AMD Ryzen 9 5900X: specs and benchmarks
AMD started AMD Ryzen 9 5900X sales 5 November 2020 at a recommended price of $549. This is Vermeer (Zen3) architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 7 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4800 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM4 processor with a TDP of 105 Watt and a maximum temperature of 95 °C. It supports DDR4-3200 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 44.79 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.