Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs Ryzen 7 2700X

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

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AMD Ryzen 7 2700X

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Price
$1,729.99
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$308.99
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Availability In Stock In Stock
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Brand AMD AMD
Model YD299XAZAFWOF YD270XBGAFBOX
Release Date August 2018 April 2018
Performance
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1st
26th
Effective Value
126th
32nd
TDP 250 Watts 105 Watts
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Series Ryzen Threadripper Ryzen 7
Core Name - Pinnacle Ridge
Socket TR4 AM4
Integrated Graphics No No
CPU Cores 32 8
CPU Threads 64 16
CPU Clock Rate 3000MHz 3700MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz 4300MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 12 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 1TB 64GB
Cache L3 8.00MB 16.00MB
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..."

"Outstanding performance, low temperatures and an excellent price: the newest top-end Ryzen is a superlative octa-core..."

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Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs Ryzen 7 2700X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX:

  • Much better average performance, around 32%.
  • 24 more cores.
  • 48 more threads.

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X:

  • 82% cheaper, you can save $1,421.00.
  • Much better effective value.
  • Around 58% lower thermal design power.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+700MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+100MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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