Um...DAMN! Threadripper is no slouch that's for sure! WOW! Sure, this is an "optimized" Alienware pre-production machine but still, the numbers are just staggering. AMD has simply done it. This might be my next processor if I can find a way to get over the 999.00 price tag. It just might be worth it.

Review: AMD Ryzen 7 1700X

Many, many, and mean MANY moons ago I was an AMD fan thru-and-thru but, as the years past and Intel became the CPU of choice and performance, I switched to Intel. Now, with AMD introducing Ryzen, that might change again. I really like what I see and the price...WOW!