After a decade of Intel supremacy, is it finally time for AMD to Ryze? That's what we're here to find out. A simple AMD vs Intel showdown. We'll be pitching our Ryzen build against our X99 PCs at the office to see how it fares. While you can definitely use Ryzen for gaming, we're more interested to find out about its multi-threaded performance due to its affordable price especially when compared to Intel's premium high core count CPUs. Here is the rundown of our Ryzen 7 build: 1. Ryzen 7 1700x 2. MSI X370 XPower Gaming Titanium 3. MSI GTX 1080 Ti Gaming X 4. 2x G.Skill Ripjaws V 16GB DDR4 3200MHz 5. WD Blue Sata SSD 250GB 6. Thermaltake Smart DPS G 650W PSU 7. Thermaltake View 31 Case 8. Thermaltake Water 3.0 Extreme AIO Cooler Synthetic and Real World Benchmarks: 1. AIDA64 2. Y-Cruncher 3. Cinebench R15 4. CPU Mark 5. Real Bench 6. 7Zip 7. Atto 8. Timespy DX12 Direct X 12 9. Adobe Media Encoder, Premiere Pro and After Effects.