"The embargo on the Ryzen 5 2600X and Ryzen 7 2700X processors
has expired now that these Ryzen+ CPUs are beginning to ship today. We
can now talk about the Linux support and the initial performance figures
for these upgraded Zen desktop CPUs."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips