AMDYD195XA8AEWOF
AMDYD270XBGAFBOX

16 Cores, 32 Threads @3.4GHz, Zen.
Release date: Q3 2017.

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen+.
Release date: Q2 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,253 user samples
5,829 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 119% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 86% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 86% Great: 119%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 165%
UFO
19,424 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz
Worst Bench: 88% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 88% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 13th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
106 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+6%
99.6 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
109 Pts 120 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+10%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
428 Pts 464 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
2274 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+76%
1291 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
120 Pts 126 Pts +5%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
474 Pts 493 Pts +4%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
2694 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+94%
1386 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,956,513 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 1.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+581%
Value
Value For Money
76.3 % 96.2 % Better value.
+26%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
88 % 97 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
Price
Price (score)
$700 $320 Much cheaper.
+54%
Age
Newest
13 Months 5 Months Much more recent.
+62%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
180 Watts 105 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+42%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
16 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
32 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 12 nm Slightly newer manufacturing.
+14%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 3.7 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz 4.3 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+8%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
116 Pts 122 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+5%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
125 Pts 132 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+6%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
455 Pts 476 Pts +5%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
494 Pts 514 Pts +4%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
2613 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+94%
1347 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
2722 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+95%
1394 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
TR4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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AMD’s 16 core, 32 thread Ryzen Threadripper 1950X is finally here to seize the throne for high end desktop processors. The 1950X is the flagship of the Zen based Threadripper series which also includes the 12 core 1920X and the 8 core 1900X. The 1950X has a stock clock of 3.4 GHz increasing to a maximum single core boost of 4.0 GHz and features quad channel DDR4 and 64 PCI Express lanes. This processor is effectively two Ryzen 7 1800Xs glued together with Infinity Fabric (AMD’s scalable interconnecting technology), making the 1950X one of the physically largest CPUs on the consumer market. If you are considering this CPU, you will need a new X399 motherboard with a TR4 socket. Early benchmarks show the 1950X competing with Intel’s similarly priced i9-7900X. Whilst the 7900X has slightly higher single and quad core scores (10%-15%), the 1950X is around 35% faster for multi-core workloads. Content creators, and other core intensive task masters will not be disappointed. [Aug '17 CPUPro]

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The 8 core, 16 thread 2700X is AMD’s second generation Ryzen 7 flagship following in the wake of the Ryzen 7 1800X which continues to offer excellent multi-core value for money. This new Pinnacle Ridge processor features the Zen+ architecture with 12nm lithography compared to 14nm previously. Whilst there is no increase in the number of cores, the stock base / boost clocks appear to have received a bump up to 3.7 / 4.3 GHz from 3.6 / 4.0 GHz. The 2700X is compatible with both the new 400 series and 300 series of motherboards. Early benchmarks indicate that the 2700X has a slightly greater effective speed than the 1800X, although further benchmarks are necessary to quantify this. The expected launch price of $329 includes a Wraith Prism cooler and is in the same price bracket as the 1800X and Intel’s Coffee Lake i7-8700K. Whilst the 6 core, 12 thread 8700K beats the 2700X in single and quad core performance by about 10%, the 2700X wins on multi-core workloads. PC gaming and desktop performance is generally governed by four or less cores but the 2700X offers unbeatable value for money for workstation users. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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