AMD to Launch 10 Ryzen CPUs in April: Ryzen 7 5800X3D, and 9 Budget Zen 3 + Zen 2 Chips Priced Under $200

AMD is poised to go all-out in April with a plan to launch as many as 10 different Ryzen processors across the budget segment. The most obvious SKU is the Ryzen 7 5800X3D which will launch on the 20th of April with a market price of $449. The rest of the chips are all aimed at dislodging Intel’s newfound place among the budget DIY crowd. We’ve got nine processors, five based on the Zen 3 core architecture, and the remaining four retaining the older Zen 2 core.

Officially, these chips will be priced in the $100-300 range, but retailers are almost certainly going to offer additional discounts, especially on the $299 Ryzen 7 5700X and the $199 Ryzen 5 5600. These two are likely going to retail for $250 and $160-180, with Microcenter further discounting them by a couple of dozen bucks. The remaining parts will also be getting price reductions a few weeks post-launch, just as we saw with Intel’s Alder Lake lineup.

According to WCCFTech, the Ryzen 7 5800X3D will be available for purchase starting from the 20th of April. The Ryzen 7 5700X, 5600, 5500, 4600G, 4500, and 4100 will launch on the 4th of April while the Ryzen 7 5700, 5100, and 4700 will arrive around the same time.

  • AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D – 20th April (Availability)
  • AMD Ryzen 5700X/5600/5500/4600G/4500/4100 – 4th April (Availability)
  • AMD Ryzen 5700/5100/4700 – April (Availability)

Out of these, only the Ryzen 5 4600G will feature an integrated GPU. It’s essentially a rebrand of the Ryzen 5 Pro 4600G. The rest of the 4000 series Zen 2 parts will be based on repurposed Renoir dies with the iGPUs disabled. As such, expect worse gaming performance than the stock Zen 2 “Matisse” processors on account of the reduced L3 cache.

CPU NameCores/ThreadsBase ClockBoost ClockCache (L2+L3)TDPPrice (MSRP)
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X16/323.4 GHz4.9 GHz72 MB105W$799 US
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X12/243.7 GHz4.8 GHz70 MB105W$549 US
AMD Ryzen 9 590012/243.0 GHz4.7 GHz64 MB65W$499 US?
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D8/163.4 GHz4.5 GHz64 MB + 32 MB105W$449 US
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X8/163.8 GHz4.7 GHz36 MB105W$449 US
AMD Ryzen 7 58008/163.4 GHz4.6 GHz32 MB65W$399 US?
AMD Ryzen 7 5700X8/163.4 GHz4.6 GHz36 MB65W$299 US
AMD Ryzen 7 57008/163.4 GHz4.5 GHz20 MB65WTBD
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X6/123.7 GHz4.6 GHz35 MB65W$299 US
AMD Ryzen 5 56006/123.5 GHz4.4 GHz35 MB65W$199 US
AMD Ryzen 5 55006/123.6 GHz4.2 GHz19 MB65W$159 US
AMD Ryzen 5 51004/8TBDTBDTBD65WTBD
AMD Ryzen 7 47008/163.6 GHz4.4 GHz20 MB65WTBD
AMD Ryzen 5 4600G6/12TBDTBD11 MB65W$154 US
AMD Ryzen 5 45006/123.6 GHz4.1 GHz11 MB65W$129 US
AMD Ryzen 3 41004/83.8 GHz4.0 GHz6 MB65W$ 99 US

Areej Syed

Processors, PC gaming, and the past. I have written about computer hardware for over seven years with over 5000 published articles. I started during engineering college and haven't stopped since. On the side, I play RPGs like Baldur's Gate, Dragon Age, Mass Effect, Divinity, and Fallout. Contact: areejs12@hardwaretimes.com.
Back to top button