AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12 Core AM4 Desktop CPU On Sale For Just $419 US
The AMD Ryzen 9 3900X CPU launched back in 2019 and was the first mainstream desktop chip to feature a core count of 12 at the time of its release. The Ryzen 9 3900X launched at a price of $499 US which made it highly competitive against Intel’s 8 core & 16 thread chip which retailed for around the same price but Ryzen 9 3900X is currently on sale for an absolutely fantastic price of $419 US.
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X On Sale For Just $419 US – A 7nm CPU With 12 Zen 2 Cores, 24 Threads and 64 MB of L3 Cache
Based on the 7nm Zen 2 primary architecture, the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X is a total beast of a chip, packing 12 cores and 24 threads. The CPU includes a base clock of 3.8 GHz and a boost clock of 4.6 GHz, all in a 105W TDP package deal. The chip carries a mammoth 64 MB of L3 cache in addition to the 6 MB of L2 cache and was priced at $499 US during start.
The Ryzen 3000 CPUs have seen some impressive deals as of late as AMD and suppliers clear stock of current and older chips to make way for the next-generation Ryzen 4000 ‘Zen 3’ family which is expected to launch in the 2nd half of 2020. With that said, the Ryzen 3000 series lineup is one of the best CPU family members that PC builders can find in the market these days when it comes to both, great efficiency and value.
Currently, the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X is certainly on sale for just $419 US at both Amazon and Walmart. The CPU comes bundled with an AMD Wraith Prism cooler which is a good addition together with the AMD Xbox Game Gift Pass which further adds $30 US worth of value to your purchase. Also at Newegg and Best Buy, the chip is normally on sale for $469.99 US which still lets you save a couple of bucks of your purchase.
AMD Ryzen 3000 Series CPU Lineup
|CPU Name||Ryzen 5 3500||Ryzen 5 3500X||Ryzen 5 3600||Ryzen 5 3600X||Ryzen 7 3700X||Ryzen 7 3800X||Ryzen 9 3900X||Ryzen 9 3950X|
|Base Clock||3.6 GHz||3.6 GHz||3.6 GHz||3.8 GHz||3.6 GHz||3.9 GHz||3.8 GHz||3.5 GHz|
|Boost Clock||4.1 GHz||4.1 GHz||4.2 GHz||4.4 GHz||4.4 GHz||4.5 GHz||4.6 GHz||4.7 GHz|
|Cache (L2+L3)||16 MB||32 MB||35 MB||35 MB||36 MB||36 MB||70 MB||72 MB|
|PCIe Lanes (Gen 4 CPU+PCH)||40||40||40||40||40||40||40||40|
|Price||$129 US?||$149 US?||$199 US||$249 US||$329 US||$399 US||$499 US||$749 US|