@Tum_Apisak has dug up some preliminary benchmarks for the Ryzen 9 5950X. Being the flagship of the Zen 3 family, the Ryzen 9 5950X is nothing short of impressive. The 7nm chip features a 16-core, 32-thread configuration with 64MB of L3 cache, a 3.4 GHz base clock, and boosts up to 4.9 GHz. When you really look at it, the Ryzen 9 5950X actually has a 100 MHz lower base clock but makes up for it with a 200 MHz higher boost clock as compared to Ryzen 9 3950X. The Ryzen 9 5950X put up a Processor Arithmetic score of 611.94 GOPS. The score for a Ryzen 9 3950X is 562.11 GOPS. The Ryzen 9 5950X is approximately 8.9% faster in this benchmark. When it comes to the Processor Multi-Media test, the Ryzen 9 5950X scored 2066.49 Mpix/s while the Ryzen 9 3950X averages 1650.49 Mpix/s, so we’re looking at a remarkable 25.2% difference in the Ryzen 9 5950X’s favor. The Core i9-10900K has an aggregated Processor Arithmetic and Processor Multi-Media score of 400.99 GOPS and 1142.70 Mpix/s, respectively. The Ryzen 9 5950X is up to 52.6% and 80.8% faster, which isn’t a complete shock since AMD’s chip does have six more cores. The unreleased 16-core chip also did a few rounds in Geekbench 5.
The Ryzen 9 5950X had a single-core score of 2,022 points, while the Ryzen 9 3900X raked in 1,696 points. That’s a whopping 19.2% improvement. According to the results, the Ryzen 9 5950X delivered a 12.9% higher multi-core performance than the Ryzen 9 3900X.