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Core i9-12900K vs Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Core i9-12900K vs Ryzen Threadripper 1950X: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

FPS Winner

Intel Core i9-12900K

3.2 GHz | 16-core

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo
Intel Core i9-12900K Gaming Desktop Processor with Integrated Graphics and 16 (8P+8E) Cores up to 5.2 GHz Unlocked LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $324.99 on Amazon

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Updated 60 minutes ago

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

3.4 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo
AMD YD195XA8AEWOF Ryzen Threadripper 1950X (16-core/32-thread) Desktop Processor

Buy for $848.88 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 61 minutes ago

FPS Winner

Intel Core i9-12900K

3.2 GHz | 16-core

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo
Intel Core i9-12900K Gaming Desktop Processor with Integrated Graphics and 16 (8P+8E) Cores up to 5.2 GHz Unlocked LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $324.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 60 minutes ago

vs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

3.4 GHz | 16-core

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo
AMD YD195XA8AEWOF Ryzen Threadripper 1950X (16-core/32-thread) Desktop Processor

Buy for $848.88 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 61 minutes ago

Key Differences

In short, we have a clear winner — Core i9-12900K outperforms the more expensive Ryzen Threadripper 1950X on the selected game parameters, and is also a better bang for your buck! The better performing Core i9-12900K is 1547 days newer than the more expensive Ryzen Threadripper 1950X.

Advantages of Intel Core i9-12900K

  • Performs up to 114% better in League of Legends than Ryzen Threadripper 1950X - 330 vs 154 FPS
  • Up to 62% cheaper than Ryzen Threadripper 1950X - $324.99 vs $848.88
  • Up to 82% better value when playing League of Legends than Ryzen Threadripper 1950X - $0.98 vs $5.51 per FPS
  • Consumes up to 31% less energy than AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X - 125 vs 180 Watts
  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X doesn't have integrated graphics

Advantages of AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than Intel Core i9-12900K - 32 vs 24 threads
This is a free version of League of Legends.
League of Legends

League of Legends

Resolution

1920 x 1080

Game Graphics

Very High

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo
Core i9-12900K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021


FPS

330

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.98/FPS

100%

Price, $

$324.99

100%

FPS and Value Winner

Intel Core i9-12900K Gaming Desktop Processor with Integrated Graphics and 16 (8P+8E) Cores up to 5.2 GHz Unlocked LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $324.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 60 minutes ago

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo
Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Desktop • Aug 10th, 2017


FPS

154

46%

Value, $/FPS

$5.51/FPS

17%

Price, $

$848.88

38%

AMD YD195XA8AEWOF Ryzen Threadripper 1950X (16-core/32-thread) Desktop Processor

Buy for $848.88 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 61 minutes ago

TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920 x 1080

Game Graphics

Very High

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo
Core i9-12900K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo
Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Desktop • Aug 10th, 2017

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo
Core i9-12900K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021


Single-Core

2555

100%

Multi-Core

15155

100%

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo
Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Desktop • Aug 10th, 2017


Single-Core

1177

46%

Multi-Core

7138

47%

Intel Core i9-12900K Logo

Intel Core i9-12900K

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Logo

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

Nov 4th, 2021
Release DateAug 10th, 2017
Core i9CollectionRyzen Threadripper
Alder LakeCodenameWhitehaven
Intel Socket 1700SocketAMD Socket SP3r2
Desktop
Segment
Desktop
16Cores16
24Threads
32
3.2 GHzBase Clock Speed
3.4 GHz
5.2 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed4.0 GHz
125 W
TDP180 W
10 nm
Process Size14 nm
32.0xMultiplier
34.0x
UHD Graphics 770
Integrated GraphicsNone
YesOverclockableYes

Builds Using Core i9-12900K or Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

League of Legends, 1920 x 1080, Very High

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