AMD Ryzen 9 3900X vs. Intel Core i9 9900K Performance In 400+ Benchmarks

Written by Michael Larabel in Processors on 2 October 2019 at 10:10 AM EDT. Page 11 of 15. 18 Comments.

Those are the highlights from the 300+ benchmarks ran on the CPUs. Below is a side-by-side higher level look at all of the tests with a measurable difference between the two processors.

Benchmark Result

Or if wanting to sum all of this testing up... Here is the geometric mean from all of this system/CPU benchmarking:

Benchmark Result

The Ryzen 9 3900X in these CPU/system tests turned out to be just under 5% faster than the Core i9 9900K under this plethora of mostly real-world Linux/open-source workloads.

Benchmark Result

If wondering about the first place finishes, the Ryzen 9 3900X was in "first" (whether a narrow or wide margin) 55% of the time. But what about gaming? Let's move onto that.

Phoronix Test Suite users can see the results in full via this result file.

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