AMD Ryzen 7 3700X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
4200 MHz / Cores: 12 / Dec 2019
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
AMD Socket SP3r2DESKTOP
3100 MHz / Cores: 16 / Aug 2018
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X

Summary

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X

None

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

Gaming

HWBench recommends AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared



Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
MMX
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSSE3
SSE4A
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AES
AVX
AVX2
BMI1
BMI2
SHA
F16C
FMA3
AMD64
EVP
AMD-V
SMAP
SMEP
SMT
Precision Boost 2
XFR 2

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
ArchitectureAMD_Zen_2vsAMD_Zen_Plus
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenameZen 2vsZen
Release DateDec 2019vsAug 2018

Cores

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
Cores12vs16
Threads24vs32
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsNovsNo

Cache

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
L1 Cache96K (per core)vs96 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512K (per core)vs512 KB (per core)
L3 Cache32MBvs32768 KB

Physical

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsAMD Socket SP3r2
Max Case Tempunknownvsunknown
PackagevsFCLGA-4094
Die Sizeunknownvs213mm²
Process7 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 7 3700XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
Cpu Frequency4200 MHzvs3100 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed5000 MHzvs3700 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltagevariablevsvariable
TDP105 Wvs125 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
    5500 points
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    4070 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
    67636 points
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    66563 points

Points - higher is better