AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Summary

AMD started AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X sales 10 August 2017 at a recommended price of $999. This is ZEN architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 16 cores and 32 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4200 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is TR4 (4094) processor with a TDP of 180 Watt. It supports DDR4 Quad-channel memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 34.91 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Ryzen Threadripper 1950X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
15.82
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
AMD Ryzen Threadripper
 
Architecture codename
ZEN
 
Release date
10 August 2017
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$999
 
Price now
$653
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Ryzen Threadripper 1950X'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 1950X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
16
 
Number of threads
32
 
Maximum frequency
4.2 GHz
 
L1 cache
1.5 MB
 
of 0.875 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
8 MB
 
L3 cache
32 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Die size
213 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
68 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
9,600 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen Threadripper 1950X compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
 
Socket
TR4 (4094)
 
Power consumption (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen Threadripper 1950X are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen Threadripper 1950X.
Supported memory types
DDR4 Quad-channel
 
of 2933 (Ryzen 5 2500X)
Maximum memory size
2 TiB
 
Max memory channels
4
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
79.47 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Ryzen Threadripper 1950X.
Integrated graphics
-
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Ryzen Threadripper 1950X's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
60
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

34.91

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

4754

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

41814

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.73

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

23.1

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

159

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

2944

WinRAR 4.0

4150

x264 encoding pass 1

190

x264 encoding pass 2

134

TrueCrypt AES

19

Passmark

26730

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Ryzen Threadripper 1950X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen Threadripper 1950X performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen Threadripper 1950X from Intel is Core i9-7940X, which is faster by 1% and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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