MD said it released the second generation Zen + Ryzen processors to the world last week and is getting ready for sale on April 19.
The names of the second generation processors are Ryzen 5 2600 / 2600X and Ryzen 7 2700 / 2700X respectively.
Overclocking results of both Ryzen 5 2600X and Ryzen 7 2700X were determined by CPU-Z.
The Ryzen 5 2600X processor leaves the factory at a base clock speed of 3.6GHz, indicating a maximum overclocks of 4.2GHz. However, using TSAIK liquid nitrogen (LN2) for overclocking, it was observed that the chip could emit a maximum overclocking rate of 5883 MHz in all six cores. For these tests, the processor was run at 1,768 volts and installed on the MSI X470 GAMING PLUS motherboard.
On the Ryzen 7 2700X, the TSAIK 8 core has a maximum overclocking of 5884 MHz. The processor has an operating speed of 3.7 GHz and is stated to have a maximum operating speed of 4.3GHz coming out of the box. The 5884 MHz overclocking clock speed was achieved using the MSI X470 GAMING M7 AC motherboard with a 1.76 volt Vcore.