AMD announced the AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO workstation CPU, in standalone packaging. These workstation chips weren’t readily available in the market, but it seems AMD will be selling them individually, and customers will soon be able to build their own beast of a PC with the chip.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO CPU Series – Specifications
|Base Clock||2.7 GHz||3.5 GHz||3.9 GHz||4.0 GHz|
|Max Boost Clock||4.2 GHz||4.2 GHz||4.3 GHz||4.3 GHz|
The AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX, 3975WX, and 3955WX processors pair up to 64 cores, with 8 channels of memory, and 128 PCIe Gen 4 lanes. To top it all off, it is also equipped with the powerful and reliable AMD PRO Security technologies that workstation users rely on, including AMD Secure Processor and AMD Memory Guard.
The AMD Secure Processor is a powerful, integrated, dedicated security processor designed to establish a hardware root-of-trust to help secure the processing and storage of sensitive data and trusted applications. As for AMD Memory Guard, it helps secure your entire system memory with AMD Ryzen PRO processors, the world’s only processor family with full memory encryption as a standard feature. It can deliver real-time encryption of system memory to help defend against physical attacks should your laptop be lost or stolen.
Additionally, all Ryzen PRO processors from AMD enable a robust manageability feature set for simplified deployment, imaging, and management that is compatible with your current infrastructure so you can:
- Remotely update and repair networked devices
- Monitor, restore, and upgrade systems
- Fix a wide range of client issues in-band and out-of-band
Pricing And Availability
There isn’t any local pricing and availability info for the Malaysian market yet, but here’s the reference pricing in USD:
- Threadripper PRO 3995WX – USD5,489 (approx. RM22227)
- Threadripper PRO 3975WX – USD2,749 (approx. RM11132)
- Threadripper PRO 3955WX – USD1,149 (approx. RM4652)
- Threadripper PRO 3945WX – TBA
To learn more about the AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO series and their performance graphs, you can check them out at AMD’s official website here.