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Intel Core i7 8559U vs AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 3950X 112 GT/s
Core i7 8559U 21.6 GT/s
Difference: 90.4 (419%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 9 3950X 3.5 GHz
Core i7 8559U 2.7 GHz
Difference: 0.8 (30%)


Ryzen 9 3950X 32
Core i7 8559U 8
Difference: 24 (300%)


Ryzen 9 3950X 105 Watts
Core i7 8559U 28 Watts
Difference: 77 (275%)

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Model Core i7 8559U Ryzen 9 3950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake Zen 2
Core Speed 2.7 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 4 16
Total Threads 8 32
Turbo 4.5 GHz 4.7
L2 Cache 512kb per core
L3 Cache 8MB 64mb
GPU Model Iris Plus 655
TDP 28 Watts 105 Watts
Socket AM4
Released August 2017 July 2019