If interested – – see next page for link . .
Yes . . the new Intel I9 and AMD Ryzen CPU’s will push the consumer PC to new levels. Much faster overall but requires new supporting hardware (compatible Mother-Boards, ddr4 ram,PCIe Gen3 x4 NVMe, usb-3/usb-c & similar to make use of the new processors.).
In fact, these systems use mucho power and generate lot’s of heat . . so new liquid cooling systems are recommended and/or required.
All the above comes at a hefty price . . . so, these systems not for everyone (yet).
Within the past 4-5 years, HP has not run a tight-ship on controlling what occurs on their hardware. I could post several but for now, here is one example:
So, this book is a good example of how a Dad spent time with his daughter to encourage her interest in technology. Well written & short article.