AMD at CES 2021 – a Digital-First World

AMD President and CEO Dr Lisa Su showcased AMD’s vision for the future at her keynote her AMD at CES 2021 keynote address.

“The importance of high-performance computing in people’s daily lives and how the acceleration of digital transformation – at home and work – point to a bright future this year and beyond.”

To power that future, Dr Su announced a new family of high-performance mobile processors for laptops and offered a preview of an upcoming next-generation server processor for data centres.

AMD at CES 2021

AMD at CES 2021 announcements

AMD Ryzen 5

Throughout 2021, AMD expects a broad portfolio of more than 150 consumer and commercial notebooks based on the Ryzen 5000 Series Mobile Processors. The range Includes high-performance H (8-core) and ultra-mobile U (4, 6, and 8-core) series, processors

AMD Ryzen 5000 series mobile processors

Brings the ‘Zen 3’ core architecture to the laptop for improved performance and battery life for gamers, creators, and professionals.

Laptops from ASUS, HP and Lenovo will start in Q1 2021.

AMD Ryzen PRO 5000 Series Mobile Processors

As above but with enterprise-grade security and seamless manageability for commercial users.

Note: Ryzen prefixes all models

Model/Series Cores/
Threads
Boost/Base
Frequency (GHz)
Cache
(MB)
TDP
(Watts)
Zen Architecture
5980HX – 9 8C/16T 4.8/3.3 20 45+ 3
5980HS – 9 8C/16T 4.8/3.0 20 35 3
5900HX – 9 8C/16T 4.6/3.3 20 45+ 3
5900HS – 9 8C/16T 4.6/3.0 20 35 3
5800H – 7 8C/16T 4.4/3.2 20 45 3
5800HS – 7 8C/16T 4.4/2.8 20 35 3
5600H – 5 6C/12T 4.2/3.3 19 45 3
5600HS – 5 6C/12T 4.2/3.0 19 35 3
5800U – 7 8C/16T 4.4/1.9 20 15 3
5700U – 7 8C/16T 4.3/1.8 8 15 2
5600U – 5 6C/12T 4.2/2.3 GHz 19 15 3
5500U – 5 6C/12T 4.0/2.1 8 15 2
5300U – 3 4C/8T 3.8/2.6 6 15 2

AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors

Reduced-TDP wattage alternatives to the AMD Ryzen 9 5900X and AMD Ryzen 7 5800X desktop processors, coming to pre-built OEM systems only. Powered by the new Zen 3 core architecture and offers an average of 24% faster 1080p gaming compared to the prior generation.

See also

Samsung 2021 TV range

Product Specification: AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors

Model/Series Cores/Threads Boost/BaseFrequency (GHz) Cache (MB) TDP (Watts)
5900 – 9 12C/24T 4.7/3.0 70 65
5800 -7 8C/16T 4.6/3.4 36 65

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processors

Now for sale to from March 2021. Workstation grade with up to 64 cores, 8 channels of memory, RDIMM and LRDIMM support, 128 PCIe Gen 4 lanes, and AMD PRO security technologies.

Model/Series Cores/ Threads Boost5/Base6
Frequency (GHz)
Total Cache (MB) TDP (Watts)
3995WX 64C/128T 4.2/2.7 288 280
3975WX 32C/64T 4.2/3.5 144 280
3955WX 16C/32T 4.3/3.9 72 280

You can read more GadgetGuy news about AMD here.

[embedded content]

Latest posts