AMD Ryzen 9 5950X vs Intel Core i9-9980XE

What is the difference between AMD Ryzen 9 5950X and Intel Core i9-9980XE. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1692Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1127
16758Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score15294
46140PassMark CPU Mark Rating32390
3499PassMark Single Thread Rating2570
139563DMark Time Spy Physics Score11531

Processor Specs

AMD Ryzen 9 5950XProcessorIntel Core i9-9980XE
3400 MHzFrequency3000 MHz
4900 MHzMaximum Frequency4400 MHz
16Cores18
32Threads36
105 WTDP165 W
VermeerCodenameSkylake
AM4PackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1699Single-Core Score1121
19093Multi-Core Score16327
Geekbench 5.3.1 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)Operating SystemmacOS 10.15.7 (Build 19H2)
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. X570 AORUS XTREMEModeliMacPro1,1
Model IDiMacPro1,1
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. X570 AORUS XTREMEMotherboardApple Inc. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 1.0
BalancedPower Plan

CPU Specifications

AMD Ryzen 9 5950XNameIntel Core i9-9980XE
1 Processor, 16 Cores, 32 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 25 Model 33 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
3.40 GHzBase Frequency3.00 GHz
4.80 GHzMaximum Frequency
32.0 KB x 16L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 18
32.0 KB x 16L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 18
512 KB x 16L2 Cache1.00 MB x 18
32.0 MB x 2L3 Cache24.8 MB x 1

Memory Information

64.00 GBSize128.00 GB
Transfer Rate3200 MT/s
DDR4 SDRAMTypeDDR4
2Channels

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1699Single-Core Score1121
3988Crypto Score1486
1447Integer Score1047
1863Floating Point Score 1221
3988
6.80 GB/sec
AES-XTS1486
2.53 GB/sec
1759
8.90 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1115
5.64 MB/sec
1668
78.9 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1089
51.5 Mpixels/sec
1565
4.41 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)1051
2.96 MTE/sec
1206
1.42 MElements/sec
HTML5908
1.07 MElements/sec
1325
415.1 Krows/sec
SQLite1003
314.2 Krows/sec
1469
79.7 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1065
57.8 Mpixels/sec
1374
437.7 KB/sec
Text Rendering1025
326.5 KB/sec
1468
11.4 Klines/sec
Clang1059
8.25 Klines/sec
1279
14.8 images/sec
Camera1123
13.0 images/sec
1673
2.09 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1010
1.26 Mpairs/sec
1605
9945.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1294
8018.6 FPS
1903
104.6 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur776
42.7 Mpixels/sec
1657
12.8 images/sec
Face Detection1116
8.59 images/sec
1510
37.2 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection985
24.3 Mpixels/sec
3083
151.2 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2063
101.2 Mpixels/sec
3156
43.0 Mpixels/sec
HDR1990
27.1 Mpixels/sec
2048
1.64 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1460
1.17 Mpixels/sec
1408
12.6 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1025
9.18 Kpixels/sec
1631
52.1 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1026
32.8 Words/sec
1601
61.9 images/sec
Machine Learning1285
49.7 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

19093Multi-Core Score16327
9169Crypto Score13676
18992Integer Score15343
20967Floating Point Score 18900
9169
15.6 GB/sec
AES-XTS13676
23.3 GB/sec
29335
148.4 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)19874
100.5 MB/sec
27285
1.29 Gpixels/sec
Image Compression22540
1.07 Gpixels/sec
6835
19.3 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)9673
27.3 MTE/sec
21583
25.3 MElements/sec
HTML515890
18.7 MElements/sec
23346
7.31 Mrows/sec
SQLite16624
5.21 Mrows/sec
18984
1.03 Gpixels/sec
PDF Rendering10513
570.5 Mpixels/sec
14513
4.52 MB/sec
Text Rendering13843
4.31 MB/sec
26395
205.7 Klines/sec
Clang17152
133.6 Klines/sec
16036
185.9 images/sec
Camera16492
191.2 images/sec
19542
24.5 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics14011
17.5 Mpairs/sec
33788
209331.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics31896
197607.0 FPS
23350
1.28 Gpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur19174
1.05 Gpixels/sec
27446
211.3 images/sec
Face Detection23254
179.0 images/sec
17338
427.3 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection18180
448.1 Mpixels/sec
30637
1.50 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting26563
1.30 Gpixels/sec
35294
480.9 Mpixels/sec
HDR31903
434.7 Mpixels/sec
32306
25.9 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing30382
24.4 Mpixels/sec
17365
155.6 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion17152
153.7 Kpixels/sec
15865
507.2 Words/sec
Speech Recognition10369
331.5 Words/sec
4877
188.4 images/sec
Machine Learning6628
256.1 images/sec