Nope, AMD isn’t raising prices on the Ryzen 9 7950X3D

AMD announced pricing and availability for the Ryzen 9 7950X3D, Ryzen 9 7900X3D, and Ryzen 7 7800X3D on Tuesday. The two Ryzen 9 chips arrive on February 28th, while the Ryzen 7 7800X3D arrives later on April 6th. More importantly, the flagship doesn’t come with a price increase.

Ryzen™ 7000 Series Processors with AMD 3D V-Cache™ Technology Pricing and Availability

The suggested retail price is $700, $600, and $450 for the Ryzen 9 7950X3D, Ryzen 9 7900X3D, and Ryzen 7 7800X3D, respectively. The Ryzen 9 7950X3D is offered at the same base price Ryzen 9 7950X, while the Ryzen 7800X3D is $50 more expensive than the now available Ryzen 7 7700X. The Ryzen 9 7900X3D carries a price increase, too, from $40 to $50.

Although the two Ryzen 9 models don’t come with a price increase over AMD’s suggested prices, they are more expensive. AMD’s Zen 4 processors saw poor salesresulting in the Ryzen 9 7950X selling for $550 to $600 and the Ryzen 9 7900X selling for nearly $400.

This shift almost boosts the core Ryzen 7000 processors at lower prices. AMD hasn’t made any official announcements, but we don’t expect prices to go up again once the 3D V-Cache processors are here.

These have been highly anticipated processors from AMD since the company It was announced at the beginning of the year. the 3D V-Cache technology Behind the chips, the last generation Ryzen 7 5800X3D led the way to topping the charts with the name The best game processor You can buy, and it will continue to be around even as next-gen processors do the rounds.

Ryzen 9 7950X3D Ryzen 9 7900X3D Ryzen 7 7800X3D
cores/threads 16/32 12/24 8/16
base/hour reinforcement 4.2GHz / 5.7GHz 4.4GHz / 5.6GHz 4.XGHz / 5GHz
Cache size 144 MB 140 MB 104 MB
force pull 120 watts 120 watts 120 watts

But this time is different. In the previous generation, AMD only released one processor with 3D V-Cache. The company is expanding the technology into its lineup now, packing the Ryzen 9 7950X3D 3D V-Cache along with the full 16 Zen 4 cores seen on the core processor.

AMD claims the flagship Ryzen 9 7950X3D processor is up to 24% faster than Intel Core i9-13900K processor in games, as well as anywhere from 4% to 52% faster in productivity apps. The latter was the previous generation’s Achilles’ heel, with the Ryzen 7 5800X3D being beaten by other processors outside of gaming (read our Ryzen 7 5800X3D review for more).

This processor, according to AMD, is designed to counter the problems of the previous generation. However, gaming remains the main focus. Compared to the previous generation, AMD says the Ryzen 7 7800X3D is up to 30% faster and says gamers can expect an average increase of 15%.

Although it is clear that AMD leads the list The best processorsWe’ll have to wait until we get our hands on these processors to test them out for ourselves. as we are Recently seen with the Ryzen 5 7600AMD’s cheaper Ryzen 7000 processors can have unexpectedly high performance.

The new processors are included in AMD’s Ryzen 7000 gaming bundle offer as well, which offers a free digital code for the upcoming. Star Wars Jedi Survivor. Although the promotion continued, so was this game Recently until late April After its original release in March.

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