AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX vs AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X

Comparative analysis of AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX and AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, 3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX

  • CPU is newer: launch date 5 month(s) later
  • Around 6% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2676 vs 2534
  • Around 11% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 88673 vs 79930
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 14 Jul 2020 vs 7 Feb 2020
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2676 vs 2534
PassMark - CPU mark 88673 vs 79930

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X

  • Processor is unlocked, an unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
  • Around 2% higher clock speed: 4.3 GHz vs 4.2 GHz
Unlocked Unlocked vs Locked
Maximum frequency 4.3 GHz vs 4.2 GHz

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX
CPU 2: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2676
2534
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
88673
79930
Name AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X
PassMark - Single thread mark 2676 2534
PassMark - CPU mark 88673 79930
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 1214
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 23273
3DMark Fire Strike - Physics Score 10605

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen 2 (Matisse) Zen
Launch date 14 Jul 2020 7 Feb 2020
OPN Tray 100-000000087 100-000000163
Place in performance rating 1 16
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
Launch price (MSRP) $3990
OPN PIB 100-100000163WOF

Performance

Base frequency 2.7 GHz 2.9 GHz
Die size 74 mm²
L1 cache 4 MB 4 MB
L2 cache 32 MB 32 MB
L3 cache 256 MB 256 MB
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 7 nm
Maximum case temperature (TCase) 95 °C
Maximum frequency 4.2 GHz 4.3 GHz
Number of cores 64 64
Number of threads 128 128
Transistor count 3800 million
Unlocked
Maximum core temperature 95 °C

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 8 8
Supported memory frequency DDR4-3200
Maximum memory size 512 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-3200

Compatibility

Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported TR4 sTRX4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 280 Watt 280 Watt

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 128
PCI Express revision 4.0 4.0

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
The "Zen" Core Architecture

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)