AMD today added another tier to its enterprise CPU portfolio with the introduction of AMD Ryzen PRO desktop processors. Designed to meet today’s demand for computing power, the Ryzen PRO promises to bring reliability, security, and performance to professionals and enterprises.

“Today marks another important step in our journey to bring innovation and excitement back to the PC industry: the launch of our Ryzen PRO desktop CPUs that will bring disruptive levels of performance to the premium commercial market. Offering a significant leap in generational performance, leadership multi-threaded performance, and the first-ever 8-core,16-thread CPU for commercial-grade PCs, Ryzen PRO provides a portfolio of technology choices that meet the evolving needs of businesses today and tomorrow,” said Jim Anderson, senior vice president and general manager, Computing and Graphics Group, AMD.

Delivering breakthrough responsiveness for the most demanding enterprise-class applications and multi-tasking workflows, the ‘Zen’ core in every Ryzen PRO processor provides up to 52 percent improvement in compute capability over the previous generation, and the Ryzen 7 PRO 1700 offers up to 62 percent more multi-threaded performance than select competing solutions.

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Product Line Model Cores Threads Threads Boost Clock (GHz) Base Clock (GHz) TDP (Watts)
Ryzen™ 7 PRO 1700X 8 16 3.8 3.4 95
Ryzen™ 7 PRO 1700 8 16 3.7 3.0 65
Ryzen™ 5 PRO 1600 6 12 3.6 3.2 65
Ryzen™ 5 PRO 1500 4 8 3.7 3.5 65
Ryzen™ 3 PRO 1300 4 4 3.7 3.5 65
Ryzen™ 3 PRO 1200 4 4 3.4 3.1 65


Targeted for enterprise and public sector implementations, Ryzen PRO processors offer state-of-the-art silicon-level security, providing hardware-based cryptographic and security technologies to help protect against an ever-growing number of threats. Security standards like secure boot, fTPM (firmware Trust Platform Module), AES, and Windows® 10 Enterprise security features are fully supported across the entire Ryzen PRO processor family.

The world’s largest suppliers of commercial client desktops are expected to provide Ryzen PRO-based PCs to businesses worldwide in the second half of 2017. Ryzen PRO mobile is scheduled for the first half of 2018.

Learn more about AMD Ryzen PRO processors at
 and about the “Zen” core architecture at