The AMD Ryzen 5 5500 CPU has been marked down to its lowest price yet. Today at Amazon, you can take home the processor for $123 which normally goes for around $140.
As of writing, no expiration has been specified for the discount so it's not clear for how long it will be made available. The purchase comes with optional free shipping for Amazon Prime members.
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 CPU: was $140, now $123 at Amazon
The AMD Ryzen 5 5500 processor uses Zen 3 architecture and first launched in April of 2022. It’s powered by 6 cores and a total of 12 threads with a base speed of 3.6 GHz. With Max Boost enabled, it can reach up to 4.2 GHz.
According to the official specifications at AMD, the Ryzen 5 5500 CPU supports PCIe 3.0. It can use up to 128 GB of DDR4-3200 via two memory channels.
Users can upgrade to a more substantial cooler or take advantage of the Wraith Stealth stock cooler that comes with the Ryzen 5 5500 CPU.
Visit the AMD Ryzen 5 5500 CPU product page at Amazon for more details and options to purchase.