AMD announced today that its Ryzen Pro 3000 series desktop processors are now available in configurations with up to 12 cores. Additionally, AMD is launching new Ryzen Pro processors with Radeon Vega Graphics and AMD Athlon PRO processors with Radeon Vega Graphics.
“The launch of the Ryzen Pro 3000 series processors for commercial and small business users is the latest demonstration of our commitment to technology leadership in 2019,” AMD vice president Saied Moshkelani said in a prepared statement. “Designed specifically to efficiently data-crunch, design, compose, and create, AMD Ryzen PRO and Athlon PRO processors accelerate enhanced business productivity while offering protection safeguards with built-in security features, such as full system memory encryption and a dedicated, on-die security processor.”
The Ryzen 9 Pro 3900, Ryzen 7 Pro 3700, and Ryzen 5 Pro 3600 processors are based AMD’s 7 nm Zen 2 core architecture and offer up to 12 cores and 24 threads. This AMD says, is “the most of any business processor,” and they “provide a high-performance and high-efficiency design built for even the most rigorous business environments and are power efficient without sacrificing performance.”
Every AMD Ryzen Pro processor includes the GuardMI security co-processor, AMD Memory Guard for protecting against cold boot attacks, and integration with key Windows and PC maker security features like Lenovo ThinkShield, HP Sure Start, and others.