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Intel Core i7-990X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 112 GT/s
Core i7-990X 42 GT/s
Difference: 70 (167%)

Core Speed

Core i7-990X 3.5 GHz
Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0 (0%)


Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 32
Core i7-990X 12
Difference: 20 (167%)


Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 180 Watts
Core i7-990X 130 Watts
Difference: 50 (38%)

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Model Core i7-990X Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Westmere Zen
Core Speed 3.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 6 16
Total Threads 12 32
Turbo 1/1/1/1/2/2 4.4
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB 16 x 256KB
L3 Cache 12 MB 32MB
GPU Model N/A
TDP 130 Watts 180 Watts
Socket LGA 1366 TR4
Released 2011-02-01 August 2018