Ryzen processors are a high-value alternative to Intel. And they are super-fast. Ideal for gamers, media steamers and everyday users a Ryzen processor will deliver the performance you are looking for at a price you want to pay.
What is a Ryzen processor?
The processor is a chip (CPU) which is often called the brains of the computer. It handles all the instructions for the PC. Ryzen is a brand of processor produced by AMD.
At Ebuyer we stock different types of Ryzen processor including the AMD Ryzen 5 and the AMD Ryzen 7.
The Ryzen 5 is arguably the best value processor on the market. Comparable with the Intel i5 it is available in quad core (8 threads) or 6 core (12 threads) versions.
The Ryzen 7 is the flagship AMD processor. It features 8 cores and 16 threads which means it really is a top end processor capable of delivering high single or multi-thread performance.
All Ryzen processors are unlocked. To deliver an even better performance they can be boosted or overclocked. Specifically designed for gamers and creatives they allow effortless multitasking.
All Ryzen chips include this technology. Its five component parts are:
- Pure Power – These are smart sensors which optimises the temperature and monitors the resources being used by the chip. It makes sure the processor is always cooled and working quietly.
- Smart Prefetch – Learns the data needed for each of your applications to speed up your computing.
- Precision Boost – Adjusts the processors performance in real-time to meet any demands placed upon it.
- Extended Frequency Range – Can boost the performance of the processor if you have installed a premium cooling system.
- Natural Net Prediction – The artificial intelligence inside the chip which boosts performance every time.
Why you need a Ryzen processor
You can read about the performance and specifications of each processor in its product description. But the bottom line is Ryzen processors make super-fast computing affordable for everyone.
However, you should be aware that Windows 10 is the only Microsoft O/S which supports Ryzen processors. You may also need a new motherboard as Ryzen use a new AM4 socket.
Use your Ryzen processor for:
- Everyday computing.
Where can I buy a Ryzen processor?
At Ebuyer you have a choice of how to buy your Ryzen processors. You can buy the processor on its own or as part of a best value bundle deal including motherboard. The bundle deals are an ideal way to get all the kit you need to upgrade your PC and some also include a fast SSD.
Asus MB with Ryzen 5
• Ryzen 5 1600
• DDR4 support
£275.99 save £46.02
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
• 14nm FinFet process
• 16MB L3 Cache
£416.99 save £147.01
Gigabyte MB, Ryzen 7 + SSD
• AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
• AMD 120GB SSD
• Great value bundle
£499.98 save £60
* Prices correct at time of posting.