Last week we took an in-depth look at the AMD’s new 2nd Generation Ryzen processor series by looking at the performance of the flagship AMD Ryzen 7 2700X 8-core, 16-thread processor that runs $329. We were impressed by how the AMD AM4 platform has matured, but we still wanted to take a look at the lower-cost models. Today, we will be taking a closer look at the AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 6-core, 12-thread processor that comes with the Wraith Spire CPU cooler for $229.
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