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Intel Core i5 8259U vs AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 5950X 108.8 GT/s
Core i5 8259U 18.4 GT/s
Difference: 90.4 (491%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 9 5950X 3.4 GHz
Core i5 8259U 2.3 GHz
Difference: 1.1 (48%)


Ryzen 9 5950X 32
Core i5 8259U 8
Difference: 24 (300%)


Ryzen 9 5950X 105 Watts
Core i5 8259U 28 Watts
Difference: 77 (275%)

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Model Core i5 8259U Ryzen 9 5950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake Vermeer
Core Speed 2.3 GHz 3.4 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 4 16
Total Threads 8 32
Turbo 3.8 GHz 4.9
L2 Cache 16 x 512 KB
L3 Cache 6MB 64 MB
GPU Model Iris Plus 655
TDP 28 Watts 105 Watts
Socket AM4
Released August 2017 November 2020