AMD rated the processor Ryzen Threadripper 1950X $ 1,000, while in the test Cinebench R15 it is 40% higher than the Core i9-7900X
AMD finally announced something specific about the model range of processors Ryzen Threadripper. As we know, this so-called HEDT processors and they will compete with Skylake family.
According to new data, the competition will be fierce. The fact that the Junior model Ryzen Threadripper 1920X, with 12 cores (24 threads) operating at frequencies of 3.5-4.0 GHz, valued at $ 800. While in the test Cinebench R15 this processor bypasses the Core i9-7900X: 2431 score against 2167 points. But the Intel CPU costs $ 1000.
For the same 1000 $ AMD offers flagship Ryzen Threadripper 1950X, which is 16 cores with frequencies of 3.4-4.0 GHz. It is in this same test is gaining 3062 points!
Of course, to summarize, focusing only on one test, it is not necessary, but the claim to leadership in the segment from AMD is quite powerful.
I should add that they are available the CPU will be in early August. And already on July 27, AMD will present the processors Ryzen 3. As in the case of Ryzen Threadripper while it will be only two models: Ryzen 3 1200 (4 cores with frequencies at 3.1 and 3.4 GHz) and Ryzen 3 1300X (4 cores with frequencies of 3.5-3.7 GHz). Their cost is still unknown.