AMD Launches New Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F

Facebook
Twitter
Telegram
AMD Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F

Contents (maximize to view)

AMD has announced two new processors in its Ryzen 8000 series lineup – the Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F. These processors are designed for desktop systems without integrated graphics, allowing users to pair them with a dedicated graphics card for optimal gaming and multimedia performance.

AMD Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F

The Ryzen 5 8400F is a 6-core/12-thread processor with a max boost clock of up to 4.7GHz. It has 22MB of total cache and a 65W TDP. The higher-end Ryzen 7 8700F boasts 8 cores and 16 threads, with a boosted max clock speed of up to 5.0GHz. It packs 24MB of total cache and also has a 65W TDP rating.

A standout feature of the Ryzen 7 8700F is its integrated Neural Processing Unit (NPU), a dedicated AI engine designed for efficient AI workloads. This NPU, when paired with a compatible Radeon GPU, can deliver up to 16 TOPS of AI performance.

Both processors are based on AMD’s Zen 4 architecture and TSMC’s 4nm process node. They support DDR5 memory, PCIe 4.0, and various overclocking technologies like Precision Boost Overdrive and Curve Optimizer.

Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F Key Specifications

ProcessorCores/ThreadsMax Boost/Base ClockTotal CacheTDPNPUSEP (USD)
Ryzen 7 8700F8/16Up to 5.0GHz/4.1GHz24MB65WYes$269
Ryzen 5 8400F6/12Up to 4.7GHz/4.2GHz22MB65WNo$169

Both CPUs are unlocked for overclocking and come bundled with the capable Wraith Stealth cooler. They support all modern instruction sets and security features like AMD’s Enhanced Virus Protection.

FAQ

Q: Do these processors have integrated graphics?

A: No, the 8400F and 8700F do not have integrated graphics. They require a dedicated graphics card.

Q: Can I overclock these CPUs?

A: Yes, both processors are unlocked for overclocking using AMD’s software utilities.

Q: What is the benefit of the NPU in the 8700F?

A: The NPU provides hardware acceleration for AI workloads when paired with a compatible Radeon GPU, boosting performance in AI applications.

The new AMD Ryzen 5 8400F and Ryzen 7 8700F processors are available starting today from major retailers and system integrators.

Featured Image

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.

Related Articles

Trending

Show next
Gadget Pilipinas | Tech News, Reviews, Benchmarks and Build Guides
Logo
Compare items
  • Total (0)
Compare
0