AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X vs Intel Core i9-10980XE

What is the difference between AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X and Intel Core i9-10980XE. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1261Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1167
22394Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score15957
64003PassMark CPU Mark Rating33770
2701PassMark Single Thread Rating2669
111353DMark Time Spy Physics Score

Processor Specs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970XProcessorIntel Core i9-10980XE
3700 MHzFrequency3000 MHz
4500 MHzMaximum Frequency4600 MHz
32Cores18
64Threads36
280 WTDP165 W
Castle PeakCodenameCascade Lake
sTRX4PackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1286Single-Core Score1163
25574Multi-Core Score17544
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Corporate for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)Operating SystemmacOS 11.5.1 (Build 20G80)
ASUS System Product NameModeliMacPro1,1
Model IDiMacPro1,1
ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. ROG STRIX TRX40-E GAMINGMotherboardASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 iMacPro1,1
AMD Ryzen High PerformancePower Plan

CPU Specifications

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970XNameIntel Core i9-10980XE
1 Processor, 32 Cores, 64 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 23 Model 49 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 7
3.70 GHzBase Frequency3.00 GHz
4418 MHzMaximum Frequency
Socket sTRX4 (4094)Package
Castle PeakCodename
32.0 KB x 32L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 18
32.0 KB x 32L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 18
512 KB x 32L2 Cache1.00 MB x 18
16.0 MB x 8L3 Cache24.8 MB x 1

Memory Information

128.00 GBSize256.00 GB
1599 MHzFrequency
Transfer Rate3200 MT/s
DDR4 SDRAMTypeDDR4
4Channels

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1286Single-Core Score1163
2210Crypto Score1578
1128Integer Score1083
1473Floating Point Score 1267
2210
3.77 GB/sec
AES-XTS1578
2.69 GB/sec
1363
6.90 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1119
5.66 MB/sec
1324
62.6 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1080
51.1 Mpixels/sec
1116
3.15 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)1069
3.01 MTE/sec
897
1.05 MElements/sec
HTML51007
1.18 MElements/sec
952
298.1 Krows/sec
SQLite1057
331.0 Krows/sec
1124
61.0 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1070
58.1 Mpixels/sec
1070
341.0 KB/sec
Text Rendering1082
344.7 KB/sec
1116
8.69 Klines/sec
Clang1108
8.64 Klines/sec
1280
14.8 images/sec
Camera1162
13.5 images/sec
1463
1.83 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1022
1.28 Mpairs/sec
1268
7855.9 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1367
8468.7 FPS
1535
84.4 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur813
44.7 Mpixels/sec
1343
10.3 images/sec
Face Detection1179
9.08 images/sec
1174
28.9 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection1017
25.1 Mpixels/sec
2427
119.1 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2147
105.3 Mpixels/sec
2407
32.8 Mpixels/sec
HDR2109
28.7 Mpixels/sec
1673
1.34 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1529
1.23 Mpixels/sec
1056
9.46 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1116
10.0 Kpixels/sec
1301
41.6 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1068
34.1 Words/sec
1175
45.4 images/sec
Machine Learning1197
46.3 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

25574Multi-Core Score17544
11824Crypto Score13687
25395Integer Score16925
28252Floating Point Score 19527
11824
20.2 GB/sec
AES-XTS13687
23.3 GB/sec
39937
202.0 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)20867
105.5 MB/sec
42014
1.99 Gpixels/sec
Image Compression22231
1.05 Gpixels/sec
7826
22.1 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)10003
28.2 MTE/sec
34282
40.3 MElements/sec
HTML517214
20.2 MElements/sec
39553
12.4 Mrows/sec
SQLite20159
6.32 Mrows/sec
21558
1.17 Gpixels/sec
PDF Rendering11752
637.8 Mpixels/sec
14160
4.41 MB/sec
Text Rendering14798
4.60 MB/sec
40514
315.7 Klines/sec
Clang20902
162.9 Klines/sec
19951
231.3 images/sec
Camera19469
225.7 images/sec
19719
24.7 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics14537
18.2 Mpairs/sec
55436
343446.3 FPS
Rigid Body Physics32761
202965.8 FPS
35063
1.93 Gpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur19770
1.09 Gpixels/sec
43686
336.3 images/sec
Face Detection24491
188.6 images/sec
22016
542.7 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection18345
452.2 Mpixels/sec
41997
2.06 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting25974
1.27 Gpixels/sec
41600
566.9 Mpixels/sec
HDR33950
462.6 Mpixels/sec
48679
39.1 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing31192
25.0 Mpixels/sec
22191
198.8 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion18671
167.3 Kpixels/sec
19786
632.6 Words/sec
Speech Recognition10905
348.7 Words/sec
6650
256.9 images/sec
Machine Learning6645
256.8 images/sec