AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX Review & Specs

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX (YD299XAZAFWOF)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX (YD299XAZAFWOF)


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  • World's First 32-core, 64-thread Desktop Processor
  • 4.2 GHz Max Boost
  • 80MB of Cache Memory
  • Quad-Channel DDR4
  • 250W TDP, CPU Cooler Not Included

Specs Overview

Release Date August 2018

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Series Ryzen Threadripper
Socket sTR4
Integrated Graphics None
CPU Cores 32
CPU Threads 64
CPU Clock Rate 3000MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4200MHz
TDP 250W
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 12 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 1TB
Cache L3 64MB

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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...

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The most powerful multi-threaded desktop CPU ever, but only in limited scenarios. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX Processor (YD299XAZAFWOF) World's First 32-core, 64-thread Desktop Processor 4.2...

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