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[5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

Price and performance details for the [5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.
[5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X


Class: Desktop

Socket: AM4

Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.9 GHz

4Cores: 16 4Threads: 32

Typical TDP: 105 W4

Other names: AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-Core Processor

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2020

CPUmark/$Price: 4.82

Overall Rank: 269

Last Price Change: $2,745.00 USD Total for 5 CPUs (2022-10-04)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2972
Samples: 1*
*Margin for error: High

4The number of cores/threads and TDP is per CPU. To determine the total, multiply by the total CPU count.

CPU Test Suite Average Results for [5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

Integer Math32,463 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math27,627 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers76 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting18 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption6,991 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression125.5 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,392 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions13,018 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,972 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 5th of October 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for [5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of September 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of September 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 2 Baselines for [5-Way] AMD Ryzen 9 5950X
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL5011718 - Feb 01 2022
BL5011717 - Feb 01 2022 [Excluded]
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