Why AMD calls it Ryzen 5000 instead of Ryzen 4000

Now that AMD has launched its much-ballyhooed Zen 3 launched October 8 , it’s time to clear up the confusing naming scheme that has existed, and sadly persists, with the debut of the Zen 3-based Ryzen 5000 chips. You would be forgiven for wondering why the CPUs that will replace the popular Ryzen 3000 chips aren’t called […]