AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Benchmark

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Processor benchmark, specs and release date - 3 GHz 16 core AMD Ryzen Threadripper CPU rating. Is the Ryzen Threadripper 1950X good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

93 %
Very Good score from 1 sample
High uncertainty

Ranked 69th out of 1,337 in the CPU Database.

Overall Gaming Multitasking Heavy Workloads
93 % 64 % 104 % 111 %
Very Good Very Good Amazing Amazing

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10,363 964 8,613

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CPU Comparison

The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more CPUs with our CPU Comparison Tool.

Intel Core i5-11600
95 %
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X
93 %
Intel Core i5-11600K
81 %
AMD Ryzen 5 5600H
64 %
Intel Core i5-11500
63 %
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X
62 %
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
59 %


Clock Speed 3.4 GHz
Cores 16
Threads 32
L1 Cache 1536 KiB
L2 Cache 8192 KiB
L3 Cache 32 MiB
PCIe Revision 3
Family Ryzen Threadripper
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channels 4
Release Date 2017-07-31
Has Unlocked Multiplier Yes
TDP 180 W

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

The Ryzen Threadripper 1950X is a 16 core CPU from AMD released in 2017. This chip has a very good overall score at 93% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 64%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Ryzen Threadripper 1950X scores 104% and 111% respectively. Indeed, this is an amazing rating for very heavy workloads.

The Ryzen Threadripper 1950X has 16 cores and 32 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors. This AMD CPU has a clock speed of 3.4 GHz. This CPU has an unlocked multiplier and allows for overclocking. With adequate cooling and a good power supply, it's possible to run this CPU at a higher clock speed.

As for memory, the Ryzen Threadripper 1950X makes use of DDR4 memory. The faster the memory, the better. Faster memory means that the CPU doesn't have to wait to get the data it needs. Furthermore, this chip can handle up to 4 channels of RAM, a multichannel memory architecture allows for higher data transfer between the CPU and the memory. However, to take advantage of this, you must have enough memory slots filled.

In terms of cache, the Ryzen Threadripper 1950X has 1536 KiB of level 1 cache, 8 MiB of level 2 cache and 32 MiB of level 3 cache. This is a fast memory located close to the processor, which stores copies of frequently used data from main memory.

This CPU has fast connectivity with support for PCI-Express Gen 3. The faster the PCIe link, the better. This allows for better performance with GPUs and NVME SSDs.

Power and thermals for the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 180 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.

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