Average Bench: 83.9% (91st of 1276)

Based on 1,916 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00830F10 Model: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X 32-Core Processor

Very good average bench

The AMD Ryzen TR 3970X averaged just 16.0% 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 5,377Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 1,036Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Ryzen TR 3970X is just 12.9%. 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 70.9Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 518Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,916 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.9 Memory 70.9 81.5
124 1-Core 136 143
248 2-Core 271 285
87.4% 159 Pts
Min Avg Max
464 4-Core 518 548
964 8-Core 1,036 1,090
95.6% 777 Pts
Min Avg Max
4,038 64-Core 5,377 5,807
361% 5,377 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 134
2-Core 268
89% 160 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 1,059
98% 796 Pts
64-Core 5,639
378% 5,639 Pts
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 1,060
97% 793 Pts
64-Core 3,244
218% 3,244 Pts
sTRX4, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 131
2-Core 262
87% 157 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 1,051
94% 772 Pts
64-Core 5,788
388% 5,788 Pts
sTRX4, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.8
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
88% 163 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 1,063
98% 799 Pts
64-Core 5,681
381% 5,681 Pts
sTRX4, 1 CPU, 32 cores, 64 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.3
1-Core 139
2-Core 277
91% 165 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 999
88% 728 Pts
64-Core 5,568
374% 5,568 Pts
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Gaming 145%
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Desktop 92%
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Workstation 255%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG ZENITH II EXTREME

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $3,414

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 Comments

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Poor

2 months ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

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


Excellent

12 months ago.

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


Excellent

8 months ago.

It is the absolute best in being an all-rounder


Excellent

7 months ago.

very good


Excellent

12 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.

Comment  cpu.userbenchmark.com/...

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

6 months ago.

Get a 3950x or intel 9900kf for gaming, but this thing excels when video editing with its massive THREADRIPPPPPAA cores and THREADRIPPPPPPAA threads


Excellent

9 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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