10/3/19 Ryzen 3900X Supply Problem Over?

The 12 cores Ryzen 3900X supply has been super tight ever since it was launched on July 7, 2019. Frequently out of stock at all the retailers, and whenever it came into stock, they are sold very quickly. PCWorld even wrote an article about how Ryzen 3900X has been “out of stock since August 15,… Continue reading 10/3/19 Ryzen 3900X Supply Problem Over?

9/27/19 AdoredTV Comes to the Rescue, the Mystery of the Zen 2 6 Cores Chiplets

Jim at AdoredTV posted a much welcomed YouTube video called “AMD's Make or Break”. He had been taking a break from posting videos, as well as reserving such videos to patreons only. So when he put out this video, it was much appreciated! In this video, Jim went through some likely calculations of the yield… Continue reading 9/27/19 AdoredTV Comes to the Rescue, the Mystery of the Zen 2 6 Cores Chiplets

9/21/19 Ryzen 3950X and 3rd Gen Threadripper to Launch in November, Implications

On 9/20/19 AMD twitted that Ryzen 3950X (16 cores) and 3rd Gen Threadripper will launch in November 2019, in volume. They also posted an image of Threadripper with text saying “premiering with 24 cores”. This lead to quite a reaction on the web. First thoughts were of some disappointment. 3950X was originally slated for September… Continue reading 9/21/19 Ryzen 3950X and 3rd Gen Threadripper to Launch in November, Implications