AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
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Released
Q3/2019
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

Processor AMD Ryzen 9 3950X, specifications and benchmarks

31 place in the overall ranking CPUs!
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Processor is being reviewed, the release of which was held in Q3/2019. Here are all the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X’s specifications and performance estimation in benchmark. We offer to study all the data and compare it with a competing model. The base clock frequency of the model is 3.50 GHz, total of cores is 16. The CPU supports DDR4-3200 and is installed in the motherboard on Socket AM4. The TDP for CPU is 105 W.

Specifications

Technical data
CPU family and group

General information about the processor AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

  • Segment
    Desktop / Server
  • Family
  • Generation
    3
  • CPU group
    AMD Ryzen 3000
  • Predecessor
    --
  • Successor
    AMD Ryzen 9 5950X
CPU Technical specs

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Processor performance parameters, CPU capabilities

  • Frequency
    3.50 GHz
  • CPU Cores
    16
  • Turbo (1 Core)
    4.70 GHz
  • CPU Threads
    32
  • Turbo (16 Cores)
    4.00 GHz
  • Hyperthreading
    Yes
  • Overclocking
    Yes
  • Core architecture
    normal
  • A core
    --
  • B core
    --
  • C core
    --
IGPU

Built-in graphics chip characteristics

  • GPU name
    no iGPU
  • GPU frequency
  • GPU (Turbo)
    No turbo
  • Execution units
  • Shader
  • Max. GPU Memory
    --
  • Max. displays
  • Generation
  • DirectX Version
  • Technology
  • Release date
Hardware codec support

Built-in support for video and image compression standards

  • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
    No
  • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
    No
  • h264
    No
  • VP9
    No
  • VP8
    No
  • AV1
    No
  • AVC
    No
  • VC-1
    No
  • JPEG
    No
Memory specs & PCI

Technical characteristics of supported memory, PCI bus

  • Memory type
    DDR4-3200
  • Max. Memory
    128 GB
  • ECC
    Yes
  • Memory channels
    2
  • PCIe version
    4.0
  • PCIe lanes
    20
Encryption

Hardware security technology

  • AES-NI
    Yes
Thermal Management
  • TDP (PL1)
    105 W
  • TDP up
    --
  • TDP (PL2)
    142 W
  • TDP down
    --
  • Tjunction max.
    95 °C
* see below
Technologies and extensions

Technical capabilities of the processor, information

  • Instruction set (ISA)
    x86-64 (64 bit)
  • Virtualization
    AMD-V, SVM
  • ISA extensions
    SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
  • L2-Cache
    --
  • L3-Cache
    64.00 MB
  • Architecture
    Matisse (Zen 2)
  • Technology
    7 nm
  • Socket
    AM4
  • Release date
    Q3/2019
  • Part Number
    --
Positions in all rankings

Common positions AMD Ryzen 9 3950X CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
    113 place
  • Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
    23 place
  • Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
    94 place
  • Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
    23 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
    54 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
    16 place
  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
    151 place
  • Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    32 place
  • Monero Hashrate kH/s
    19 place
  • iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
    5 place
  • Blender 2.81 (bmw27)
    173 place
  • Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
    16 place

Benchmarks

Performance tests CPU

Compare the scores of popular benchmarks AMD Ryzen 9 3950X with other processors to understand the real speed of the CPU when processing content.

Tests include mathematical calculations, creation of 3D models, cryptocurrency mining, tests in single and multi-core modes.

Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Maxon's Cinebench R23 SC is a cross-platform test suite for macOs and Windows uses one CPU core, with no hypetrading
1382
1382
1374
1371
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
Maxon's Cinebench R23 MC is a cross-platform test suite for macOs and Windows using a multi-core and hyperthreading
28051
27401
24309
24050
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R20 SC is a high load CPU test for long tasks on a desktop or notebook PC, uses one CPU core, with no hypetrading
539
539
536
531
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)
Cinebench R20 MC is a high load CPU test for long tasks on a desktop or notebook PC, using a multi-core and hyperthreading
9723
9723
9189
9148
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
The Cinebench R15 SC stresses the computing modules of a desktop or laptop computer to their limits and accurately determines the key performance parameters of the hardware
Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
The Cinebench R15 MC stresses the computing modules of a desktop or laptop computer to their limits and accurately determines the key performance parameters of the hardware
4068
4002
3912
3897
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 SC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
1336
1335
1329
1310
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 MC is a popular cross-platform performance test for desktop or mobile processors that uses system memory intensively
Monero Hashrate kH/s
Monero hashrate is an estimated numerical value that determines how many hashes are generated by miners, benefiting from the number of cores CPU and memory speed
27.75
24
20.5
19.5
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
Blender 2.81 (bmw27)
Blender is Open Source Software, creating predefined 3D scenes and measuring the time to execute them
Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
PassMark is a test suite that performs complex mathematical calculations to determine CPU performance on file compression, encryption and physics-related tasks
34600
34215
34165
34024
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

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*

PL1 - Amount of heat in watts generated by the processor (or GPU) during normal operation.

PL2 - on overclocking

The values are used to select the optimal cooling system and power supply.

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