There are new test results on 16-core AMD processor Threadripper 1950X
Sale AMD Threadripper will start in a few weeks, and while in the network there are new test results performance flagship model AMD Threadripper 1950X.
Since this is not the first results, they can give a more accurate picture of the current state of optimized drivers.
The result of the test single-thread performance in GeekBench is a little decreased, from 4216 to 4074. On the other hand, multi-threaded performance increased from 24723 to 26768.
These figures are lower than the 10-core Intel Core i9-7900X, but it should be remembered that the latter operates at considerably higher frequencies. How can be reduced the gap with a disperse and further optimization is unclear. In any case, on the side of AMD remains the factor of price: according to preliminary data, AMD Threadripper 1950X will cost 850 dollars, while the Intel Core i9-7900X — 1000.