AMD Ryzen 4000 test chips already look to be as fast as Zen 2

Hot on the heels of the growing number of ‘Renoir’ APU rumours, the interwebs are warming up to the idea of the first sighting of Zen 3, with some details of ‘Vermeer’ beginning to raise their pretty little heads.  Before getting on to...

AMD Zen 3 CPUs will only be compatible with 500-series motherboards

AMD Ryzen 4000 CPUs based on the Zen 3 processor architecture will only be compatible with 500-series AM4 motherboards, and any further backwards compatibility can therefore do one. Right now that means just the boards running the X570 chipset, but come June 16 (or...