AMD Ryzen 9 deals on Black Friday 2020 [3900x, 3950x]

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What are the best AMD Ryzen 9 deals

AMD Ryzen 9 CPUs are well sought for their overclocking capabilities. And we’re mentioning overclocking, it’s obvious that we’re talking about gaming.

For those who are not aware, AMD Ryzen 9 CPUs rival Intel’s Core i7 processors in performance and also in prices. And speaking of prices, here are the top deals for Ryzen 9 CPUs.

What are the top deals for AMD Ryzen 9 CPUs?

  • 16-cores, 32-threads
  • 100+ FPS performance in latest games
  • 4.7 GHz max boost, unlocked for overclocking
  • CMOS-TSMC 7 nanometer Finfet
  • No cooler included

Ryzen 9 3950X is a top of the line CPU for AMD and it’s ready for overclocking for the ones who are eager to take things to the limit. However, before kicking it to the max, make sure you get a liquid cooler with 280 millimeters or larger radiator.

This CPU beast has a total of 72 MB of game cache, DDR-3200 support, and can support PCIe 4.0 on x570 motherboards. With 16 cores and 32 processing threads, Ryzen 9 3950X will make you happy in any top workstation.

  • 12-cores and 24 threads
  • 4.7 GHz Max Boost, unlocked for overclocking
  • can support PCIe 4.0 on X570 and B550 motherboards
  • 105 watts power
  • Can be confused with Ryzen 9 3950X

AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT can be the best choice if you’re building a powerful gaming PC. It has 12 cores, 24 threads and can go as high as 4.7 GHz with Max Boost overclocking.

It’s perfect to install on X570 and B550 motherboards for the PCIe 4.0 support. The cooler is not included in the box so if you’re planning on overclocking it, you should get a good water cooling solution.

  • Wraith Prism LED Cooler included
  • 12 cores, 24 threads
  • 4.6 GHz max boost, unlocked for overclocking
  • DDR 3200 memory support
  • The provided cooler is not so great for overclocking

AMD’s Ryzen 9 3900X is probably the best price/ performance choice if you’re going for a 9 series CPU and you can still build a pretty powerful gaming PC around it.

It has 12 cores, 24 threads and it comes with a Wraith Prism LED Cooler in the box so at least theoretically, you won’t need to spend more money on another cooler but if you’re keen on overclocking, you should think about investing in a more expensive cooling solution.

This was our listy with the best deals on AMD Ryzen 9 CPUs for any budget and features. If you’ve decided on one of them, let us know in a comment below.

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