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2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ Desktop Processor now available.

The 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ is here: A high performance desktop processor featuring Precision Boost 2 technology with higher clock speeds, faster memory, and lower latency all built on industry leading 12 nanometer technology to enable incredible gaming experiences.

The 2nd Gen Ryzen processor’s advanced SenseMI¹ technologies give you more performance than ever before. In combination with Precision Boost 2 technology, XFR 2 uses the intelligence of the processor to detect premium cooling² and deliver more performance in real world workloads.

AMD 400-Series motherboards are ready for all Ryzen desktop processors out of the box, and feature design updates tailored for enthusiasts, such as Precision Boost Overdrive³ for enhanced performance with AMD Ryzen 2000X Series processors. Look for the “AMD Ryzen™ Desktop 2000 Ready” badge on the motherboard box.

AMD 300-Series motherboards are compatible with 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ desktop processors with a simple firmware (BIOS) update4.

Game. Stream. Design. Create. Bring your imagination to life with the intelligent 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ desktop processor.

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 ¹ AMD SenseMI technology is built into all Ryzen processors, but specific features and their enablement may vary by product and platform.
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² AMD defines premium processor cooling as a combination of ambient temperature and thermal solution that results in processor temperatures below 60 degrees Celsius while the CPU is processing the system workload. GD-118
³ Precision Boost Overdrive requires a 2nd Gen Ryzen 2000X series processor with AMD 400-series chipset motherboard. Because Precision Boost Overdrive enables operation of the processor outside of specifications and in excess of factory settings, use of the feature invalidates the AMD product warranty and may also void warranties offered by the system manufacturer or retailer. GD-128
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