Background
Background

Ryzen 9 5900X vs Ryzen 9 5950X

Ryzen 9 5900X vs Ryzen 9 5950X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3.7 GHz | 12-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

vs
FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

3.4 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $655.13 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

3.7 GHz | 12-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

vs
FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

3.4 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $655.13 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short — Ryzen 9 5950X outperforms the cheaper Ryzen 9 5900X on the selected game parameters. However, the worse performing Ryzen 9 5900X is a better bang for your buck. The better performing Ryzen 9 5950X and the cheaper Ryzen 9 5900X have been released at the same time.

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

  • Up to 35% cheaper than Ryzen 9 5950X - $425.0 vs $655.13

  • Up to 33% better value when playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Ryzen 9 5950X - $0.53 vs $0.79 per FPS

Advantages of AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

  • Performs up to 3% better in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive than Ryzen 9 5900X - 829 vs 805 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Ryzen 9 5900X - 32 vs 24 threads

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

805

97%

Value, $/FPS

$0.53/FPS

100%

Price, $

$425

100%

Value Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 12-core, 24-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $425 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo
Ryzen 9 5950X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


FPS

829

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.79/FPS

67%

Price, $

$655.13

64%

FPS Winner

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-core, 32-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor

Buy for $655.13 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 33 minutes ago

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo
Ryzen 9 5950X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo
Ryzen 9 5900X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1672

99%

Multi-Core

14028

85%

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo
Ryzen 9 5950X

Desktop • Nov 5th, 2020


Single-Core

1686

100%

Multi-Core

16567

100%

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Logo

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

vs
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X Logo

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X

Nov 5th, 2020Release DateNov 5th, 2020
Ryzen 9CollectionRyzen 9
VermeerCodenameVermeer
AMD Socket AM4SocketAMD Socket AM4
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
12Cores
16
24Threads
32
3.7 GHz
Base Clock Speed3.4 GHz
4.8 GHzTurbo Clock Speed
4.9 GHz
105 WTDP105 W
7 nmProcess Size7 nm
37.0x
Multiplier34.0x
NoneIntegrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Ryzen 9 5900X or Ryzen 9 5950X

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, 1080p, High

Similar CPU Comparisons

Select from the most popular similar processor comparisons. Most compared processor combinations, including the currently selected ones, are at the top.

Copyright © 2022 HowManyFPS. All rights reserved.

Have a suggestion or a business inquiry? [email protected]

Cookies Policy

As an Amazon Associate HowManyFPS earns from qualifying purchases.