AMD Ryzen 5 5500 CPU 6 Core / 12 Thread - Max Boost 4.2GHz
The world's highest rated gaming processors, the AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series processors.
When you have the world's most advanced desktop processor architecture for gamers and content creators, the possibilities are endless. Whether you are playing the latest games, designing the next skyscraper, or crunching data, you need a powerful processor that can handle it all-and more. Hands down, the AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series desktop processors set the bar for gamers and artists alike.
The Fastest in the Game
Whether gaming or creating, AMD Ryzen™ processors offer ultimate performance.
AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series processors power the next generation of demanding games, providing one of a kind immersive experiences and dominate any multithreaded task like 3D and video rendering, and software compiling.
The Latest Technologies
AMD Ryzen™ processors have all the best features to keep you in the game.
With great processing power comes the bleeding-edge technologies to support. All AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series processors come with a full suite of technologies designed to elevate your PC's processing power including Precision Boost 2, Precision Boost Overdrive8, PCIe® 4.0 on select processors and Resizable BAR.
Build with Confidence
AMD Ryzen™ processors are easy to configure and easy to customize.
Not only are these processors drop-in ready on AMD 500 and select 4009 series motherboards with a simple BIOS update, you can easily tweak and tune your processor with Ryzen™ Master and AMD StoreMI.
AMD Ryzen for Creators
Design faster. Render faster. Iterate faster. Create more, faster with AMD Ryzen™ processors.
7nm "Zen 3" Architecture
The world's fastest processor core for the world's fastest gaming processors.
AMD Ryzen™ Technologies
Elevate your PC's performance with top-notch performance enhancing features.
AMD Ryzen™ Processors
AMD Ryzen™ 5 Desktop Processors
# of CPU Cores
# of Threads
Max. Boost Clock
Up to 4.2GHz
Processor Technology for CPU Cores
TSMC 7nm FinFET
CPU Compute Die (CCD) Size
Package Die Count
Unlocked for Overclocking
CPU Boost Technology
Precision Boost 2
AES, AMD-V, AVX, AVX2, FMA3, MMX(+), SHA, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4A, SSSE3, x86-64
Thermal Solution (PIB)
AMD Wraith Stealth
Max. Operating Temperature (Tjmax)
Windows 11 - 64-Bit Edition
Windows 8.1 - 64-Bit Edition
RHEL x86 64-Bit
Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
*Operating System (OS) support will vary by manufacturer.
USB Type-C® Support
Native USB 4 (40Gbps) Ports
Native USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps) Ports
Native USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps) Ports
Native USB 2.0 (480Mbps) Ports
Native SATA Ports
PCI Express® Version
Native PCIe® Lanes (Total/Usable)
Additional Usable PCIe Lanes from Motherboard
AMD X570: 16x Gen 3
AMD X470: 2x Gen 3
AMD X470: 8x Gen 2
Boot, RAID0, RAID1, RAID10
System Memory Type
System Memory Subtype
System Memory Specification
Up to 3200MHz
Max Memory Speed
Discrete Graphics Card Required
AMD StoreMI Technology
AMD "Zen 3" Core Architecture
AMD Ryzen™ VR-Ready Premium
As an international traveller you are entitled to bring a certain amount/value of goods that are free of Customs duty and exempt Goods and Services tax (GST) into New Zealand. This is called your duty free allowance and personal goods concession. It is important to review these for any purchases you make on The Mall.
Your duty free allowance entitles you to bring into New Zealand the following quantities of alcohol products free of customs duty and GST provided you are over 17 years of age. You do need to be 18 years or over to purchase.
- Up to six bottles (4.5 litres) of wine, champagne, port or sherry or
- Up to twelve cans (4.5 litres) of beer
- And three bottles (or other containers) each containing not more than 1125ml of spirits, liqueur, or other spirituous beverages
Goods other than alcohol and tobacco, whether purchased overseas or purchased duty free in New Zealand, that have a combined total value not exceeding NZ$700 may also be brought as part of your personal goods concession.
When travelling overseas there are legal limits on the amount of duty free alcohol and other goods you can take with you. These amounts will vary depending on the country you are flying into. We always recommend you check the latest limits and exemptions.
Your order can be picked up at an Auckland Airport Collection Point. There is one in departures and one at arrivals in the international terminal. See map
You will need to bring your order confirmation email and show your passport to collect your order.
If you’re departing Auckland Airport, we recommend that you come to the Auckland Airport Collection Point at least 60 minutes before your flight. If you miss your pickup time or your flight details have changed please let us know as soon as possible.
When you collect your order you will have the opportunity to inspect the items and sign for them.
If you need to return an item, our Collection Point team are there to help you. You may also like to view our Returns & refunds which provides information on how this works and outlines the individual retailer's returns and refunds policies.