Average Bench: 83.5% (112th of 1316)

Based on 3,759 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00830F10 Model: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X 32-Core Processor

Very good average bench

The AMD Ryzen TR 3970X averaged just 16.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Ryzen TR 3970X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 5,303Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 1,026Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen TR 3970X is just 15.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Ryzen TR 3970X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 71.1Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 513Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,759 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.6 Memory 71.1 80.3
119 1-Core 135 144
237 2-Core 269 286
87% 158 Pts
Min Avg Max
440 4-Core 513 549
883 8-Core 1,026 1,092
94.7% 770 Pts
Min Avg Max
3,056 64-Core 5,303 5,753
356% 5,303 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 540
8-Core 1,078
100% 809 Pts
64-Core 1,607
108% 1,607 Pts
sTRX4, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.1
1-Core 136
2-Core 269
89% 160 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 1,036
95% 775 Pts
64-Core 5,314
357% 5,314 Pts
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.8
1-Core 140
2-Core 280
88% 162 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 1,056
98% 798 Pts
64-Core 5,535
371% 5,535 Pts
sTRX4, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.4
1-Core 142
2-Core 283
88% 163 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 1,069
99% 802 Pts
64-Core 5637
378% 5637 Pts
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.4
1-Core 123
2-Core 284
87% 161 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 828
80% 639 Pts
64-Core 4,003
269% 4,003 Pts
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 138
2-Core 251
87% 155 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 820
76% 615 Pts
64-Core 5,478
368% 5,478 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,115,609 CPUs tested.

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Typical Ryzen TR 3970X Builds (Compare 708 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 92%
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Workstation 340%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG ZENITH II EXTREME ALPHA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $3,827

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 Comments

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Good

6 months ago.

who would've think that amd can go this far, best ws cpu ever.


Good

13 months ago.

Threadripper 3970X is "effectively" 0.1% faster than the 9600KF. Seriously? How incompetent do you have to really be? Shocking.


Excellent

20 months ago.

Top end product, with exceptional performance all around, clear win for AMD!!!


Excellent

16 months ago.

It is the absolute best in being an all-rounder


Excellent

15 months ago.

very good


Excellent

20 months ago.

"Build to perform. Designed to win". Launched 25 November of 2019, this monstrous 32 core 64 thread CPU boasts 88 PCIe 4.0 lanes (16 lanes used for high-speed interconnect, 176 PCIe 3.0 lanes effective), 147MB of cache, 3.7GHz base and 4.5GHz max boost clock with 280W effective TDP. This EHEDT (Extremely High End Desktop) CPU leads well on nearly every benchmark you throw at it (not even on gaming!) and it's performance well exceed the current Intel's flagship i9-10980XE which was released at the same time as this CPU and costs $979 and Xeon W-3175X which is the previous king that costs $2999 and was released at Q2 2019. For all of that benefits you get from this CPU, you had to pay for $1999 which is way beyond reach for most consumers and were intended for serious content creator.

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Comparison between TR 3960X and TR 3970X, nearly equals single core performance but obviously higher multicore performance as this CPU comes with 8 additional cores and 16 additional threads.

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Comparison between TR 2990WX and TR 3970X, a noticeable improvement over the last gen flagship Threadripper CPU thanks to IPC gains, significantly higher clock and significantly higher amount of cache.


Excellent

17 months ago.

So good! I became broke because I'm an AMD fan and I buy only AMD products, AMD for life!


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