Tomorrow will be presents Ryzen Threadripper 3000 processors and motherboards for them on the new chipset AMD TRX40. And in anticipation of the announcement, the Network got the photo of the packaging Gigabyte Aorus TRX40 Xtreme, which points to a new processor socket.
Rumors that the new generation of processors Ryzen Threadripper 3000 will require not only a new system of logic, but also a new CPU socket, there was some time ago. And now this information was confirmed: to replace Soсket TR4 will come a new Socket sTRX4.
Based on the descriptions of the impression that outwardly they do not differ from each other. In fact, the server Socket SP3 also looks no different from Soсket TR4, but the processors for them are incompatible. Most likely, the new CPU socket will be different purpose of some of the contacts. Still need a new socket, probably due to the increased number of lines of PCI Express and/or increased number of memory channels future Ryzen Threadripper 3000. Whether so it actually, we learn already tomorrow.
And while that Gigabyte continues to stir interest in its future flagship motherboard TRX40 Aorus Xtreme. This time the Taiwanese manufacturer has released two pictures of new items, one of which depicted a massive power supply, having at least two 8-pin EPS connectors, while the other casing rear panel connectors with the illuminated Aorus logo.
Besides, there was published an image of the motherboard ASRock TRX40 Taichi. Unfortunately, the photo does not have high resolution, but still allows you to note the massive heatsink on the power system and a small fan on the chipset. At the moment we know that in addition to the shown above TRX40 Taichi ASRock preparing and model TRX40 Creator.