HWiNFO lists enhanced support for Zen4 systems in upcoming changes

Published: 15th Jun 2021, 09:10 GMT   Comments

Initial support for AMD Zen4 in HWiNFO

AMD Zen4 systems are nowhere to be seen yet, but proper firmware is already being distributed to partners, which allows some software companies to offer initial support for the upcoming series.

AMD Zen4 “Raphael” desktop CPU design, Source: @ExecuFix

AMD Zen4 is not launching till next year, but HWiNFO, a popular diagnostic and information tool for computer components, already lists Zen4 support in its upcoming changes. The changelog lists ‘enhanced early support for some Zen4-based systems’ but it does not explain exactly which systems are to be supported.

AMD is to launch its EPYC and Ryzen series based on Zen4 architecture in late 2022, the most recent rumors seem to suggest. In the last few weeks, we have had substantial leaks on AMD’s upcoming AM5 desktop platform for upcoming “Raphael” CPUs. The Zen4 will bring support for DDR5 memory which will match Intel’s Alder Lake support. The series will also require a new AM5 socket which will be LGA-based, a render of such GPU has been leaked earlier this month and has been attached to this post above.

HWiNFO also adds support for NVIDIA Lite Hash Rate variants, as well as dedicated support for custom RTX 3080 Ti and RTX 3070 Ti models (NVIDIA reference cards are already supported). Custom cards often feature more sensors that can be read through software such as HWiNFO.

AMD Zen4 listed in the changelog, Source: HWiNFO

HWiNFO 7.05 (4490) Changelog

  • Added LHR variants of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080, 3070 and 3060 Ti.
  • Fixed reporting of memory clock and some other parameters on Rocket Lake 6c/4c.
  • Enhanced early support of some Zen4-based systems.
  • Added workaround for systems with stuck SMBus causing large delays.
  • Added VRM monitoring on ASRock Z590 Extreme, Z590 Phantom Gaming 4, H570 Phantom Gaming 4, H570 Steel Legend, B550 Extreme4, B550 PG Velocita.
  • Added several NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti and 3080 Ti card models.

The pre-release version can be downloaded here.

RUMORED AMD Zen Roadmap
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Zen2
Zen3
Zen3+
Zen4
Zen5
Server
EPYC 7002
Rome
7nm (Zen2)
EPYC 7003
Milan
7nm (Zen3)
EPYC 7004
Genoa
5nm (Zen4)
EPYC 7005
Turin
3nm (Zen5)
HEDT
Threadripper 3000
Castle Peak
7nm (Zen2)
Next Threadripper
Chagall
6nm (Zen3+)
TBCTBC
Desktop
Ryzen 3000
Matisse
7nm (Zen2)
Ryzen 5000
Vermeer
7nm (Zen3)
Ryzen 6000
Warhol
6nm (Zen3+)
Ryzen 7000
Raphael
5nm (Zen4)
Ryzen 8000
Granite Ridge
3nm (Zen5)
APU
Ryzen 4000
Renoir
7nm (Zen2)
Ryzen 5000
Cezanne
7nm (Zen3)
Ryzen 6000
Rembrandt
6nm (Zen3+)
Ryzen 7000
Phoenix
5nm (Zen4)
Ryzen 8000
Strix Point
3nm (Zen5+Zen4D)

Source: HWiNFO (Upcoming Changes tab)

Many thanks to Butanding1987 for the tip!




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