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Ryzen 7 5800X vs Ryzen 9 3950X

Ryzen 7 5800X vs Ryzen 9 3950X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

3.8 GHz | 8-core

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $379.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

vs

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

3.5 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X 16-Core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $755 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

3.8 GHz | 8-core

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $379.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

vs

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

3.5 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X 16-Core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $755 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short, we have a clear winner — Ryzen 7 5800X outperforms the more expensive Ryzen 9 3950X on the selected game parameters, and is also a better bang for your buck! The better performing Ryzen 7 5800X is 346 days newer than the more expensive Ryzen 9 3950X.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

  • Performs up to 5% better in Apex Legends than Ryzen 9 3950X - 349 vs 332 FPS

  • Up to 50% cheaper than Ryzen 9 3950X - $379.99 vs $755.0

  • Up to 52% better value when playing Apex Legends than Ryzen 9 3950X - $1.09 vs $2.27 per FPS

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Ryzen 7 5800X - 32 vs 16 threads

Apex Legends
Apex Legends

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo
Ryzen 7 5800X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

349

100%

Value, $/FPS

$1.09/FPS

100%

Price, $

$379.99

100%

FPS and Value Winner

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $379.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo
Ryzen 9 3950X

Desktop • Nov 25th, 2019


FPS

332

95%

Value, $/FPS

$2.27/FPS

48%

Price, $

$755

50%

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X 16-Core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $755 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 29 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo
Ryzen 7 5800X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo
Ryzen 9 3950X

Desktop • Nov 25th, 2019

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo
Ryzen 7 5800X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1671

100%

Multi-Core

10337

73%

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo
Ryzen 9 3950X

Desktop • Nov 25th, 2019


Single-Core

1296

71%

Multi-Core

14170

100%

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Logo

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

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AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Logo

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X

Nov 5th, 2020
Release DateNov 25th, 2019
Ryzen 7CollectionRyzen 9
VermeerCodenameMatisse
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
8Cores
16
16Threads
32
3.8 GHz
Base Clock Speed3.5 GHz
4.7 GHzTurbo Clock Speed4.7 GHz
105 WTDP105 W
7 nmProcess Size7 nm
38.0x
Multiplier35.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 7 5800X or Ryzen 9 3950X

Apex Legends, 1080p, High

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