The long awaited AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5000 series has been confirmed.
AMD has recently enlightened the press about the upcoming Threadripper PRO 5000 series. There is no news about the non-PRO series which means that the company will be concentrating on system integrators first. The upcoming 5000 series Threadripper is initially coming to Lenovo ThinkStation P620 systems, while others will get it later.
AMD has revealed that the upcoming series will have five Threadripper PRO 5000 models, led by 5995WX equipped with 64-cores and 128-threads. All the SKUs possess the same boost clock of 4.5 GHz and different base clocks.
The series has no 48-core parts, the company will be releasing a 32-core 5975WX with a base clock of 3.6 GHz. It will feature a 100 MHz higher base and 300 MHz higher boost compared to its predecessor based on Zen2 architecture.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 5965WX will feature 24 cores and 48 threads. This part will be clocked at 3.8/4.5 GHz respectively in base and boost states. AMD will launch the 16-core and 12-core parts, with base clocks above 4.0 GHz, known as 5955WX and 5945WX.
All SKUs have the same power as Threadripper 3000 series come i.e 280W TDP by default. The press release does not say which motherboards are supported. However, it is expected that they will be compatible with existing WRX80 motherboards after a BIOS update.