The AMD Ryzen 7000 Desktop CPU “Raphael” and motherboards X670 will be officially launched on September 15, based on the information we have, it looks like AMD will host a product announcement event later this month that will focus on the specs and pricing of its Ryzen 7000 “Raphael” range and that too. motherboard manufacturers to reveal preliminary prices, the event will take place on August 29, but you won’t be able to buy Ryzen 7000 CPUs until two weeks later.
The review embargo on AMD Ryzen 7000 desktop CPUs and X670 motherboards will be lifted two weeks later, September 13, followed by a full retail launch for those products on September 15. Based on a previous leak from AMD itself, it appears that four SKUs will be offered at the outset, including:
AMD’s first wave of 600 series motherboards did would target the high-end X670E and X670 models, followed by the B650E and B650 products a few weeks later (around October/November). The new CPUs will feature an all-new Zen 4 core architecture that is expected to deliver up to 8% IPC, > 15% ST (Single-Threaded), and > 35% MT (Multi-Threaded) performance improvements over Zen 3 cores . AMD is going crazy with the clock speeds of their next generation CPUs with frequency caps up to 5.8GHz, 170W TDP and 230W PPT.
The platform itself will be equipped with the latest technologies such as PCIe Gen 5.0 slots, Gen 5.0 M.2 support, DDR5 memory support (EXPO) and a new SAS (Smart Access Storage) firmware suite running on the DirectStorage API structure.
Source: Lega Nerd