AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX vs Intel Xeon Platinum 8380

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX
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General info

Comparing Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating2627
Place by popularity92no data
Value for money8.07no data
Market segmentDesktop processorServer
SeriesAMD Ryzen Threadripperno data
Architecture codenameMatisse (2019−2020)Ice Lake-SP (2021)
Release date14 July 2020 (2 years ago)6 April 2021 (1 year ago)
Current price$3825 no data
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Technical specs

Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores32 (Dotriaconta-Core)40 (Tetraconta-Core)
Threads6480
Base clock speed3.5 GHz2.3 GHz
Boost clock speed4.2 GHz3.4 GHz
L1 cache64K (per core)64K (per core)
L2 cache512K (per core)1 MB (per core)
L3 cache128 MB60 MB (shared)
Chip lithography7 nm10 nm
Die size74 mm2no data
Maximum core temperature95 °C83 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)95 °C83 °C
Number of transistors3,800 millionno data
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier+-

Compatibility

Information on Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380 compatibility with other computer components: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration12
SocketsWRX8FCLGA4189
Thermal design power (TDP)280 Watt270 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsMMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4A, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AES, AVX, AVX2, BMI1, BMI2, SHA, F16C, FMA3, AMD64, EVP, AMD-V, SMAP, SMEP, SMT, Precision Boost 2, XFR 2Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI++
AVX++
vProno data+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)no data+
Speed Shiftno data+
Turbo Boost Technologyno data2.0
Hyper-Threading Technologyno data+
TSXno data+

Security technologies

Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380 technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXTno data+
EDBno data+
SGXno dataYes with Intel® SPS

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380 are enumerated here.

AMD-V+no data
VT-dno data+
VT-xno data+
EPTno data+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-3200DDR4-3200
Maximum memory size2 TiB6 TB
Max memory channelsno data8
Maximum memory bandwidth126.38 GB/sno data
ECC memory supportno data+

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX and Xeon Platinum 8380.

PCIe version4.04.0
PCI Express lanesno data64

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX 62.39
+0.9%
Xeon Platinum 8380 61.81
  • Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 69%

Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX 62897
+0.9%
Xeon Platinum 8380 62318

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 62.39 61.81
Recency 14 July 2020 6 April 2021
Boost clock speed 4200 3400
Base clock speed 3500 2300
Chip lithography 7 nm 10 nm
Thermal design power (TDP) 280 Watt 270 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX

and

Intel Xeon Platinum 8380
Intel Xeon Platinum 8380

The differences in performance seem too small.

Be aware that Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX is a desktop processor while Xeon Platinum 8380 is a server/workstation one.


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Competitors of Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX by Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX by Intel is Core i9-13900KF, which is slower by 5% and lower by 5 positions in our rating.

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