AMD demonstrates its next-gen Zen4 Ryzen 7000 CPU in Halo Infinite with all-core frequency of 5GHz

Published: 5th Jan 2022, 13:08 GMT   Comments

Ryzen 7000 is hitting 5.0 GHz on all cores, claims AMD

During its 2022 Product Premiere AMD demonstrated its next-gen processor with a short gameplay video. 

AMD not only confirmed the leaks featuring a unique AM5 CPU integrated heat spreader design but also confirmed it will be the first desktop Ryzen for LGA socket. A prototype of Zen4-based Ryzen 7000 CPU codename “Raphael” has been used for Halo Infinite demo.

AMD Ryzen 7000 AM5 CPU, Source: AMD

The 1080p Halo Infinite gameplay video was prerecorded and lack details on the framerate, although AMD CEO Lisa Su said it is ‘high’. Furthermore, despite the fact that next-gen desktop Ryzen 7000 CPUs are to feature integrated RDNA2 GPUs, the demo featured a desktop Geforce RTX 3080 graphics card attached to a prototype LGA1718 reference system.

The following video is timestamped
[AMD] AMD 2022 Product Premiere (282,429 views)

AMD Ryzen 7000 prototype CPU used in Halo Infinite demo, Source: AMD

AMD confirmed that during this demo, the test CPU was hitting 5.0 GHz on all Zen4 cores, suggesting that a peak turbo frequency for a single core is actually higher. Coincidentally, Intel demoed its Core i9-12900KS CPU hitting 5.2 GHz on all P-cores just 2 hours later.

Intel Core i9-12900KS CPU, Source: Intel

The AM5 platform alongside Raphael CPUs is now set to launch in the second half of 2022.

AMD Mainstream Desktop CPU Series
VideoCardz.comMatisseVermeerVermeer-X3DRaphaelGranite Ridge
Launch DateJuly 2019November 2020Spring 20222H 20222023
AMD Ryzen SeriesRyzen 3000Ryzen 5000Ryzen 5000X3DRyzen 7000Ryzen 8000
Core µArchZen2Zen3Zen3DZen4Zen5
Graphics µArchRDNA2TBC
Max Core Count161616TBCTBC
SocketAM4AM4AM4AM5AM5
Memory SupportDDR4DDR4DDR4DDR5DDR5
PCIe GenPCIe Gen4PCIe Gen4PCIe Gen4PCIe Gen5PCIe Gen5
Motherboard ChipsetsAMD 400AMD 500AMD 500AMD 600TBC

Source: AMD




Comment Policy
  • Comments must be written in English.
  • Comments deemed to be spam or solely promotional in nature will be deleted. Including a link to relevant content is permitted, but comments should be relevant to the post topic. Discussions about politics are not allowed on this website.
  • Comments and usernames containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive will be deleted. Note this may include abusive, threatening, pornographic, offensive, misleading, or libelous language.
  • Comments complaining about the article subject or its source will be removed.
  • A failure to comply with these rules will result in a warning and, in extreme cases, a ban. Please also note that comments that attack or harass an individual directly will result in a ban without warning.
  • VideoCardz Moderating Team reserves the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to the site without notice.
  • If you would like to appeal for a comment section ban to be removed, please use this page.
  • If you have any questions about the commenting policy, please let us know through the Contact Page.
Hide Comment Policy
Comments