According to latest rumors, the upcoming AMD Zen 4 codename “Raphael” Ryzen 7000 series desktop CPUs will be announced in September to October 2022, and release date in October to November 2022. Rumors also said there will be a Zen 3+ coming in late 2021 to early 2022.
AMD is expected to launch ZEN 4 Ryzen 7000 series (codename: Raphael) in early 2022. AMD ZEN 4 will debut on AMD’s next-gen platform AM5, which is also expected to introduce DDR5 support for AMD’s mainstream computing platform. According to latest rumors, AMD ZEN 4 Ryzen 7000 series will feature with Navi2 iGPU.
According to latest rumors, AMD is planning to release their Zen 4 5nm desktop processors in early 2022. AMD Zen 4 could be Ryzen 7000 series, codename “Raphael”. It will feature with 5nm and Navi2 graphics.
We already know that Intel will release Alder Lake-S desktop processors at the end of 2021. Now according to our source, the upcoming AMD ZEN 4 Ryzen 6000 series deaktop CPUs will be released in the first half of 2022 at the earilest.
According to latest report at Chinatimes, Intel has already reached an agreement with TSMC wherein the latter will reserve a significant chunk of its upcoming 6nm capacity for the former.
Twitter user MebiuW posted a picture appears to be from some kind of an internal roadmap of upcoming AMD processors. It seems that code name “Warhol” for the upcoming AMD Ryzen 5000 series Zen3 processors, and code name “Raphael” for the upcoming AMD Ryzen 6000 series Zen4 processors.
Along with AMD Ryzen 3000 “XT” series coming next month, AMD will also release Ryzen 4000 “Vermeer” series CPUs in Q4 of 2020. According to latest rumors, Ryzen 4000 “Vermeer” series CPUs will feature with TSMC’s 5nm plus node instead of 7nm EUV fabrication node.
We already know that AMD Zen 3 CPUs based on TSMC’s 7nm+ process node are on track for launch likely during the second half of 2020. Recently, TSMC is already progressing nicely with its next-generation 5nm process node. So this means AMD Zen 4 CPUs are likely released in 2021.