Updated: 01/31/2019 by Computer Hope
Logo: AMD Ryzen.

Ryzen is a line of CPUs designed by AMD, first released in February 2017. Ryzen CPUs operate on the Zen microarchitecture and use the AM4 socket type.

The Ryzen line is a direct competitor to Intel Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 processors, designed for high-end gaming, video editing and broadcasting, and general productivity.


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