AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X

Summary

AMD started Ryzen Threadripper 2920X sales on August 2018. This is high-end ZEN+ architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 12 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4300 and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a AMD Socket SP3r2 processor with a TDP of 180 Watt. It supports DDR4 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 68.70 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Ryzen Threadripper 2920X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
ZEN+
 
Release date
August 2018
 

Technical specs

Ryzen Threadripper 2920X'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 2920X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
12
 
Number of threads
24
 
Maximum frequency
4.3 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
96 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
 
of 16384
L3 cache
32768 KB
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
of 7
Die size
213 mm2
 
Transistor count
9600 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen Threadripper 2920X 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
 
of 8
Socket
SP3r2
 
Power consumption (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2920X are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2920X.
Supported memory types
DDR4
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen Threadripper 2920X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

68.70

3DMark06 CPU

10948

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

5407

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

46015

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.96

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

17.6

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

178

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

2628

WinRAR 4.0

4669

x264 encoding pass 1

209

x264 encoding pass 2

131

TrueCrypt AES

16.2

Passmark

22046

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Ryzen Threadripper 2920X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Ryzen Threadripper 2920X performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen Threadripper 2920X from Intel is Core i9-7900X, which is slower by 1% and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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