The AMD Ryzen 7 1700 is from the first generation of Zen series which comes with 8 cores and 16 processing thread options. The processor is handy for playing games and doing CPU intensive works. Apart from this, the processor comes with 3.0 GHz of base clock speed which you can turbo boost up to 3.7 GHz.
It also comes with 16 MB of L3 cache and supports DDR4 RAM along with dual-channel architecture. It also supports AM4 based motherboard and comes with AMD Wraith spire led cooler.