Daily Archives: March 2, 2017

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 And Ryzen 7 1700X Twin Test Platforms

AMD Ryzen with Ubuntu – Here is what you have to do to fix...

Are you having issues with AMD Ryzen chips crashing with Ubuntu Linux? Here is how to get Ubuntu 14.04, 16.04, and 16.10 working with the AMD Ryzen chips
AMD Ryzen Sockert AM4 Model Numbers

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X and 1500X (6-core and 4-core) Announced

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X and 1500X 6-core and 4-core models are set to push higher core and thread counts into the lower cost mainstream markets
AMD Ryzen Die Shot

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Linux Benchmarks

Our AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Linux benchmarks comparing AMD's newest Zen-based chip against several generations of Intel's server and workstation portfolio

Latest Reviews

AMD EPYC Monero Mining WR

Dual AMD EPYC 7601 CPUs Can Offset Operational Costs Using Monero Mining

The AMD EPYC 7601 dual processor system we have in the lab has set a world record for dual socket Monero mining and can offset ongoing data center costs
AMD EPYC Logo

AMD EPYC 7000 Series Architecture Overview for Non-CE or EE Majors

With the launch of AMD EPYC we can finally go into detail about the AMD architecture codenamed "Naples." CPU design is dense but we simplify basics for you
Dual Socket AMD EPYC 7601 Power Consumption

AMD EPYC 7601 Dual Socket Early Power Consumption Observations

We preview the power consumption figures of the top-end AMD EPYC 7601 dual CPU configuration with 512GB of RAM and see excellent results