Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs A8-7600

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX


AMD A8-7600

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Pangoly Score - 79
Release Date August 2018 July 2014
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TDP 250 Watts 65 Watts
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Series Ryzen Threadripper A8 Series
Core Name - Kaveri
Socket TR4 FM2+
Integrated Graphics No Radeon R7 (on-die)
CPU Cores 32 4
CPU Threads 64 4
CPU Clock Rate 3000MHz 3100MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz 3800MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 28 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 1TB -
Cache L3 8.00MB 0.00MB
Critic Reviews

"Who really needs 32 cores? The answer is fairly limited, but the perspective that AMD offers is that the new Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX is quite a bit less expensive than Intel's current (though dated) flagship, the 18-core Core i9-7980XE, and handily..."

"This midrange CPU/GPU delivers very good integrated graphics performance, and improved CPU performance, at a more reasonable price and power level than its A10-7850K "Kaveri" counterpart. It’s a good choice for budget gaming PCs, though comparable..."

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Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs A8-7600. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX:

  • AMD A8-7600 is obsolete and not available anymore.
  • Monstrously better average performance, around 183%.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 4 years later.
  • 28 more cores.
  • 60 more threads.
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+400MHz).

Reasons to pick the AMD A8-7600:

  • Much better effective value.
  • Around 74% lower thermal design power.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Radeon R7 (on-die)).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+100MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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