AMD has launched four new 2nd Gen Ryzen CPUs to mark the first birthday of the original Ryzen 7. Well Ok, that would have been March but it’s close enough. You can read our review of Ryzen 7 2700X HERE
You might consider 8 cores, 105W TDP and a price of £299.99 to be overkill, in which case we have good news for you as AMD has also updated the classic Ryzen 5 1600X.
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