Intel Core i9-10940X vs. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X

CPU comparison with benchmarks


Intel Core i9-10940X CPU1 vs CPU2 AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
Intel Core i9-10940X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
Intel Core i9 Family AMD Ryzen
Intel Core i 10000X CPU group AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3000
10 Generation 3
Cascade Lake Architecture Castle Peak (Zen 2)
Desktop / Server Segment Desktop / Server
-- Predecessor --
-- Successor --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

14 Cores 24
28 Threads 48
3.30 GHz Frequency 3.80 GHz
4.80 GHz Turbo (1 Core) 4.50 GHz
4.20 GHz Turbo (All Cores) 4.00 GHz
normal Core architecture normal
Yes Hyperthreading Yes
Yes Overclocking ? Yes

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

no iGPU GPU no iGPU
GPU frequency
GPU (Turbo)
GPU Generation
Technology
Max. displays
Execution units
Shader
Max. GPU Memory
DirectX Version

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

No Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) No
No Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) No
No Codec h264 No
No Codec VP9 No
No Codec VP8 No
No Codec AV1 No
No Codec AVC No
No Codec VC-1 No
No Codec JPEG No

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

DDR4-2933 Memory DDR4-3200
256 GB Max. Memory 2048 GB
4 Memory channels 4
No ECC Yes
L2 Cache
19.00 MB L3 Cache 128.00 MB
3.0 PCIe version 4.0
48 PCIe lanes 72

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

165 W TDP (PL1) 280 W
-- TDP (PL2) --
-- TDP up --
-- TDP down --
86 °C Tjunction max. 95 °C

Technical detailsTechnical details

14 nm Technology 7 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX-512 ISA extensions SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
LGA 2066 Socket TRX4 (sTRX4)
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d Virtualization AMD-V, SVM
Yes AES-NI Yes
Q4/2019 Release date Q4/2019
show more data show more data


Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
1263 (99%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
1270 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R23 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
21309 (62%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
34255 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
509 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R20 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
13552 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
201 (96%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
209 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
3117 (53%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
5933 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
1211 (95%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
1274 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
13831 (70%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
19851 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Monero Hashrate kH/s

The crypto currency Monero has been using the RandomX algorithm since November 2019. This PoW (proof of work) algorithm can only efficiently be calculated using a processor (CPU) or a graphics card (GPU). The CryptoNight algorithm was used for Monero until November 2019, but it could be calculated using ASICs. RandomX benefits from a high number of CPU cores, cache and a fast connection of the memory via as many memory channels as possible. Tested with XMRig v6.x under the operation system HiveOS.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
24 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Monero Hashrate kH/s results



Blender 2.81 (bmw27)

Blender is a free 3D graphics software for rendering (creating) 3D bodies, which can also be textured and animated in the software. The Blender benchmark creates predefined scenes and measures the time (s) required for the entire scene. The shorter the time required, the better. We selected bmw27 as the benchmark scene.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
59.2 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Blender 2.81 (bmw27) results



Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10940X
14x 3.30 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
24x 3.80 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
55032 (100%)
Amazon
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

Intel Core i9-10940X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
Unknown Unknown

Popular comparisons containing this CPUs

1. AMD Ryzen 9 5950XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen 9 5950X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
2. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XAMD Ryzen 9 3950X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
3. Intel Core i9-10980XEAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X Intel Core i9-10980XE vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
4. Intel Core i9-10940XIntel Core i9-10900K Intel Core i9-10940X vs Intel Core i9-10900K
5. AMD Ryzen 9 3950XIntel Core i9-10940X AMD Ryzen 9 3950X vs Intel Core i9-10940X
6. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XIntel Core i9-9900K AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs Intel Core i9-9900K
7. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XAMD Ryzen 9 3900X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
8. Intel Core i9-10980XEIntel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10980XE vs Intel Core i9-10940X
9. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X
10. Intel Core i9-10940XIntel Core i9-9940X Intel Core i9-10940X vs Intel Core i9-9940X
11. AMD Ryzen 9 5950XIntel Core i9-10940X AMD Ryzen 9 5950X vs Intel Core i9-10940X
12. Intel Core i9-10940XAMD Ryzen 9 3900X Intel Core i9-10940X vs AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
13. Intel Core i9-9900KIntel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-9900K vs Intel Core i9-10940X
14. AMD Ryzen 9 5900XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen 9 5900X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
15. Intel Core i9-10920XIntel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10920X vs Intel Core i9-10940X
16. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WXAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
17. Intel Core i9-10900XIntel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-10900X vs Intel Core i9-10940X
18. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X
19. Intel Core i9-10900KAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X Intel Core i9-10900K vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
20. Intel Core i9-10940XAMD Ryzen 9 5900X Intel Core i9-10940X vs AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
21. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WXAMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X
22. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XIntel Core i9-10920X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs Intel Core i9-10920X
23. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960XIntel Core i9-9980XE AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X vs Intel Core i9-9980XE
24. Intel Core i9-10940XIntel Xeon W-2275 Intel Core i9-10940X vs Intel Xeon W-2275
25. Intel Core i9-11900KIntel Core i9-10940X Intel Core i9-11900K vs Intel Core i9-10940X


back to index