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Threadripper Pro Goes Gaming With Nvidia’s RTX 3080 Cloud Gaming Plan

October 21, 2021


Hot on the heels of Nvidia’s new RTX 3080 Cloud Gaming announcement, AMD has revealed that its Ryzen Threadripper Pro processors will be powering Nvidia’s new RTX 3080 Superpods. Threadripper Pro will give Nvidia the CPU horsepower and PCIe bandwidth it needs to help drive the 39,200 TFLOPS of gaming performance each Superpod server will provide.

AMD did not specify which Threadripper Pro CPUs would be used in Nvidia’s Superpods, however, we assume the servers will be equipped with AMD’s latest Threadripper Pro products based on the Zen 2 architecture. AMD’s Zen 3 based Threadripper CPUs are still in development.

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