AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X vs Ryzen 7 3800X
Comparing Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
512K (per core)
Manufacturing process technology
64 bit support
Information on Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X.
Supported memory types
Maximum memory size
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
87.42 GB / s
47.68 GB / s
ECC memory support
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 53.71 +3.6%
Ryzen 7 3800X 51.85
Ryzen Threadripper 2950X 25438 +3.6%
Ryzen 7 3800X 24561
Let's see how good Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and Ryzen 7 3800X are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X
3.6% faster in synthetic tests
Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 3800X
Somewhat newer (27 May 2019 vs 6 August 2018)
Cheaper ($399 vs $899)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 12 nm)
Less power hungry (105 vs 180 watts)
So, Ryzen Threadripper 2950X or Ryzen 7 3800X?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X and AMD Ryzen 7 3800X. The differences in performance seem too small.
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