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Intel Core i5 8600K vs AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 3950X 112 GT/s
Core i5 8600K 21.6 GT/s
Difference: 90.4 (419%)

Core Speed

Core i5 8600K 3.6 GHz
Ryzen 9 3950X 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0.1 (3%)


Ryzen 9 3950X 32
Core i5 8600K 6
Difference: 26 (433%)


Ryzen 9 3950X 105 Watts
Core i5 8600K 95 Watts
Difference: 10 (11%)

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Model Core i5 8600K Ryzen 9 3950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake Zen 2
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading No No
Cores / Modules 6 16
Total Threads 6 32
Turbo 4.3 GHz 4.7
L2 Cache 512kb per core
L3 Cache 9MB 64mb
GPU Model UHD 630
TDP 95 Watts 105 Watts
Socket LGA 1151 AM4
Released August 2017 July 2019