AMD Ryzen 9 7950X release date prediction, price and where to buy
Wondering where to get the flagship AMD Ryzen 9 7950X when it releases? Well, look no further.
AMD is expected to release its Ryzen 7000 series processors as well as its AM5 motherboards at the end of September. The Zen 4 architecture packs four processors, and our processor of choice today is the Ryzen 9 7950X. Here’s our ‘where to buy’, including AMD Ryzen 9 7950X release date predictions and pricing.
The Ryzen 9 7950X is AMD’s flagship Zen 4 processor, the 7950X promises performance we’ve never seen before. With its massively increased multi-core performance and IPC increases, we’re sure it won’t disappoint. This CPU is top spec.
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X Release Date Prediction
The Ryzen 9 7950X release date is September 29, 2022.
AMD plans to launch the 7950X alongside the other three Ryzen 7000 series CPUs September 27, 2022. On the same day, Intel unveils its 13th generation “Raptor Lake” processors.
We don’t think it’s a coincidence, as Intel beat AMD to the position the last time the CPUs were launched.
Check out our article “AMD Pushes Release of Ryzen 7000 Series to September 27” if you want to know more about the subject.
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X Price Prediction
According to recent leaks, the Ryzen 9 7950X is expected to cost around US$820. However, these prices are only preliminary, they could very well be subject to change. We hope so because it seems quite expensive.
Pricing was leaked by a Canadian retailer earlier in the week, leaving consumers worried about high Ryzen processor costs this time around. However, this was only a direct conversion from CAD to USD.
Ryzen 9 7950X Specifications
The Ryzen 9 7950X is designed to be hands down the best of the best. The 7950X has a core count of 16 cores and 32 threads, it will also have a high base frequency of 4.5 GHz and a boost clock speed of 5.7 GHz.
The 7950X also has a whopping 170W TDP (65W more than any Zen 3 CPU in the Ryzen 5000 series). As for cache, the Ryzen 9 7950X comes with 80MB total, 64MB of L3 and 16MB of L2 (1MB per core).
Ryzen 9 7950X where to buy?
So where to buy a Ryzen 9 7950X? We’ve put together a list of retailers that will stock the 7950X when it’s released.
Ryzen 9 7950X Preorder
Here are the places where you can buy a 7950X.
Other useful pages where to buy and pre-order
Here are some of our other “Where to Buy” pages if you can’t find what you’re looking for here.
So that’s about it for our Ryzen 9 7950X where to buy page. We are eagerly awaiting the release of the AMD Zen 4 7000 series processors as they are said to bring performance increases like we have never seen before.
You can rest assured that we’ll be putting the new Zen 4 processors through their paces when we get our hands on them.
When will the Ryzen 9 7950X be released?
The Ryzen 9 7950X release date, according to recent leaks, will be September 27, 2022. On the same day, Intel plans to announce its “Raptor Lake” processors.
Ryzen 9 7950X price?
The Ryzen 9 7950X is expected to cost around $890-$800 USD. However, this is only a preliminary price. Canadian retailer PC-Canada accidentally posted fictitious products depicting the Zen 4 series of processors on its website.
The Ryzen 9 7950X was listed at $890. But we are confident that the price will be reduced to around US$800.