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Intel Core i5 8259U vs AMD Ryzen 9 7950X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 7950X 144 GT/s
Core i5 8259U 18.4 GT/s
Difference: 125.6 (683%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 9 7950X 4.5 GHz
Core i5 8259U 2.3 GHz
Difference: 2.2 (96%)


Ryzen 9 7950X 32
Core i5 8259U 8
Difference: 24 (300%)


Ryzen 9 7950X 170 Watts
Core i5 8259U 28 Watts
Difference: 142 (507%)

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Model Core i5 8259U Ryzen 9 7950X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake Raphael
Core Speed 2.3 GHz 4.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 4 16
Total Threads 8 32
Turbo 3.8 GHz 5.7
L2 Cache 1MB
L3 Cache 6MB 64MB
GPU Model Iris Plus 655 Radeon Graphics
TDP 28 Watts 170 Watts
Socket AM5
Released August 2017 September 2022