Editors Liked

  • Faster than previous-gen Ryzen models
  • Remarkable energy-efficiency
  • Outstanding performance in multi-threaded apps
  • 12nm process allows faster clock speeds
  • Solid value

Editors Didn't Like

  • Needs a better cooler for overclocking
  • Single-thread is better but not great
  • Gaming performance still lacks behind Intel
  • Lacks integrated graphics