AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX - Benchmark, Test and specs

The AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX has 8 cores with 16 threads and is based on the 5. gen of the AMD Ryzen 9 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the FP7 socket and was released in Q1/2022.
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
CPU lineageCPU lineage
Name: AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
Family: AMD Ryzen 9
CPU group: AMD Ryzen 6000H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 5
Predecessor: AMD Ryzen 9 5980HX
Successor: --
CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency
CPU Cores / Threads: 8 / 16
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 8x Zen 3+
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.30 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 5.00 GHz
Turbo Frequency (8 Cores): 4.40 GHz
Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics
GPU name: AMD Radeon RX 680M
GPU frequency: 2.00 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 2.40 GHz
Execution units: 12
Shader: 768
Max. GPU Memory: 8 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9
Direct X: 12
Technology: 6 nm
Release date: Q1/2022
Hardware codec supportHardware codec support
h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode
Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe
Memory type: DDR5-4800
LPDDR5-6400
Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: 76.8 GB/s
ECC: No
PCIe: 4.0 x 12
AES-NI: Yes
Thermal ManagementThermal Management
TDP (PL1): 45 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: 54 W
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 105 °C
Technical detailsTechnical details
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
L2-Cache: 4.00 MB
L3-Cache: 16.00 MB
Architecture: Rembrandt (Zen 3+)
Technology: 6 nm
Virtualization: AMD-V, SVM
Socket: FP7
Release date: Q1/2022
Part Number: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

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 i7-1260P Intel Core i7-1260P
12C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
1773
Intel Core i9-11900K Intel Core i9-11900K
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
1686
Intel Core i9-11900KF Intel Core i9-11900KF
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
1686
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1669
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1669
Intel Core i7-11700B Intel Core i7-11700B
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
1663
Intel Core i9-11900KB Intel Core i9-11900KB
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1663
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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.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
15003
Intel Core i9-7900X Intel Core i9-7900X
10C 20T @ 3.30 GHz
14998
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
14736
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
14711
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
14670
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
14670
AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
14670
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 i5-12400 Intel Core i5-12400
6C 12T @ 2.50 GHz
664
Intel Core i9-11900K Intel Core i9-11900K
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
650
Intel Core i9-11900KF Intel Core i9-11900KF
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
650
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
649
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
649
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X AMD Ryzen 9 5950X
16C 32T @ 3.40 GHz
647
Intel Core i9-10900KF Intel Core i9-10900KF
10C 20T @ 3.70 GHz
645
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 i9-11980HK Intel Core i9-11980HK
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
5875
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X
12C 24T @ 3.50 GHz
5843
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
5799
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
5745
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
5745
Intel Xeon W-3235 Intel Xeon W-3235
12C 24T @ 3.30 GHz
5742
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
5724
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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 i5-12500H Intel Core i5-12500H
12C 16T @ 1.80 GHz
1674
Intel Core i5-12500T Intel Core i5-12500T
6C 12T @ 2.00 GHz
1674
Intel Core i9-11900T Intel Core i9-11900T
8C 16T @ 1.50 GHz
1674
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1665
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1665
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850HS AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850HS
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
1662
AMD Ryzen 7 6800HS AMD Ryzen 7 6800HS
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
1662
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 i7-12700H Intel Core i7-12700H
14C 20T @ 1.70 GHz
10738
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2690 v4
14C 28T @ 2.60 GHz
10719
Intel Core i9-10900X Intel Core i9-10900X
10C 20T @ 3.70 GHz
10651
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
10645
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS AMD Ryzen 9 6980HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
10620
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
10609
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
10609
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Apple M1 Pro (10-CPU 16-GPU) Apple M1 Pro (10-CPU 16-GPU)
Apple M1 Pro (16 Core) @ 1.30 GHz
5300
Apple M1 Pro (10-CPU 14-GPU) Apple M1 Pro (10-CPU 14-GPU)
Apple M1 Pro (14 Core) @ 1.30 GHz
4580
Apple M1 Pro (8-CPU) Apple M1 Pro (8-CPU)
Apple M1 Pro (14 Core) @ 1.30 GHz
4580
AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX
AMD Radeon RX 680M @ 2.40 GHz
3686
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850HS AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850HS
AMD Radeon RX 680M @ 2.40 GHz
3686
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950HS
AMD Radeon RX 680M @ 2.40 GHz
3686
AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H AMD Ryzen 9 PRO 6950H
AMD Radeon RX 680M @ 2.40 GHz
3686
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