AMD Ryzen 9 5900X vs Intel Core i9-9940X

What is the difference between AMD Ryzen 9 5900X and Intel Core i9-9940X. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1672Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1162
14153Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score13902
39626PassMark CPU Mark Rating28363
3494PassMark Single Thread Rating2632
132903DMark Time Spy Physics Score11403

Processor Specs

AMD Ryzen 9 5900XProcessorIntel Core i9-9940X
3700 MHzFrequency3300 MHz
4800 MHzMaximum Frequency4400 MHz
12Cores14
24Threads28
105 WTDP165 W
VermeerCodenameSkylake
AM4PackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1674Single-Core Score1163
13375Multi-Core Score13155
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Microsoft Windows 10 Home (64-bit)Operating SystemmacOS 11.4 (Build 20F71)
System manufacturer System Product NameModelMacPro7,1
Model IDMacPro7,1
ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. ROG STRIX X570-F GAMINGMotherboardAcidanthera Mac-27AD2F918AE68F61 MacPro7,1
BalancedPower Plan

CPU Specifications

AMD Ryzen 9 5900XNameIntel Core i9-9940X
1 Processor, 12 Cores, 24 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 14 Cores, 28 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 25 Model 33 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
3.70 GHzBase Frequency3.30 GHz
4946 MHzMaximum Frequency
Socket AM4 (1331)Package
VermeerCodename
32.0 KB x 12L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 14
32.0 KB x 12L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 14
512 KB x 12L2 Cache1.00 MB x 14
32.0 MB x 2L3 Cache19.2 MB x 1

Memory Information

64.00 GBSize64.01 GB
Transfer Rate2666 MT/s
DDR4 SDRAMTypeDDR4
2Channels

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1674Single-Core Score1163
3937Crypto Score1502
1418Integer Score1093
1850Floating Point Score 1259
3937
6.71 GB/sec
AES-XTS1502
2.56 GB/sec
1746
8.83 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1197
6.05 MB/sec
1656
78.3 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1133
53.6 Mpixels/sec
1355
3.82 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)998
2.81 MTE/sec
1144
1.34 MElements/sec
HTML5998
1.17 MElements/sec
1360
426.0 Krows/sec
SQLite1076
337.0 Krows/sec
1447
78.5 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1090
59.1 Mpixels/sec
1314
418.7 KB/sec
Text Rendering1096
349.1 KB/sec
1476
11.5 Klines/sec
Clang1108
8.64 Klines/sec
1355
15.7 images/sec
Camera1159
13.4 images/sec
1669
2.09 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1068
1.34 Mpairs/sec
1636
10133.4 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1340
8304.8 FPS
1923
105.7 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur796
43.7 Mpixels/sec
1680
12.9 images/sec
Face Detection1167
8.98 images/sec
1500
37.0 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection1022
25.2 Mpixels/sec
3033
148.8 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2199
107.9 Mpixels/sec
3131
42.7 Mpixels/sec
HDR2089
28.5 Mpixels/sec
2005
1.61 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1512
1.21 Mpixels/sec
1399
12.5 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1061
9.50 Kpixels/sec
1646
52.6 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1156
36.9 Words/sec
1496
57.8 images/sec
Machine Learning1093
42.2 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

13375Multi-Core Score13155
6341Crypto Score9685
13038Integer Score12726
15277Floating Point Score 14664
6341
10.8 GB/sec
AES-XTS9685
16.5 GB/sec
19700
99.6 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)16200
81.9 MB/sec
19075
902.4 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression17777
841.0 Mpixels/sec
4475
12.6 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)6579
18.6 MTE/sec
15186
17.8 MElements/sec
HTML513147
15.4 MElements/sec
16301
5.11 Mrows/sec
SQLite15075
4.72 Mrows/sec
12945
702.5 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering10076
546.8 Mpixels/sec
9959
3.10 MB/sec
Text Rendering10024
3.12 MB/sec
18527
144.4 Klines/sec
Clang16431
128.0 Klines/sec
10949
126.9 images/sec
Camera14045
162.8 images/sec
15448
19.3 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics11763
14.7 Mpairs/sec
23446
145254.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics24651
152722.8 FPS
16017
880.5 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur14585
801.7 Mpixels/sec
19632
151.1 images/sec
Face Detection18155
139.8 images/sec
11899
293.3 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection13991
344.9 Mpixels/sec
22226
1.09 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting19793
971.0 Mpixels/sec
24325
331.5 Mpixels/sec
HDR25377
345.8 Mpixels/sec
23869
19.2 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing23784
19.1 Mpixels/sec
13649
122.3 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion13714
122.9 Kpixels/sec
12615
403.3 Words/sec
Speech Recognition8118
259.5 Words/sec
3513
135.7 images/sec
Machine Learning4719
182.3 images/sec