AMD Ryzen 9 3800X processor review

AMD Ryzen 9 3800X

Ryzen 9 3800X processor released by AMD; release date: December 2019. The processor is designed for desktop-computers and based on Zen 2 microarchitecture.

CPU is unlocked for overclocking. Total number of cores - 16, threads - 32. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.7 GHz. Cache size: L1 - 96K (per core), L2 - 512K (per core), L3 - 32MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4.

Supported socket types: AM4. Power consumption (TDP): 125 Watt.

Benchmarks

PassMark
Single thread mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
2973
2973
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
31767
24617
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2973
PassMark - CPU mark 24617

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen 2
Launch date December 2019
Place in performance rating 2
Vertical segment Desktop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.9 GHz
Front-side bus (FSB) 7 nm
L1 cache 96K (per core)
L2 cache 512K (per core)
L3 cache 32MB
Maximum frequency 4.7 GHz
Number of cores 16
Number of threads 32
Transistor count 19,200 million
Unlocked

Memory

Supported memory types DDR4

Compatibility

Sockets supported AM4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt

Advanced Technologies

Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)