Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X vs Intel Core i7-6700K Skylake

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X

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Price
$899.99
Prime Eligible Item
$312.00
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 94
Brand AMD Intel
Model YD295XA8AFWOF BX80662I76700K
Release Date August 2018 August 2015
Performance
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Effective Value -
62nd
TDP 180 Watts 91 Watts
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Pros -
  • Overclocking capabilities
  • Low power consumption under both idle and load
  • Great performance
Cons -
  • No heatsink included
  • Not much faster than Haswell
Series Ryzen Threadripper Core i7 6th Gen
Core Name - -
Socket TR4 LGA1151
Integrated Graphics No HD Graphics 530
CPU Cores 16 4
CPU Threads 32 4
CPU Clock Rate 3500MHz 4000MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4400MHz 4200MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 14 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 1TB 64GB
Cache L3 8.00MB 8.00MB
Critic Reviews -

"Killer chip for the money, and if you are looking for multi-core workload performance, this is..."

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Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X vs Intel Core i7-6700K Skylake. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 3 years later.
  • 12 more cores.
  • 28 more threads.
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+200MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-6700K Skylake:

  • 65% cheaper, you can save $587.99.
  • Around 49% lower TDP.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (HD Graphics 530).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+500MHz).
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