Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs Intel Core 2 Duo E8600

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

Compare

Intel Core 2 Duo E8600

Compare
Price
$1,613.04
Prime Eligible Item
-
Availability In Stock -
Pangoly Score - -
Brand AMD Intel
Model YD299XAZAFWOF AT80570PJ0936M
Release Date August 2018 -
Performance
(Charts)
1st
n/a
Effective Value
122nd
-
TDP 250 Watts 65 Watts
Price history
View Details ►
-
Suggested PC builds
-
-
Pros - -
Cons - -
Series Ryzen Threadripper -
Core Name - -
Socket TR4 LGA775
Integrated Graphics No No
CPU Cores 32 2
CPU Threads 64 2
CPU Clock Rate 3000MHz 3330MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz -
CPU Cooler included No No
Manufacturing Process 12 nm 45 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..."

"The Core 2 Duo E8600 from Intel is at the top of the manufacturers range of E8xxx processors and flies along at 3.33 GHz.This speed theoretically puts it ahead of the E7200 which runs at 2.53 GHz by around 30%, and our tests confirmed this result...."

Options - -
Compare Processors: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX vs Intel Core 2 Duo E8600. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX:

  • Intel Core 2 Duo E8600 is obsolete and not available anymore.
  • 30 more cores.
  • 62 more threads.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core 2 Duo E8600:

  • Around 74% lower thermal design power.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+330MHz).
Found an incorrect information on this page? Contact us and we will fix it as soon as possible.

Popular comparisons

My comparisons

    Spotlight

    $70
    View all PC parts deals ►