Best Processors by Single-Core Performance - April 2021

Best Processors by Single-Core Performance

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-Core 32-Thread AM4 Unlocked 100-100000059WOF

Series: Ryzen 9 5000 Series

Core Name: Vermeer

Socket: AM4

Integrated Graphics: None

CPU Cores: 16

CPU Threads: 32

CPU Clock Rate: 3400MHz

CPU Turbo Clock Rate: 4900MHz

TDP: 105W

CPU Cooler included:

Manufacturing Process: 7 nm

Maximum Supported Memory: 128GB

Cache L3: 64MB

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-Core 32-Thread AM4 Unlocked 100-100000059WOF

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The Zen 3 Ryzen 9 5950X takes the mainstream flagship status away from its Zen 2 3950X predecessor. In doing so, it offers a new tier of performance in a variety of scenarios to buyers with £750 to spend on a processor. The Ryzen 9 5950X truly is a fantastic product.

  • Intel Core i9-10900K
    2nd

    Series: Core i9 10th Gen

    Core Name: Comet Lake

    Socket: LGA1200

    Integrated Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630

    CPU Cores: 10

    CPU Threads: 20

    CPU Clock Rate: 3700MHz

    CPU Turbo Clock Rate: 5300MHz

    TDP: 125W

    CPU Cooler included:

    Manufacturing Process: 14 nm

    Maximum Supported Memory: 128GB

    Cache L3: 20MB

  • Intel Core i9-10900KF
    2nd

    Series: Core i9 10th Gen

    Core Name: Comet Lake

    Socket: LGA1200

    Integrated Graphics: None

    CPU Cores: 10

    CPU Threads: 20

    CPU Clock Rate: 3700MHz

    CPU Turbo Clock Rate: 5300MHz

    TDP: 125W

    CPU Cooler included:

    Manufacturing Process: 14 nm

    Maximum Supported Memory: 128GB

    Cache L3: 20MB


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