Amazon is offering the AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-core 32-thread 4.9GHz Desktop Processor for $499 shipped. Down from a list price of $799 and a normal going rate of $550 or so, today’s deal marks a new all-time low that we’ve tracked. As one of the most powerful consumer processors on the market, this CPU packs a 4.9GHz boost clock across its 16 cores and 32 threads. It has an impressive 72MB of cache as well as DDR4-3200 support natively, and also PCIe 4.0 compatibility. So, if you have a power-hungry workstation on your horizon, then the Ryzen 9 5950X is a great choice all around. Dive into our announcement coverage and then head below for more.
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