AMD Ryzen 9 5900X vs Intel Core i7 7800X

We're comparing AMD Ryzen 9 5900X and Intel Core i7 7800X:
The AMD Ryzen 9 5900X have 12 total cores at base frequency of 3.7 GHz, while the Intel Core i7 7800X have 6 total cores at base frequency of 3.5 GHz.

General Info

Type

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop

Intel Core i7 7800X

Desktop

Company

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

AMD

Intel Core i7 7800X

Intel

Release Date

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

October 8, 2020

Intel Core i7 7800X

May 30, 2017

Family

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

Zen 3 (Vermeer)

Intel Core i7 7800X

Skylake

Generation

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

-

Intel Core i7 7800X

-

instruction set & Artitecture

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

x86-64

Intel Core i7 7800X

x86-64

Has GPU

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

No

Intel Core i7 7800X

No

Components

Total Cores

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

12

Intel Core i7 7800X

6

Total Threads

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

24

Intel Core i7 7800X

12

Base Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3.7 GHz

Intel Core i7 7800X

3.5 GHz

Turbo Speed

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

4.8 GHz

Intel Core i7 7800X

4.0 GHz

L1 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

64K (per core)

Intel Core i7 7800X

64K (per core)

L2 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

512 (per core)

Intel Core i7 7800X

1MB (per core)

L3 Cache

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

64MB (shared)

Intel Core i7 7800X

8MB (shared)

Specification

Bus Frequency

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

100 MHz

Intel Core i7 7800X

100 GHz

Multiplier

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

37x

Intel Core i7 7800X

35x

Technology

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

7 nm

Intel Core i7 7800X

14 nm

Socket

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

AM4

Intel Core i7 7800X

LGA-2066

Peak Temperature

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

90°C

Intel Core i7 7800X

100°C

Transistors

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

4.15 billions

Intel Core i7 7800X

-

Benchmark Performance

Cinebench(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

1556

Intel Core i7 7800X

973

Cinebench(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

20544

Intel Core i7 7800X

7422

Passmarks(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3466

Intel Core i7 7800X

2428

Passmarks(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

38994

Intel Core i7 7800X

12921

Geekbench(Single Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

1636

Intel Core i7 7800X

1086

Geekbench(Multiple Core)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

14112

Intel Core i7 7800X

6658

Miscellaneous

Memory Type

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

DDR4-3200

Intel Core i7 7800X

DDR4-2400

Maximum Memory

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

128 GB

Intel Core i7 7800X

128 GB

Memory Channels

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

2

Intel Core i7 7800X

2

PCle Version

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

4.0

Intel Core i7 7800X

3.0

PCle Lanes

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

20

Intel Core i7 7800X

28

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