AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs Intel Core i9-10980XE

What is the difference between AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X and Intel Core i9-10980XE. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1272Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1167
19880Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score15957
55031PassMark CPU Mark Rating33770
2689PassMark Single Thread Rating2669
123343DMark Time Spy Physics Score

Processor Specs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XProcessorIntel Core i9-10980XE
3800 MHzFrequency3000 MHz
4500 MHzMaximum Frequency4600 MHz
24Cores18
48Threads36
280 WTDP165 W
Castle PeakCodenameCascade Lake
sTRX4PackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1271Single-Core Score1163
2441Multi-Core Score17544
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for Linux x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Corporate for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

CentOS Linux 8Operating SystemmacOS 11.5.1 (Build 20G80)
Red Hat KVMModeliMacPro1,1
Model IDiMacPro1,1
N/AMotherboardASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 iMacPro1,1

CPU Specifications

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XNameIntel Core i9-10980XE
2 Processors, 2 CoresTopology1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 23 Model 49 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 7
3.80 GHzBase Frequency3.00 GHz
64.0 KB x 1L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 18
64.0 KB x 1L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 18
512 KB x 1L2 Cache1.00 MB x 18
16.0 MB x 1L3 Cache24.8 MB x 1

Memory Information

3.65 GBSize256.00 GB
Transfer Rate3200 MT/s
TypeDDR4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1271Single-Core Score1163
2230Crypto Score1578
1116Integer Score1083
1446Floating Point Score 1267
2230
3.80 GB/sec
AES-XTS1578
2.69 GB/sec
1143
5.78 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1119
5.66 MB/sec
1227
58.0 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1080
51.1 Mpixels/sec
1098
3.10 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)1069
3.01 MTE/sec
938
1.10 MElements/sec
HTML51007
1.18 MElements/sec
1025
321.0 Krows/sec
SQLite1057
331.0 Krows/sec
1125
61.1 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1070
58.1 Mpixels/sec
1081
344.4 KB/sec
Text Rendering1082
344.7 KB/sec
1133
8.83 Klines/sec
Clang1108
8.64 Klines/sec
1319
15.3 images/sec
Camera1162
13.5 images/sec
1360
1.70 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1022
1.28 Mpairs/sec
1253
7765.0 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1367
8468.7 FPS
1425
78.3 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur813
44.7 Mpixels/sec
1343
10.3 images/sec
Face Detection1179
9.08 images/sec
1189
29.3 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection1017
25.1 Mpixels/sec
2455
120.4 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2147
105.3 Mpixels/sec
2548
34.7 Mpixels/sec
HDR2109
28.7 Mpixels/sec
1633
1.31 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1529
1.23 Mpixels/sec
1106
9.91 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1116
10.0 Kpixels/sec
1182
37.8 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1068
34.1 Words/sec
1120
43.3 images/sec
Machine Learning1197
46.3 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

2441Multi-Core Score17544
3862Crypto Score13687
2191Integer Score16925
2745Floating Point Score 19527
3862
6.58 GB/sec
AES-XTS13687
23.3 GB/sec
2276
11.5 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)20867
105.5 MB/sec
2418
114.4 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression22231
1.05 Gpixels/sec
1947
5.49 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)10003
28.2 MTE/sec
2114
2.48 MElements/sec
HTML517214
20.2 MElements/sec
2048
641.5 Krows/sec
SQLite20159
6.32 Mrows/sec
2173
118.0 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering11752
637.8 Mpixels/sec
2021
643.9 KB/sec
Text Rendering14798
4.60 MB/sec
2252
17.5 Klines/sec
Clang20902
162.9 Klines/sec
2535
29.4 images/sec
Camera19469
225.7 images/sec
2311
2.89 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics14537
18.2 Mpairs/sec
2440
15117.7 FPS
Rigid Body Physics32761
202965.8 FPS
2271
124.8 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur19770
1.09 Gpixels/sec
2635
20.3 images/sec
Face Detection24491
188.6 images/sec
2249
55.4 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection18345
452.2 Mpixels/sec
4671
229.2 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting25974
1.27 Gpixels/sec
5017
68.4 Mpixels/sec
HDR33950
462.6 Mpixels/sec
3739
3.00 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing31192
25.0 Mpixels/sec
2188
19.6 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion18671
167.3 Kpixels/sec
2260
72.3 Words/sec
Speech Recognition10905
348.7 Words/sec
2030
78.4 images/sec
Machine Learning6645
256.8 images/sec