AMD Ryzen 9 5950X vs Intel Core i9-9960X

What is the difference between AMD Ryzen 9 5950X and Intel Core i9-9960X. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1692Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1107
16758Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score14226
46140PassMark CPU Mark Rating31264
3499PassMark Single Thread Rating2649
139563DMark Time Spy Physics Score12946

Processor Specs

AMD Ryzen 9 5950XProcessorIntel Core i9-9960X
3400 MHzFrequency3100 MHz
4900 MHzMaximum Frequency4400 MHz
16Cores16
32Threads32
105 WTDP165 W
VermeerCodenameSkylake
AM4PackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1699Single-Core Score1096
19093Multi-Core Score13652
Geekbench 5.3.1 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.2.5 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. X570 AORUS XTREMEModelSystem manufacturer System Product Name
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. X570 AORUS XTREMEMotherboardASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. PRIME X299-DELUXE
BalancedPower PlanHigh performance

CPU Specifications

AMD Ryzen 9 5950XNameIntel Core i9-9960X
1 Processor, 16 Cores, 32 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 16 Cores, 32 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 25 Model 33 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
3.40 GHzBase Frequency3.10 GHz
4.80 GHzMaximum Frequency4.39 GHz
PackageSocket 2066 LGA
CodenameSkylake-X
32.0 KB x 16L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 16
32.0 KB x 16L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 16
512 KB x 16L2 Cache1.00 MB x 16
32.0 MB x 2L3 Cache22.0 MB x 1

Memory Information

64.00 GBSize64.00 GB
Frequency1200 MHz
DDR4 SDRAMTypeDDR4 SDRAM
2Channels4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1699Single-Core Score1096
3988Crypto Score1574
1447Integer Score1018
1863Floating Point Score 1186
3988
6.80 GB/sec
AES-XTS1574
2.68 GB/sec
1759
8.90 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)950
4.81 MB/sec
1668
78.9 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1220
57.7 Mpixels/sec
1565
4.41 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)895
2.52 MTE/sec
1206
1.42 MElements/sec
HTML5938
1.10 MElements/sec
1325
415.1 Krows/sec
SQLite968
303.2 Krows/sec
1469
79.7 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1102
59.8 Mpixels/sec
1374
437.7 KB/sec
Text Rendering1033
329.3 KB/sec
1468
11.4 Klines/sec
Clang1113
8.67 Klines/sec
1279
14.8 images/sec
Camera987
11.4 images/sec
1673
2.09 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1030
1.29 Mpairs/sec
1605
9945.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1145
7091.2 FPS
1903
104.6 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur775
42.6 Mpixels/sec
1657
12.8 images/sec
Face Detection1073
8.26 images/sec
1510
37.2 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection997
24.6 Mpixels/sec
3083
151.2 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting1863
91.4 Mpixels/sec
3156
43.0 Mpixels/sec
HDR2163
29.5 Mpixels/sec
2048
1.64 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1417
1.14 Mpixels/sec
1408
12.6 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1011
9.05 Kpixels/sec
1631
52.1 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1013
32.4 Words/sec
1601
61.9 images/sec
Machine Learning1147
44.3 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

19093Multi-Core Score13652
9169Crypto Score10985
18992Integer Score13256
20967Floating Point Score 14954
9169
15.6 GB/sec
AES-XTS10985
18.7 GB/sec
29335
148.4 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)15597
78.9 MB/sec
27285
1.29 Gpixels/sec
Image Compression18556
877.8 Mpixels/sec
6835
19.3 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)7324
20.7 MTE/sec
21583
25.3 MElements/sec
HTML512518
14.7 MElements/sec
23346
7.31 Mrows/sec
SQLite13650
4.28 Mrows/sec
18984
1.03 Gpixels/sec
PDF Rendering14855
806.2 Mpixels/sec
14513
4.52 MB/sec
Text Rendering11726
3.65 MB/sec
26395
205.7 Klines/sec
Clang16046
125.0 Klines/sec
16036
185.9 images/sec
Camera12487
144.7 images/sec
19542
24.5 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics12242
15.3 Mpairs/sec
33788
209331.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics20054
124244.4 FPS
23350
1.28 Gpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur14541
799.3 Mpixels/sec
27446
211.3 images/sec
Face Detection15004
115.5 images/sec
17338
427.3 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection14999
369.7 Mpixels/sec
30637
1.50 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting21108
1.04 Gpixels/sec
35294
480.9 Mpixels/sec
HDR30571
416.6 Mpixels/sec
32306
25.9 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing22416
18.0 Mpixels/sec
17365
155.6 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion15131
135.6 Kpixels/sec
15865
507.2 Words/sec
Speech Recognition9097
290.8 Words/sec
4877
188.4 images/sec
Machine Learning5228
202.0 images/sec