AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990X
The Ryzen Threadripper 2990X is a 32 core CPU from AMD. This chip has a very good overall score at 53% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a good processor for gaming, with a score of 31%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Ryzen Threadripper 2990X scores 62% and 66% respectively. Indeed, this is a very good rating for very heavy workloads.
The Ryzen Threadripper 2990X has 32 cores and 64 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.
Power and thermals for the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990X CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 250 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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