Sunday July 29, 2018

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990X for 1850 USD

A listing for AMD’s upcoming 32-core Ryzen Threadripper 2990X has popped up on retailer CanadaComputers for 2399 CAD, which is around 1850 USD. VideoCardz is predicting the benemoth can be had for either exactly or slightly more than 1500 USD when it releases.

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CanadaComputers confirmed the codename and that the chip will be a 32-core and 64-thread part. The processor is listed with 250W TDP, 80 MB of total cache. The listing at Cybersport listed 180W TDP. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990X is codenamed YD299XAZAFWOF and according to the picture, it may be available with the same type of packaging as 1st generation Threadripper.