Best CPU to Buy in 2021 (Part I)-Technology News, Firstpost
Aniluda ResiddyAugust 12, 2021 14:46:12 IST
2020-21 was an interesting time for PCs. The surge in demand due to the pandemic, coupled with a serious shortage of parts, Supply could not keep up with demand.. Prices are ubiquitous and parts are rarely in stock. As a result, AMD’s new Zen 3-based Ryzen 5000 chip has proven difficult to obtain.
Six months after the chip went on sale, things finally improved, with CPUs and GPUs on store shelves. If you’ve been postponing an upgrade for a few years, like me, it’s a good time to see where the situation is and revisit that long postponed upgrade.
So … which CPU should I buy in 2021?
AMD vs Intel: Design
Before jumping in, it’s worth seeing how AMD and Intel worked on CPU design. This will help you understand the strengths and weaknesses of the tip and inform you of your purchase decision.
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