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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 Threadripper 2920XIntel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Price$599.99 BUY NOW!$809.991
Socket TypesTR4LGA2011
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.3 GHzUp to 4.0 GHz
# of Physical Cores12 (2 logical cores per physical)6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP180W150W
Yearly Running Cost$32.85$27.38
First Seen on ChartQ4 2018Q1 2012
# of Samples40306
Single Thread Rating22312014
CPU Mark2204412677
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 18th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X
22,044
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,677
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,171
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,984
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,964
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,153
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,767
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 18th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X
36.74
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
15.65
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
42.02
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
57.57
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
43.62
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
50.51
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
86.05
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 18th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X
2,231
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
2,014
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,899
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,193
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,702
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,630
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
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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 TDP180W150W
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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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