The AMD Ryzen 7 1500X has an AM4 socket and only works with 300 series and 400 series chipsets (such as the X370 or X470). Make sure your motherboard has the correct socket and chipset, otherwise your processor won't work.
The AMD Ryzen 5 1500X is a fast mid-range processor made for people who want to run several applications at the same time on their computer. Thanks to its 4 cores and 8 threads, the CPU is very well suited to multitasking. This processor will easily let you edit images or videos, or make changes in large Excel files. This AMD CPU is also capable of running simple games. Compared to similar processors, the Ryzen 5 1500X is very energy efficient, which means your power supply won't need to be as powerful. The processor has a standard clock speed of 3.5GHz and a turbo speed of 3.7GHz. Do you want to make it even quicker? The unlocked multiplier lets you overclock the processor.