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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X vs Intel Xeon E5-2690: 29 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.34x faster CPU clock speed.
16 x 3.4GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz
8 x 2.9GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
2667MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 2933MHz
1600MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
32
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64
16

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 12nm
32nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
8MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB
2MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1500KB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 2250KB
512KB

7. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
97% have it

8. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
22134
Intel Xeon W-2195: 26470
14663

9. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
180W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
135W

10. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
56% have it

11. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
4GHz
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz
3.8GHz

12. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.5MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
0.25MB/core

13. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
4388
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251
17449

14. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
79% have it

15. Has an unlocked multiplier

Some processors come with an unlocked multiplier which makes them easy to overclock, allowing you to gain increased performance in games and other applications.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
11% have it

16. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
32MB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64MB
20MB

17. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
88% have it

18. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
57% have it

19. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
94% have it

20. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
4
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8
4

21. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
2MB/core
Intel Core i9-7960X: 22MB/core
2.5MB/core

22. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
3
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44
3

23. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1997
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625
1890

24. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
94% have it

25. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
Intel Xeon E5-2690
95% have it

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