Latest leaked userbenchmark tool results indicated that upcoming Ryzen 9 3950X completely dominates Intel’s current flagship HEDT Core i9-9980XE processor. Scientifically speaking, 16 Core Ryzen 9 flaship is actually able to beat 18 Core Intel Skylake refresh CPU due to AMD’s Zen 2 microarchitecture 7nm transistor shrink that allows electrons to travel faster than 14nm technology found in Intel.
Obviously, Ryzen 9 3950X 16 Core beast takes the lead by 15% in overall results against Intel Core i9-9980XE. These results put Ryzen processor into 3rd fastest CPU in the world according to userbenchmark website. In all aspects like Gaming, Desktop and Workstation the AMD chip scores highest points but behind Intel Core i9-9900KS and i9-9900K because single core frequency speed is slower than 8 core Core i9-9900K series.
Amazingly, Intel’s single core speed dominance ends here in HEDT platform in the hands of AMD’s Ryzen 9 3950X Normal Desktop CPU because all core benchmarks illustrated that Ryzen 9 3950X simply demolishes i9-9980XE by 13-15% faster speed. So, is there any point to purchase Intel HEDT processors right now even after their prices have dropped by half?