Many people are waiting for AMD’s Ryzen 5 processors to come out. They are expected to be the “sweet spot” when it comes to price / performance out of the AMD Ryzen stack. Well it looks like many of these processors are already out in the wild. It has been reported that retailers around the globe from Philippines to Brazil have jumped the gun on the sales embargo from AMD and have made Ryzen 5 processors available.
Users have been posting photos of their new Ryzen 5 1600 processors! It looks like it is only a matter of time before becnhmarks surface. For those wondering the Ryzen 5 1600 is a 6-core, 12-thread processor for only $219.