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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

AMD Ryzen 9 3900XIntel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHzIntel Core i9-9980XE @ 3.00GHz
Price$809.87 BUY NOW!$1489.99 BUY NOW!$1989.99 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeAM4FCLGA2066FCLGA2066
CPU ClassDesktopDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.8 GHz3.1 GHz3.0 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.6 GHzUp to 4.4 GHzUp to 4.5 GHz
# of Physical Cores12 (2 logical cores per physical)16 (2 logical cores per physical)18 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP105W165W165W
Yearly Running Cost$19.16$30.11$30.11
First Seen on ChartQ2 2019Q1 2019Q4 2018
# of Samples6882295
Single Thread Rating292324742456
CPU Mark319212793029588


CPU Mark Rating
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
31,921
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
27,930
Intel Core i9-9980XE @ 3.00GHz
29,588
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,195
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
17,184
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,980
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,929
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,141
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
39.42
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
18.75
Intel Core i9-9980XE @ 3.00GHz
14.87
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
40.80
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
47.08
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
85.76
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.51
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
41.05
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 22nd of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
2,923
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
2,474
Intel Core i9-9980XE @ 3.00GHz
2,456
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,895
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
2,819
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,185
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,698
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,628
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
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Max TDP105W165W165W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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