AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X processor review

Ryzen Threadripper 1900X processor released by AMD; release date: 31 August 2017. At the time of release, the processor cost $540. The processor is designed for desktop-computers and based on Zen microarchitecture.

CPU is unlocked for overclocking. Total number of cores - 8, threads - 16. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 68°C. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L1 - 768 KB, L2 - 4 MB, L3 - 16 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4.

Supported socket types: sTR4. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 180 Watt.

Benchmarks

PassMark
Single thread mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
3047
2064
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
47365
16108
Geekbench 4
Single Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
6265
4405
Geekbench 4
Multi-Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
49962
23126
3DMark Fire Strike
Physics Score
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
14639
0
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2064
PassMark - CPU mark 16108
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4405
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 23126
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 0

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen
Family AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date 31 August 2017
Launch price (MSRP) $540
OPN PIB YD190XA8AEWOF
OPN Tray YD190XA8U8QAE
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 275
Price now $316.38
Series AMD Ryzen Threadripper Processors
Value for money (0-100) 14.76
Vertical segment Desktop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.8 GHz
Die size 213 mm
L1 cache 768 KB
L2 cache 4 MB
L3 cache 16 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 68°C
Maximum frequency 4 GHz
Number of cores 8
Number of threads 16
Transistor count 9600 million
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 4
Supported memory frequency 2667 MHz
Supported memory types DDR4

Compatibility

Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported sTR4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 180 Watt
Thermal Solution Not included

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0

Advanced Technologies

AMD Ryzen VR-Ready Premium
AMD SenseMI
Enmotus FuzeDrive
Extended Frequency Range (XFR)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)