AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X processor review

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X

Ryzen Threadripper 2920X processor released by AMD; release date: October 2018. The processor is designed for desktop-computers and based on Zen microarchitecture.

CPU is unlocked for overclocking. Total number of cores - 12, threads - 24. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.3 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 68°C. Manufacturing process technology - 12 nm. Cache size: L1 - 1152 KB, L2 - 6 MB, L3 - 32 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
2900
2227
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
29315
21967
3DMark Fire Strike
Physics Score
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
31074
20545
Geekbench 4
Single Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
6216
4574
Geekbench 4
Multi-Core
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
45922
31763
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2227
PassMark - CPU mark 21967
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 20545
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4574
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 31763

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen
Family AMD Ryzen Processors
Launch date October 2018
OPN PIB YD292XA8AFWOF
OPN Tray YD292XA8UC9AF
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 31
Series AMD Ryzen Threadripper Processors
Vertical segment Desktop

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.5 GHz
Die size 213 mm
L1 cache 1152 KB
L2 cache 6 MB
L3 cache 32 MB
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm
Maximum core temperature 68°C
Maximum frequency 4.3 GHz
Number of cores 12
Number of threads 24
Transistor count 9600 million
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 4
Supported memory frequency 2933 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 SenseMI
The "Zen" Core Architecture

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)