Quick Answer: Should I Wait For The New AMD CPU?

Should I buy 3700x or wait?

IF you have the ability to wait then I’d just wait, even if they don’t release in the time you wait, prices should drop on the 3700x.

Personally I will wait for new gen GPU, but actual Zen 2 CPU are enough powerful to buy them now.

But if you want a computer this year then yes go with a 3600 or 3700x..

How much will AMD 4000 series cost?

According to the slide, the purported MSRPs for the Ryzen 7 Pro 4750G, Ryzen 5 Pro 4650G and Ryzen 3 Pro 4350G are $309, $209 and $149, respectively. CompSource’s prices are up to 18% higher.

How much longer will am4 be supported?

Either way, AMD has made good on its 2016 promise of continuing support the AM4 socket through 2020, and likely into 2021 at this point.

Will the Ryzen 3600 price drop?

There’s likely to be some wiggle room on Ryzen 5 3600 pricing come Black Friday, so make sure to keep a close eye on this one. We’ve seen this chip drop as low as $165 in the past, and frankly anything around that mark is well worth it.

Is Zen 3 going to be am4?

AMD’s Robert Hallock has confirmed that the upcoming AMD Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 processors will be compatible with Socket AM4 as long as the motherboard features an X570 or B550 chipset. Zen 3 will not support older chipsets owing to lower space on the EEPROM of these motherboards.

Is it worth waiting for Ryzen 5000?

However, whether or not you can class the jump from 3000 series to 5000 series as ‘good value’ is yet to be fully established. If you’re in the market for your first gaming PC, I’d probably recommend waiting for the launch of Ryzen 5000 and seeing how much the Ryzen 3000 series CPUs drop in price.

Is Intel or AMD better 2020?

AMD takes the lead on the mid-range CPU bracket too, with the Ryzen 7 3700X smashing the Core i7-9700K in general. The Intel Core i7-9700K is by no means a slouch, and it is regarded as one of the best for gaming. Despite this, the 3700X has twice as many threads and still comes out cheaper than its Intel counterpart.

What is the best AMD CPU right now?

Best Gaming CPUs for 2021AMD Ryzen 5 5600X. Best Overall. SPECIFICATIONS. … AMD Ryzen 9 5950X. Best High Performance Value. SPECIFICATIONS. … AMD Ryzen 9 5900X. Best Overall Value. SPECIFICATIONS. … AMD Ryzen 5 3600X. Best Mid-Range CPU. SPECIFICATIONS. … AMD Ryzen 3 3300X. Budget Pick. SPECIFICATIONS. … AMD Ryzen 5 3400G. Entry-Level Pick.

Is Ryzen 7 better than 5?

So, yes a Ryzen 7 can be better than a Ryzen 5. Similar to the differences between an i5 and an i7 the Ryzen 5 and 7 exist. So, yes a Ryzen 7 can be better than a Ryzen 5. Intel Core i5-8600K vs i7-7700K as you can see a lowly i5 beats an i7 (both desktop chips) by ~5% stock clocks and ~9% overclocked!

Is am4 future proof?

AMD says that the AM4 socket will continue for the foreseeable future until there is a major inflection point in the platform. A 12-core mainstream desktop CPU not withstanding, AMD also announced the 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X at E3 2019.

Should I wait for 4th Gen Ryzen?

4th Generation Ryzen seems to still be compatible with AM4 socket since AMD dropped some Zen3 features that may cause incompatibility with AM4. Fourth Generation Ryzen might be the end of the road for AM4 sockets. So if you wait until they come out, you won’t be able to upgrade easily.

Should I wait for AMD 4000?

Ryzen 4000 will release in September, only 5 months away. You might as well go with the new 3100/3300X for now and save a few bucks that can be invested in a better Mobo or something… Ryzen 4000 should close the performance gap with the 10900K, so yes it’s worth waiting.