AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX & 2950X Review Roundup

Published: 13th Aug 2018, 12:46 GMT   Comments

What reviewers have to say about the new 32-core and 16-core Ryzen Threadripper processors from AMD? Let’s find out.

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX, because you deserve more than 16-cores

AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper is world’s first consumer 32-core CPU. AMD has divided Threadripper 2000 series into two groups: WX and X. The latter is aimed at gamers, while the former is for innovators and creators.

Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX starts shipping today, while the three other SKUs will launch in the coming weeks. Motherboard makers have designed new models for TR 2000 series, as new SKUs require up to 250W (70W more than the first generation).

AMD Ryzen Threadripper Series Processors
ModelCores/ThreadsBase ClockBoost ClockTDPLaunch Price
Threadripper 2990WX
3.0 GHz
4.2 GHz
1,799 USD
Threadripper 2970WX
3.0 GHz
4.2 GHz
1,299 USD
Threadripper 2950X
3.5 GHz
4.4 GHz
899 USD
Threadripper 2920X
3.5 GHz
4.3 GHz
649 USD
Threadripper 1950X
3.4 GHz
4.0 GHz
999 USD
Threadripper 1920X
3.5 GHz
4.0 GHz
799 USD
Threadripper 1900X
3.8 GHz
4.0 GHz
549 USD

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2000 Series Reviews
MediaTypeThreadripper 2990WXThreadripper 2950X
??Eteknix, (YT)??
??Guru3D, #2?
??, (YT) ??
??HardwareUnboxed ?
??Paul’s Hardware?
??PCWorld, (YT)??
??TechGage, (YT)?
??Tom’s Hardware USA?
??Tom’s Hardware Germany?
??Wccftech ?


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