AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X

Summary

AMD started AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X sales 3 October 2018 at a recommended price of $649. This is 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 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

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

It provides good benchmark performance at 33.55 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

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
 
Series
AMD Ryzen Threadripper
 
Architecture codename
ZEN+
 
Release date
3 October 2018
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$649
 

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
 
L1 cache
96K (per core)
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
512K (per core)
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
32 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
Die size
213 mm2
 
Transistor count
19,200 million
 
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 (Uniprocessor)
 
Socket
SP3r2
 
Power consumption (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2920X. 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 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 Quad-channel
 
of 2933 (Ryzen 5 2500X)
Maximum memory size
2 TiB
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
87.42 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Ryzen Threadripper 2920X.
Integrated graphics
-
 

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance

33.55

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

26340

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 i9-7960X, which is slower by 1% and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

User rating

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