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Intel Core i5-3550 vs AMD Ryzen 9 7950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 7950X 144 GT/s
Core i5-3550 13.2 GT/s
Difference: 130.8 (991%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 9 7950X 4.5 GHz
Core i5-3550 3.3 GHz
Difference: 1.2 (36%)


Ryzen 9 7950X 32
Core i5-3550 4
Difference: 28 (700%)


Ryzen 9 7950X 170 Watts
Core i5-3550 77 Watts
Difference: 93 (121%)

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Model Core i5-3550 Ryzen 9 7950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Ivy Bridge Raphael
Core Speed 3.3 GHz 4.5 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 16
Total Threads 4 32
Turbo 2/3/4/4 5.7
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 1MB
L3 Cache 6 MB 64MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 2500 Radeon Graphics
TDP 77 Watts 170 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 AM5
Released 2012-04-01 September 2022