Intel Core i9-9980XE vs Intel Core i9-7940X

What is the difference between Intel Core i9-9980XE and Intel Core i9-7940X. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

1127Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score1119
15294Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score12837
32390PassMark CPU Mark Rating26712
2570PassMark Single Thread Rating2494
115313DMark Time Spy Physics Score

Processor Specs

Intel Core i9-9980XEProcessorIntel Core i9-7940X
3000 MHzFrequency3100 MHz
4400 MHzMaximum Frequency4300 MHz
18Cores14
36Threads28
165 WTDP165 W
SkylakeCodenameSkylake
Socket 2066 LGAPackageSocket 2066 LGA

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

1121Single-Core Score1110
16327Multi-Core Score12794
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for macOS x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)

System Information

macOS 10.15.7 (Build 19H2)Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
iMacPro1,1ModelSystem manufacturer System Product Name
iMacPro1,1Model ID
Apple Inc. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 1.0MotherboardASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. ROG RAMPAGE VI EXTREME
Power PlanHigh performance

CPU Specifications

Intel Core i9-9980XENameIntel Core i9-7940X
1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 14 Cores, 28 Threads
GenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
3.00 GHzBase Frequency3.09 GHz
Maximum Frequency4390 MHz
PackageSocket 2066 LGA
CodenameSkylake-X
32.0 KB x 18L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 14
32.0 KB x 18L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 14
1.00 MB x 18L2 Cache1.00 MB x 14
24.8 MB x 1L3 Cache19.3 MB x 1

Memory Information

128.00 GBSize128.00 GB
Frequency1197 MHz
3200 MT/sTransfer Rate
DDR4TypeDDR4 SDRAM
Channels4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

1121Single-Core Score1110
1486Crypto Score1462
1047Integer Score1052
1221Floating Point Score 1177
1486
2.53 GB/sec
AES-XTS1462
2.49 GB/sec
1115
5.64 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1131
5.72 MB/sec
1089
51.5 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression1239
58.6 Mpixels/sec
1051
2.96 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)882
2.49 MTE/sec
908
1.07 MElements/sec
HTML51000
1.17 MElements/sec
1003
314.2 Krows/sec
SQLite1031
323.2 Krows/sec
1065
57.8 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering1064
57.7 Mpixels/sec
1025
326.5 KB/sec
Text Rendering1004
320.0 KB/sec
1059
8.25 Klines/sec
Clang1120
8.72 Klines/sec
1123
13.0 images/sec
Camera1034
12.0 images/sec
1010
1.26 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics1057
1.32 Mpairs/sec
1294
8018.6 FPS
Rigid Body Physics1144
7086.4 FPS
776
42.7 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur765
42.0 Mpixels/sec
1116
8.59 images/sec
Face Detection1042
8.02 images/sec
985
24.3 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection950
23.4 Mpixels/sec
2063
101.2 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting1924
94.4 Mpixels/sec
1990
27.1 Mpixels/sec
HDR2118
28.9 Mpixels/sec
1460
1.17 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1412
1.13 Mpixels/sec
1025
9.18 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1003
8.99 Kpixels/sec
1026
32.8 Words/sec
Speech Recognition1060
33.9 Words/sec
1285
49.7 images/sec
Machine Learning1070
41.3 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

16327Multi-Core Score12794
13676Crypto Score11023
15343Integer Score12593
18900Floating Point Score 13524
13676
23.3 GB/sec
AES-XTS11023
18.8 GB/sec
19874
100.5 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)14532
73.5 MB/sec
22540
1.07 Gpixels/sec
Image Compression17791
841.7 Mpixels/sec
9673
27.3 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)6945
19.6 MTE/sec
15890
18.7 MElements/sec
HTML512081
14.2 MElements/sec
16624
5.21 Mrows/sec
SQLite13522
4.24 Mrows/sec
10513
570.5 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering13736
745.5 Mpixels/sec
13843
4.31 MB/sec
Text Rendering11016
3.43 MB/sec
17152
133.6 Klines/sec
Clang15276
119.0 Klines/sec
16492
191.2 images/sec
Camera11747
136.2 images/sec
14011
17.5 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics11576
14.5 Mpairs/sec
31896
197607.0 FPS
Rigid Body Physics18116
112237.4 FPS
19174
1.05 Gpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur12965
712.7 Mpixels/sec
23254
179.0 images/sec
Face Detection13600
104.7 images/sec
18180
448.1 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection13328
328.5 Mpixels/sec
26563
1.30 Gpixels/sec
Image Inpainting18129
889.3 Mpixels/sec
31903
434.7 Mpixels/sec
HDR26571
362.1 Mpixels/sec
30382
24.4 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing20560
16.5 Mpixels/sec
17152
153.7 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion12866
115.3 Kpixels/sec
10369
331.5 Words/sec
Speech Recognition8313
265.8 Words/sec
6628
256.1 images/sec
Machine Learning5301
204.8 images/sec