Intel Core i9-10980XE vs Intel Core i9-7960X

What is the difference between Intel Core i9-10980XE and Intel Core i9-7960X. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1167Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1115
15957Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score14355
33770PassMark CPU Mark Rating26629
2669PassMark Single Thread Rating2541

Processor Specs

Intel Core i9-10980XEProcessorIntel Core i9-7960X
3000 MHzFrequency2800 MHz
4600 MHzMaximum Frequency4200 MHz
18Cores16
36Threads32
165 WTDP165 W
Cascade LakeCodenameSkylake
Socket 2066 LGAPackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1163Single-Core Score1122
17544Multi-Core Score13591
Geekbench 5.4.1 Corporate for macOS x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

macOS 11.5.1 (Build 20G80)Operating SystemmacOS 11.5 (Build 20G71)
iMacPro1,1ModelMacPro7,1
iMacPro1,1Model IDMacPro7,1
ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 iMacPro1,1MotherboardAcidanthera Mac-27AD2F918AE68F61 MacPro7,1

CPU Specifications

Intel Core i9-10980XENameIntel Core i9-7960X
1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 16 Cores, 32 Threads
GenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 7IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
3.00 GHzBase Frequency2.80 GHz
32.0 KB x 18L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 16
32.0 KB x 18L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 16
1.00 MB x 18L2 Cache1.00 MB x 16
24.8 MB x 1L3 Cache22.0 MB x 1

Memory Information

256.00 GBSize32.00 GB
3200 MT/sTransfer Rate3000 MT/s
DDR4TypeDDR4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1163Single-Core Score1122
1578Crypto Score1499
1083Integer Score1055
1267Floating Point Score 1204
1578
2.69 GB/sec
AES-XTS1499
2.56 GB/sec
1119
5.66 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1169
5.91 MB/sec
1080
51.1 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1088
51.5 Mpixels/sec
1069
3.01 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)1023
2.88 MTE/sec
1007
1.18 MElements/sec
HTML5946
1.11 MElements/sec
1057
331.0 Krows/sec
SQLite1011
316.9 Krows/sec
1070
58.1 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1040
56.4 Mpixels/sec
1082
344.7 KB/sec
Text Rendering1047
333.7 KB/sec
1108
8.64 Klines/sec
Clang1061
8.27 Klines/sec
1162
13.5 images/sec
Camera1122
13.0 images/sec
1022
1.28 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1019
1.27 Mpairs/sec
1367
8468.7 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1290
7991.4 FPS
813
44.7 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur781
42.9 Mpixels/sec
1179
9.08 images/sec
Face Detection1126
8.67 images/sec
1017
25.1 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection1014
25.0 Mpixels/sec
2147
105.3 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2148
105.4 Mpixels/sec
2109
28.7 Mpixels/sec
HDR1963
26.7 Mpixels/sec
1529
1.23 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1360
1.09 Mpixels/sec
1116
10.0 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion988
8.85 Kpixels/sec
1068
34.1 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1078
34.4 Words/sec
1197
46.3 images/sec
Machine Learning1079
41.7 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

17544Multi-Core Score13591
13687Crypto Score10555
16925Integer Score13168
19527Floating Point Score 15013
13687
23.3 GB/sec
AES-XTS10555
18.0 GB/sec
20867
105.5 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)18080
91.4 MB/sec
22231
1.05 Gpixels/sec
Image Compression18117
857.1 Mpixels/sec
10003
28.2 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)7230
20.4 MTE/sec
17214
20.2 MElements/sec
HTML512906
15.2 MElements/sec
20159
6.32 Mrows/sec
SQLite14760
4.62 Mrows/sec
11752
637.8 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering10224
554.8 Mpixels/sec
14798
4.60 MB/sec
Text Rendering11153
3.47 MB/sec
20902
162.9 Klines/sec
Clang15993
124.6 Klines/sec
19469
225.7 images/sec
Camera14471
167.7 images/sec
14537
18.2 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics11250
14.1 Mpairs/sec
32761
202965.8 FPS
Rigid Body Physics24327
150716.3 FPS
19770
1.09 Gpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur14604
802.8 Mpixels/sec
24491
188.6 images/sec
Face Detection17888
137.7 images/sec
18345
452.2 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection14303
352.6 Mpixels/sec
25974
1.27 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting23232
1.14 Gpixels/sec
33950
462.6 Mpixels/sec
HDR25432
346.5 Mpixels/sec
31192
25.0 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing23196
18.6 Mpixels/sec
18671
167.3 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion13645
122.2 Kpixels/sec
10905
348.7 Words/sec
Speech Recognition8953
286.2 Words/sec
6645
256.8 images/sec
Machine Learning5099
197.0 images/sec