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Old 02-03-2021, 04:29 PM   #1
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Ryzen 7 5800x is no joke!

My son wanted a 5800x to replace his 2600 for Christmas. Of course, he didn't get one then but was willing to wait "however long it takes" and his waiting finally paid off. Found 1 on eBay for $500 so I jumped on it. I'm impressed with the performance jump. It's akin to a gpu upgrade (30-40fps) in some games. It runs about 10* hotter (idles @ high 30's low 40's) compared to the old 2600. Default voltage is 1.4+! It's got me wanting 1 now but I'm going to wait til they come down to the msrp of $450 before seriously considering 1.
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Old 02-03-2021, 07:26 PM   #2
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nice, I love the new ryzens. I'm making a mini PC with one to put in the living room to use later on when I can get one on sale.
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Old 02-03-2021, 11:28 PM   #3
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Zen3 is a beast. I got a 5950x/3090 build now and it can actually play Cyberpunk without it consistently being a powerpoint game.
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