AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Overview

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
Type: DESKTOP
Release date: Aug 2018
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
AMD_Zen_PlusArchitecture
16Cores
32Threads
3100 Mhz Frequency
3700 MhzTurbo Clock
125 W TDP

Summary

Relative performance

  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX
    127%
  • Intel Core i9-7980XE
    108%
  • Intel Core i9-7960X
    104%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    100%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
    95%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
    94%
  • Intel Core i9-9900K
    94%
  • Intel Core i9-7900X
    88%
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
    85%
  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    84%
  • Intel Core i7-7820X
    82%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
    79%
  • Intel Core i7-8700K
    79%
  • Intel Core i7-7800X
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-6950X
    73%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
    72%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
    71%
  • Intel Core i7-7700K
    71%
  • Intel Core i5-8600K
    69%
  • Intel Core i7-6900K
    68%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
    67%
  • Intel Core i7-6850K
    65%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
    65%
  • Intel Core i7-6700K
    64%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    64%
  • Intel Core i7-3960X
    63%
  • Intel Core i5-8400
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-4790K
    62%
  • Intel Core i5-7600K
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-7700
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-5960X
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-6800K
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-6700
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-7600
    59%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-7700T
    58%
  • Intel Core i3-7350K
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-4960X
    57%
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    57%
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    56%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
    56%
  • Intel Core i7-5820K
    56%
  • Intel Core i7-4940MX
    55%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
    55%
  • Intel Core i5-7500
    55%
  • Intel Core i7-4980HQ
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-4910MQ
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-4930MX
    54%
  • Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-6700T
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-4790S
    53%
  • Intel Core i3-8100
    53%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1230 v3
    52%
  • Intel Core i7-4810MQ
    52%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    51%
  • Intel Core i7-4900MQ
    51%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700U
    51%
  • Intel Core i7-4800MQ
    50%
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    50%
  • Intel Core i7-4870HQ
    50%
  • Intel Core i7-3770K
    50%
  • Intel Core i5-4590
    49%
  • Intel Core i5-8250U
    49%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    49%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 2200G
    49%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    49%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2500U
    48%
  • Intel Core i7-4710HQ
    48%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 2700
    48%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
    48%
  • Intel Core i7-4700HQ
    47%
  • Intel Core i7-4770HQ
    47%
  • Intel Core i7-4700MQ
    47%
  • Intel Core i7-4850HQ
    47%
  • Intel Core i7-2600K
    46%
  • Intel Core i7-4750HQ
    44%
  • Intel Core i7-4702MQ
    44%
  • Intel Core i7-4702HQ
    44%
  • Intel Core i5-4430
    43%
  • Intel Core i7-4712HQ
    42%
  • Intel Core i7-4600M
    42%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 1200
    42%
  • Intel Core i5-2500K
    42%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U
    41%
  • Intel Core i5-4300M
    41%
  • Intel Core i7-3632QM
    40%
  • Intel Core i5-5257U
    40%
  • Intel Core i7-4600U
    39%
  • Intel Core i7-4650U
    39%
  • Intel Core i7-5500U
    39%
  • AMD FX-8370
    39%
  • Intel Core i7-4550U
    37%
  • Intel Core i5-5300U
    37%
  • AMD FX-8350
    37%
  • Intel Core i5-5350U
    37%
  • Intel Core i7-4500U
    37%
  • Intel Core i7-5650U
    36%
  • AMD FX-8370E
    36%
  • Intel Core i5-4258U
    35%
  • Intel Core i5-5250U
    34%
  • Intel Core i5-5200U
    34%
  • Intel Core i5-3230M
    34%
  • AMD A10-6800K
    33%
  • Intel Core i7-3537U
    33%
  • Intel Core i5-3437U
    32%
  • Intel Core i3-5157U
    32%
  • Intel Core i5-4200U
    31%
  • Intel Core M-5Y31
    31%
  • Intel Core i3-4000M
    30%
  • Intel Core i5-3337U
    30%
  • AMD A12-9800
    30%
  • Intel Core M-5Y71
    30%
  • AMD A10-7850K
    29%
  • AMD A8-5600K
    29%
  • Intel Core M-5Y70
    28%
  • AMD A10-7700K
    28%
  • AMD FX-8800P
    27%
  • Intel Core i3-5010U
    27%
  • AMD A6-6400K
    27%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10a
    26%
  • Intel Core i3-5005U
    26%
  • Intel Core i3-3110M
    26%
  • Intel Core M-5Y51
    26%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10
    25%
  • Intel Core i3-4158U
    25%
  • AMD A10-5750M
    24%
  • Intel Core i5-3339Y
    22%
  • AMD A8-5550M
    22%
  • AMD FX-9590
    22%
  • Intel Core i3-4005U
    22%
  • Intel Core i3-4010U
    21%
  • Intel Core M-5Y10c
    21%
  • Intel Core i3-8350K
    20%
  • AMD A10-5745M
    20%
  • AMD A4-5300
    20%
  • AMD A10-4600M
    20%
  • Intel Pentium 3556U
    20%
  • Intel Core i3-3217U
    20%
  • AMD A6-5350M
    19%
  • Intel Core i7-4960HQ
    19%
  • AMD A4-4300M
    18%
  • Intel Pentium 2117U
    18%
  • Intel Core i5-4690K
    17%
  • AMD A4-5150M
    17%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
    16%
  • AMD A6-5200
    14%
  • Intel Core i3-7100
    13%
  • AMD FX-6300
    12%
  • Intel Pentium 2129Y
    12%
  • Intel Pentium G4560
    11%
  • AMD A4-5000
    11%
  • Intel Core i3-4330
    10%
  • AMD A10-7890K
    10%
  • AMD A10-7870K
    9%
  • Intel Core i5-3380M
    8%
  • Intel Pentium G4400
    8%
  • AMD E1-2500
    8%
  • Intel Pentium G3440
    7%
  • Intel Celeron G3930
    7%
  • Intel Celeron G3900
    7%
  • Intel Celeron G1840
    6%
  • AMD A4-1250
    6%
  • AMD E1-2100
    6%
  • AMD A4-1200
    5%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X is a cpu released by AMD on Aug 2018. This processor is based on the architecture and packs 9600 million transistors on a 14 nm, 213 mm² die.

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X pros and cons



Specifications


Features

Architecture

ArchitectureAMD_Zen_Plus
MarketDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4
CodenameZen
Release DateAug 2018

Cores

Cores16
Threads32
SMPs1
Integrated GraphicsNo

Cache

L1 Cache96 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512 KB (per core)
L3 Cache32768 KB

Physical

SocketAMD Socket SP3r2
Max Case Tempunknown
PackageFCLGA-4094
Die Size213mm²
Process14 nm

Performance

Cpu Frequency3100 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed3700 MHz
Base Clock100 MHz
Voltagevariable
TDP125 W

Compared to similar performing CPUs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950XIntel Core i9-9900KIntel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i9-7980XEIntel Core i9-7960X
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950XIntel Core i9-9900KIntel Core i7-9700KIntel Core i9-7980XEIntel Core i9-7960X
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ArchitectureAMD_Zen_PlusIntel_CoffeelakeIntel_CoffeelakeIntel_KabylakeIntel_Kabylake
Process Node14 nm14 nm14 nm14 nm14 nm
Cores/Threads16/328/168/818/3616/32
Release DateAug 2018Sep 2018Sep 2018Sep 2017Sep 2017

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • Intel Core i9-9900K
    218
  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    212
  • Intel Core i9-7980XE
    194
  • Intel Core i9-7960X
    194
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    175

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • Intel Core i9-7980XE
    3404
  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
    3210
  • Intel Core i9-7960X
    3177
  • Intel Core i9-9900K
    2077
  • Intel Core i7-9700K
    1542

points - higher is better