Watch CEO Dr. Lisa Su present the AMD 2022 Product Premiere on January 4th, 2022, highlighting upcoming computing and graphics solutions from AMD and its partners, and showcase how AMD will drive best-in-class high-performance computing experiences for gaming and entertainment.

AMD AM5 (LGA 1718) will be available in 2H2022 with the 5 nm Ryzen 7000 processors supporting DDR5 and PCIe 5.0. The next-generation Zen 4 based Ryzen Desktop CPUs will be codenamed Raphael and will replace the Zen 3 based Ryzen 5000 Desktop CPUs that are codenamed, Vermeer.  DDR5 prices are still relatively high compared to the much lower prices for DDR4.

AMD was also showing new Mobile 6000U processors with better power management. The Lenovo Z laptop was shown as a machine using the new processor. New machines should be available in 2H2022.

The RX 6500 video card with only 16 CU available this September for $199. It barely beats the GTX 1650. These cards are best for 1920×1080 gaming.