AMD Ryzen 9 7900X / Ryzen 9 7950X Benchmarks Show Impressive Zen 4 Linux Performance

Written by Michael Larabel in Processors on 26 September 2022. Page 9 of 22. 69 Comments
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks

With The GEGL imaging library used by The GIMP, GNOME, and other open-source software there was tight competition between Alder Lake and Zen 4, showing room still for more improvement on the AMD side especially with Raptor Lake likely to command a more significant lead in these imaging tests.

AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks

In some of the imaging tests like The GIMP and G'MIC, Zen 4 was only competing with the tested Alder Lake processors while in some of the more demanding scenarios like the RawTherapee RAW photography software was Zen 4 leading along with the Inkscape SVG editor.

AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks

For threaded imaging programs like GraphicsMagick that employ OpenMP, the AMD Ryzen 9 7900 series is looking great.

AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks
AMD Ryzen 7900 Series Linux CPU Benchmarks

The AMD Ryzen 9 7900 series also picked up wins for the libjpeg-turbo and libraw imaging library benchmarks.


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