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The AMD Ryzen 7 3700X uses the AM4 socket and only works with 500 series chip sets (such as the X570). Make sure your motherboard has the right socket and chipset, otherwise your processor won't work.
The AMD Ryzen 7 3700X is a powerful processor from the new Ryzen 3000 series. This CPU is suitable for high-end gaming, as well as photo and video editing. The Ryzen 7 3700X has 8 cores and 16 threads, allowing for hyperthreading. This ensures a maximum clock speed of no less than 4.4GHz, which means you can be sure that your processor won't be the bottleneck when gaming or editing videos. The 3700X uses the new Zen 2 7nm architecture, which delivers a high performance with low power consumption. Thanks to 32MB L3 and 4MB L2 cache, this processor processes data at lightning speed. The memory controller supports DDR4 RAM with a maximum memory speed of 3200MHz.
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Olivier Couvreur | 31 March 2020
it becomes hot under load. watercooling is useful