Building a new PC this holiday season? Start with this powerful processor and build around it to ensure you have amazing performance and 100+ FPS in your games every time. The price is the lowest we've seen thanks to Black Friday.
The Ryzen 9 3900X is a cracking CPU, allowing you to do pretty much everything on your PC. From video editing and intense gaming to enthusiast leaderboard competitions, this processor can almost do it all. So long as you pair it with one of these motherboards.
While Intel's 12th Gen CPUs earned positive reviews from several outlets, many polled Windows Central readers believe that Intel merely closed the gap with AMD and Apple. Additionally, almost a third of readers believe Intel still lags behind its competitors.
An optional update for Windows 11 includes a long list of fixes and improvements. Among those is a fix that addresses an L3 caching issue that hurts the performance of AMD Ryzen CPUs running Windows 11.
The most recent Insider build of Windows 11 addresses a performance bug that affects PCs with AMD processors. The fix could make its way to general availability as early as this week, according to a previous report.
Looking for a new laptop, but you'd prefer to have something powered by AMD Ryzen rather than Intel? The choice isn't as wide, but fortunately, there are some excellent notebooks out there from which to choose.
The motherboard is the heart of your PC, connecting your CPU, RAM, GPU, storage, and all other devices together, allowing the OS to communicate between components. Here are the best motherboards for the AMD Ryzen 5 3600.
This is a great CPU at this price. It has eight physical cores and 16 processing threads, which makes it powerful enough for even your heavy workloads. It also already comes with the Wraith Prism Cooler, which saves you the hassle of buying a separate one and makes this processor good to go.
Thunderbolt 3 is usually found on an Intel-based PC, but not exclusively. If you're building a rig powered by AMD Ryzen or Threadripper, you can get Thunderbolt 3, albeit from a very limited number of parts.
AMD announced the Ryzen 5000 series of processors, based on Zen 3. The new family of processors includes the Ryzen 5 5600X, Ryzen 7 5800X, Ryzen 9 5900X, and Ryzen 9 5950X. Here's everything you need to know about them, as well as the new 5000G APUs.
AMD laptops bring a lot of power to the table, literally. You only see max AMD performance when plugged into an AC outlet instead of running on battery. Is that practice OK, though, and could Intel get away with it as well? Let’s talk about how laptops are changing.