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Browse the top-ranked list of High End Desktop Processors below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of High End Desktop Processors below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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    "Soooo Fast...Works Great...I have it overclocked to 3.7GHZ with my memory overclocked to 3000MHZ on a AsRock Taichi and it has not crashed on me at all....Would recommend to someone who wants to do things such as photoshop, some after effects, some video editing, etc."

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    Replace your existing CPU with this 65W AMD Ryzen 7 processor. It has 16 threads and eight cores that enable you to switch between tasks quickly, and its built-in cooler ensures hardware doesn't overheat while overclocking. This 3.7 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 processor has a 20MB cache for fast data access from the main memory bank.
    $299.99
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    "Soooo Fast...Works Great...I have it overclocked to 3.7GHZ with my memory overclocked to 3000MHZ on a AsRock Taichi and it has not crashed on me at all....Would recommend to someone who wants to do things such as photoshop, some after effects, some video editing, etc."

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    Replace your existing CPU with this 65W AMD Ryzen 7 processor. It has 16 threads and eight cores that enable you to switch between tasks quickly, and its built-in cooler ensures hardware doesn't overheat while overclocking. This 3.7 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 processor has a 20MB cache for fast data access from the main memory bank.
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    Get more gaming speed out of your computer with this AMD Ryzen 7 2700 processor. Eight cores and 16 threads combine with the 16MB L3 cache to process huge chunks of data at up to 4.1GHz for maximum performance. This AMD Ryzen 7 2700 processor comes with a Wraith Spire cooler to ensure powerful heat dissipation.
    $304.99
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    Get more gaming speed out of your computer with this AMD Ryzen 7 2700 processor. Eight cores and 16 threads combine with the 16MB L3 cache to process huge chunks of data at up to 4.1GHz for maximum performance. This AMD Ryzen 7 2700 processor comes with a Wraith Spire cooler to ensure powerful heat dissipation.
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    "Love it...Great CPU...Highly recommend getting this cpu if you are building a high end PC....I can say that the system is ridiculous paired with 2 x 8GB of Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200 (needs to be set to 3200 in the BIOS), Samsung 970 EVO 256GB M.2 NVMe SSD, and XFX RX580 Black Edition OC+ 8GB GPU."

    "Highly recommend getting this cpu if you are building a high end PC."

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    Build your own motherboard with this AMD Ryzen 7 processor. Its advanced Wraith Prism cooler lets it operate at lower noise volumes for quieter processing, and its clear fan helps keep components cool while providing better RGB light illumination for creating fun effects. This AMD Ryzen 7 processor has eight cores for completing multiple system-intensive tasks at once.
    $299.99
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    "Love it...Great CPU...Highly recommend getting this cpu if you are building a high end PC....I can say that the system is ridiculous paired with 2 x 8GB of Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200 (needs to be set to 3200 in the BIOS), Samsung 970 EVO 256GB M.2 NVMe SSD, and XFX RX580 Black Edition OC+ 8GB GPU."

    "Highly recommend getting this cpu if you are building a high end PC."

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    Build your own motherboard with this AMD Ryzen 7 processor. Its advanced Wraith Prism cooler lets it operate at lower noise volumes for quieter processing, and its clear fan helps keep components cool while providing better RGB light illumination for creating fun effects. This AMD Ryzen 7 processor has eight cores for completing multiple system-intensive tasks at once.
  4. Top comment

    "Great processor...Good CPU, but Intel is losing their mind...But if you're buying an unlocked CPU, you either plan on overclocking it and already have a good cooler, OR there's no reason to buy an unlocked CPU....Great processor good for gaming would purchase again"

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    With intelligent performance that accelerates in response to demanding tasks, such as playing games and editing photos, the Intel Core i5 processor moves faster when you do. The Intel Core i5 processor automatically allocates processing power where it's needed most. Whether you're creating HD video, composing digital music, editing photos, or playing the coolest PC games - with the Intel Core i5 processor you can multitask with ease and be more productive than ever.
    $279.99
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    "Great processor...Good CPU, but Intel is losing their mind...But if you're buying an unlocked CPU, you either plan on overclocking it and already have a good cooler, OR there's no reason to buy an unlocked CPU....Great processor good for gaming would purchase again"

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    With intelligent performance that accelerates in response to demanding tasks, such as playing games and editing photos, the Intel Core i5 processor moves faster when you do. The Intel Core i5 processor automatically allocates processing power where it's needed most. Whether you're creating HD video, composing digital music, editing photos, or playing the coolest PC games - with the Intel Core i5 processor you can multitask with ease and be more productive than ever.
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    "LOVE IT...Works Great...So far this processor blows away anything else I have and I am happy with it, it just took some doing to get the cpu/mobo/ram combo to all agree with each other....I was able to overclock mine to a stable 4.00 GHZ at 1.35V with max temps of 45-50c while gaming."

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    Bank on solid, efficient computing performance with this six-core AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor. Its 3.6GHz maximum turbo core speed sufficiently supports 1080p and VR gaming, and its 16MB L3 cache memory provides an enhanced CPU memory operation. The 65W default thermal design power of this AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor lets you build a power-efficient computer system.
    $184.99
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    Top comment

    "LOVE IT...Works Great...So far this processor blows away anything else I have and I am happy with it, it just took some doing to get the cpu/mobo/ram combo to all agree with each other....I was able to overclock mine to a stable 4.00 GHZ at 1.35V with max temps of 45-50c while gaming."

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    Bank on solid, efficient computing performance with this six-core AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor. Its 3.6GHz maximum turbo core speed sufficiently supports 1080p and VR gaming, and its 16MB L3 cache memory provides an enhanced CPU memory operation. The 65W default thermal design power of this AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor lets you build a power-efficient computer system.
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    Transform your gaming rig with this AMD Ryzen 5 processor. It has four cores and eight threads for high-performance processing capability, and it's optimized for premium gaming applications, especially in 4K or virtual reality. This AMD Ryzen 5 processor has a base clock speed of 3.5GHz for quick responses to user inputs.
    $183.99
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    Transform your gaming rig with this AMD Ryzen 5 processor. It has four cores and eight threads for high-performance processing capability, and it's optimized for premium gaming applications, especially in 4K or virtual reality. This AMD Ryzen 5 processor has a base clock speed of 3.5GHz for quick responses to user inputs.
  7. Model:YD2400C5FBBOX
    SKU:6224300
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    "The best...The support is there for Crossfire as well....I have brought other other desktop processor's but this is the best by far!...Good all around AMD processor with Radeon Vega"

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    Power your custom desktop PC with this 14nm process, quad-core AMD Ryzen processor. It includes 11-core Radeon Vega graphics for higher performance without a separate graphics card, and it works with the AMD Wraith Stealth cooler for effective heat dissipation. This AMD Ryzen processor supports PCIe 3.0 and HDMI to interface with up-to-date hardware and displays.
    $160.99
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    Top comment

    "The best...The support is there for Crossfire as well....I have brought other other desktop processor's but this is the best by far!...Good all around AMD processor with Radeon Vega"

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    Power your custom desktop PC with this 14nm process, quad-core AMD Ryzen processor. It includes 11-core Radeon Vega graphics for higher performance without a separate graphics card, and it works with the AMD Wraith Stealth cooler for effective heat dissipation. This AMD Ryzen processor supports PCIe 3.0 and HDMI to interface with up-to-date hardware and displays.
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    "Works great...Great product!...It's a good CPU for gaming and for work, and so far I've had no cause to complain....I am glad I did."

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    Build your own custom motherboard beginning with this AMD Ryzen 5 processor. Its six cores and 12 threads provide powerful processing capability for system-intensive tasks, and its base/boost speed sits at 3.4GHz and 3.9GHz, respectively, for efficient overclocking. This AMD Ryzen 5 processor has a Wraith Stealth cooler to keep components from overheating.
    $169.99
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    "Works great...Great product!...It's a good CPU for gaming and for work, and so far I've had no cause to complain....I am glad I did."

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    Build your own custom motherboard beginning with this AMD Ryzen 5 processor. Its six cores and 12 threads provide powerful processing capability for system-intensive tasks, and its base/boost speed sits at 3.4GHz and 3.9GHz, respectively, for efficient overclocking. This AMD Ryzen 5 processor has a Wraith Stealth cooler to keep components from overheating.
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    Build a powerful PC with this octa-core AMD FX desktop CPU. Its 4.2GHz turbo core speed meets the overclocking requirements of intense 3D games and large multimedia applications, and it has an integrated Wraith cooler for efficient thermal management. The AM3+ socket of this unlocked AMD FX desktop CPU is backward-compatible with AM3 motherboards.
    $139.99

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    Build a powerful PC with this octa-core AMD FX desktop CPU. Its 4.2GHz turbo core speed meets the overclocking requirements of intense 3D games and large multimedia applications, and it has an integrated Wraith cooler for efficient thermal management. The AM3+ socket of this unlocked AMD FX desktop CPU is backward-compatible with AM3 motherboards.
  10. Model:YD2200C5FBBOX
    SKU:6234509
    Top comment

    "Excellent value...The value of this CPU is great!...This CPU has internal graphics card so my GTX 1060 can be dedicated for ML."

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    Create a compact gamer PC with this quad-core AMD Ryzen 3 desktop processor. Its integrated Radeon Vega 8 graphics support dynamic, high-resolution visuals, and its built-in Wraith Stealth cooler ensures thermal stability. This unlocked AMD Ryzen 3 desktop processor has a 3.7GHz boost clock speed to keep up with intense gaming.
    $99.99
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    "Excellent value...The value of this CPU is great!...This CPU has internal graphics card so my GTX 1060 can be dedicated for ML."

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    Create a compact gamer PC with this quad-core AMD Ryzen 3 desktop processor. Its integrated Radeon Vega 8 graphics support dynamic, high-resolution visuals, and its built-in Wraith Stealth cooler ensures thermal stability. This unlocked AMD Ryzen 3 desktop processor has a 3.7GHz boost clock speed to keep up with intense gaming.
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    "Works well...I'ven't had any problems with it and it processes fast....I've never had a lag with is and is very compatible with a lot cpu requirements."

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    Edit video or game all day with the reliability of this AMD FX 6300 processor. Ideal for new builds or computer upgrades, this six-core processor supports everything from video editing to 3-D gaming. AMD Overdrive on this AMD FX 6300 processor lets you overclock without overheating, and this processor delivers the core processing you need without draining power.
    $84.99
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    "Works well...I'ven't had any problems with it and it processes fast....I've never had a lag with is and is very compatible with a lot cpu requirements."

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    Edit video or game all day with the reliability of this AMD FX 6300 processor. Ideal for new builds or computer upgrades, this six-core processor supports everything from video editing to 3-D gaming. AMD Overdrive on this AMD FX 6300 processor lets you overclock without overheating, and this processor delivers the core processing you need without draining power.
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