The AMD Ryzen 3rd gen processors give you a huge boost in power over the previous generation. You'll get a faster CPU with more memory - perfect for gaming, or just powering through huge work projects and creative tasks. The Ryzen 7 3800XT also supports PCIe 4.0 connectivity. So you're futureproofed for the most advanced motherboards, graphics and storage. When it's time to upgrade your PC again - your processor will still be ready to go.