AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X


AMD started Ryzen Threadripper 1900X sales on August 2017 at a recommended price of $540. This is high-end Zen architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AMD Socket SP3r2 processor with a TDP of 125 Watt. It supports DDR4 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 54.42 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.

General info

Of Ryzen Threadripper 1900X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Achitecture codename
Release date
August 2017
Launch price (MSRP)
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Ryzen Threadripper 1900X's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen Threadripper 1900X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
of 5
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
of 768
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
of 16384
L3 cache
32768 KB
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
of 7
Die size
213 mm2
Transistor count
9600 million
of 19200
64 bit support


Information on Ryzen Threadripper 1900X compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
of 8
Power consumption (TDP)
125 Watt

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen Threadripper 1900X are enumerated here.

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen Threadripper 1900X.
Supported memory types

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen Threadripper 1900X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Ryzen Threadripper 1900X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen Threadripper 1900X performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen Threadripper 1900X from Intel is Core i7-5960X, which is faster by 1% and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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