4 / 2.5 GHz
A9-9400R5 ​3.5 / 2.9 GHz
Previous Generations
ModelRadeon™ BrandCPU Frequency (Max/Base)
FX-8800PR7Up to 3.4GHz
A10-8700PR6Up to 3.2GHz
A8-7410R5Up to 2.5GHz
A6-6310R4Up to 2.4GHz
E2-6110R2Up to 1.5GHz