AMD Ryzen 7 1800X Makes New Record | Overclocked to 5.2 GHz On All 8 Cores

AMD officially launched its much-anticipated Ryzen CPUs yesterday at the Grand Hyatt hotel in San Francisco, and on the same day came the news that the new lineup’s 7-series flagship shattered all previous records by scoring 2449 on Cinebench R15.

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The chip that made this new record is the Ryzen 7 1800X. The rather impressive feat by the 1800X was revealed via a video posted by YouTuber Austin Evans which has since been removed. Luckily for us, another YouTuber managed to capture a few shots from the video which then he reuploaded, allowing us a sneak peek.

Ryzen 7 1800X cinebench R15 score

The 1800X’s record run was conducted by a team of overclockers who put the chip through a Cinebench R15. The voltage was cranked all the way up to an insane 1.875V as the chip was being cooled to -200-degree Celsius with LN2.

Ryzen 7 1800x breaks cinebench record

This setup made it possible for the team to make the 1800X reach the peak overclocking performance of 5.2 GHz across all eight cores.

At the said speeds, the chip pulled off a Cinebench score of 2449 points in the multi-thread tests. The previous world-record for the same was 2410 points.

Ryzen 7 ModelCore/TheeadBase ClockBoost ClockL3 CacheTDPSocketPrice
Ryzen 7 1800X8/163.6 GHz4.0 GHz16MB95W-SR3+AM4$499
Ryzen 7 1800 Pro8/16TBDTBD16MB95WAM4$449
Ryzen 7 1700X8/163.4 GHz3.8 GHz16MB95W-SR3+AM4$399
Ryzen 7 17008/16TBDTBD16MB65WAM4$329
Ryzen 7 1700 Pro8/163.0 GHz3.7 GHz16MB65WAM4$299

Ryzen 7 series processors will be commercially available starting March 2, 2017. The Ryzen 7 1800X, the top-of-the-shelf card in the series comes equipped with a base clock of 3.6 GHz and a boost clock of 4.0 GHz. Previous benchmarks had shown the Ryzen 7 1800X, priced at $499, outperforming the $1000+ eight-core CPUs by huge margins. (detailed price and specs of Ryze 7 lineup are listed below).

Other important specs of the 1800X include 4MB of L2 cache, 16MB of L3 cache, and a TDP of 95Q.

[Related: AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Destroys Intel Core i7 5960K, Goes toe to toe with Core i7 6900k]

AMD Ryzen specs and price detailed (full lineup)

AMD Ryzen CPUCores/ThreadsL3TDPBaseTurboXFRPrice
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X8/1616MB95W3.6GHz4.0GHz4.0GHz+$499
AMD Ryzen 7 1800 Pro8/1616MB65WTBATBAN/ATBA
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X8/1616MB95W3.4GHz3.8GHz3.8GHz+$389
AMD Ryzen 7 17008/1616MB65W3.0GHz3.7GHzN/A$319
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X6/1216MB95W3.3GHz3.7GHz3.7GHz+$259
AMD Ryzen 5 16006/1216MB65WTBATBAN/ATBA
AMD Ryzen 5 15006/1216MB65W3.2GHz3.5GHzN/A$229
AMD Ryzen 5 1400X4/88MB65W3.5GHz3.9GHz3.9GHz+$199
AMD Ryzen 5 14004/88MB65WTBATBAN/ATBA
AMD Ryzen 5 13004/88MB65W3.2GHz3.5GHzN/A$175
AMD Ryzen 3 1200X4/48MB65WTBA3.4GHz3.8GHz$149
AMD Ryzen 3 12004/48MB65WTBATBAN/ATBA
AMD Ryzen 3 11004/48MB65W3.2GHz3.5GHzN/A$129

[Related: First Look At AMD Ryzen 7 1800X, 1700X, 1700 Heat Dissipaters And Packaging Box]

 

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